What Happened on September 21, 1969

Historical Events

  • NY Jet Steve O'Neal punts 98 yards against Denver Broncos
  • Ron Hill wins European marathon (2:16:47.8)

Famous Birthdays

  • Billy Porter, American actor and singer (Kinky Boots), born in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania
  • Jason Christiansen, pitcher (Pittsburgh Pirates), born in Omaha, Nebraska
  • Mic Christopher, Irish rock singer and songwriter (The Mary Janes; solo - "Heyday";"Skylarkin'"), born in The Bronx, New York City (d. 2001)
1969 Highlights

About September 21, 1969

Day of the Week: Sunday
How Long Ago? 53 years, 4 months and 16 days
Leap Year: No

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

Music Charts

  • US #1 Song: Sugar, Sugar - The Archies
  • UK #1 Song: Bad Moon Rising - Creedence Clearwater Revival