On This Day

What Happened on October 9, 1969

Historical Events


Event of interestEvent of Interest

The Supremes release "Someday We'll Be Together"

Singer and Actress Diana Ross
Singer and Actress
Diana Ross

Famous Birthdays

  • Charles Jordan, American wide receiver (Miami Dolphins), born in Los Angeles, California
  • Dwayne Sabb, American NFL outside linebacker (NE Patriots), born in Jersey City, New Jersey
  • P.J. Harvey, English musician, singer and songwriter, born in Bridport, Dorset, England
  • Steve McQueen, British filmmaker and artist (12 Years a Slave), born in London, England
1969 Highlights

About October 9, 1969

Day of the Week: Thursday
How Long Ago? 50 years, 3 months and 8 days
Leap Year: No

Generation Generation X
Chinese Zodiac: Rooster
Star Sign: Libra