What Happened on September 29, 1969

Day of the Week: Monday

Historical Events

  • "Bright Promise" TV Daytime Soap; debuts on NBC-TV
  • "Letters To Laugh-In" debuts on NBC-TV
  • "Love American Style" premieres on ABC-TV
  • "Name Droppers" debuts on NBC-TV
  • "Sale Of Century" debuts on NBC-TV
  • 7th Mayor's Trophy Game, Mets beat Yanks 7-6
  • China performs nuclear test at Lop Nor, PRC
  • Jackie DeShannon gets Gold Record for "Put Little Love in Your Heart"
  • Red Sox Rico Petrocelli hits shortstop record 40th HR of season
  • Steve O'Neal of NY Jets, kicks longest NFL punt; 98 yards vs Denver

Famous Birthdays

  • Aleks Syntek, Mexican singer
  • Angelo Barretto, Filipino racecar driver
  • Erika Eleniak, playmate (Jul, 1989)/actress (Baywatch), born in Glendale, California

Person of interestKelly Robbins

Kelly Robbins, American golfer (LPGA C'ship 1995), born in Mt. Pleasant, Michigan

LPGA Golfer Kelly Robbins
LPGA Golfer
Kelly Robbins