On This Day

What Happened on September 26, 1969

Historical Events

  • Bolivia military coup under general Ovando Candia
  • The Beatles release "Abbey Road" album, their final recordings as a quartet

Television Premiere

TV sitcom "The Brady Bunch" created by Sherwood Schwartz premieres on ABC in the US

  • USSR performs underground nuclear test

Famous Birthdays

  • Andy Petterson, Australian footballer, born in Fremantle, Australia
  • Anthony Kavanagh, French Canadian comedian, actor and singer, born in Longueuil, Canada
  • Paul Warhurst, English footballer, born in Metropolitan Borough of Stockport, United Kingdom
1969 Highlights

About September 26, 1969

Day of the Week: Friday
How Long Ago? 52 years, 3 months and 24 days
Leap Year: No

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