On This Day

What Happened on September 13, 1969

Historical Events

Appears on tv showTelevision Debut

"Scooby-Doo Where are You" by Hanna-Barbera debuts on CBS in the US

Animator Joseph Barbera
Joseph Barbera
Animator William Hanna
William Hanna
  • Baltimore Orioles, win earliest AL Eastern division title
  • Bobby Bonds is baseballs 4th 30-HR, 30-steal player

Music releaseMusic Premiere

Plastic Ono Band's 1st live performance, featuring John Lennon, Yoko Ono and Eric Clapton

Musician and Beatle John Lennon
Musician and Beatle
John Lennon
Rocker, Blues Guitarist and Singer-Songwriter Eric Clapton
Rocker, Blues Guitarist and Singer-Songwriter
Eric Clapton
Artist & Musician Yoko Ono
Artist & Musician
Yoko Ono

Famous Birthdays

  • Bong Joon-ho, South Korean film director (Parasite), born in Daegu, South Korea
  • Ilka Knickenberg, German actress
  • Shane Warne, Australian cricket spin bowler and broadcaster (145 Tests, 708 wickets; 194 ODIs), born in Melbourne, Australia
  • Tyler Perry, American filmmaker (Tyler Perry's House of Payne), author and songwriter, born in New Orleans, Louisiana

Famous Deaths

  • Charles Foulkes, Canada gen/honorary citizen of Wageningen, dies at 66
1969 Highlights

About September 13, 1969

Day of the Week: Saturday
How Long Ago? 51 years and 13 days
Leap Year: No

Generation Generation X
Chinese Zodiac: Rooster
Star Sign: Virgo