On This Day

What Happened on September 3, 1969

Famous Birthdays

  • John Fugelsang, American actor and political commentator, born in Long Island, New York
  • Keith Traylor, American NFL defensive tackle (Super Bowl 1997-98, 2004), born in Little Rock, Arkansas
  • Noah Baumbach, American, director, writer and filmmaker (The Squid and the Whale), born in Brooklyn, New York

Famous Deaths

  • John Lester, American cricket all-rounder (Gentlemen of Philadelphia CC), dies at 98
1969 Highlights

About September 3, 1969

Day of the Week: Wednesday
How Long Ago? 52 years, 11 months and 7 days
Leap Year: No

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

Music Charts

  • US #1 Song: Honky Tonk Women - The Rolling Stones
  • UK #1 Song: In The Year 2525 (Exorium And Terminus) - Zager & Evans