On This Day

What Happened on October 3, 1969

Famous Birthdays

Gwen Stefani

Gwen Stefani, American singer-songwriter (No Doubt - "Just A Girl'; "Don't Talk"), born in Fullerton, California

  • Shane Butterworth, actor (Timmy-Bad News Bears)
  • Tetsuya, Japanese rock bassist (L'Arc-en-Ciel), born in Hikone, Shiga, Japan

Famous Deaths

  • Nehemiah "Skip" James, American Delta blues singer, guitarist and piano player ("I'm So Glad"), dies at 67
1969 Highlights

About October 3, 1969

Day of the Week: Friday
How Long Ago? 52 years, 1 month and 24 days
Leap Year: No

Generation: Generation X
Chinese Zodiac: Rooster
Star Sign: Libra