On This Day

What Happened on September 6, 1969

Historical Events

  • John Kander and Fred Ebb's "Cabaret" closes at Broadhurst Theater, NYC, after 1166 performances and 8 Tony Awards

Famous Birthdays

  • Aaron Pierce, American NFL halfback (NY Giants), born in Seattle, Washington
  • Ben Finegold, American chess player, born in Detroit, Michigan
  • CeCe Peniston, American singer (Finally) and beauty queen (Miss Black Arizona 1989), born in Phoenix, Arizona
  • Doug Pirini, New Zealand decathlete (Olympics 1996), born in Auckland, New Zealand
  • Helen Labdon, English model (page 3), born in Bracknell, England
  • Michael Davis, American softball player (Solvents, et al)
  • Michellie Jones, Australian triathlete (won two ITU Triathlon World Championships), born in Fairfield, New South Wales, Australia

Famous Deaths

  • Arthur Friedenreich, Brazilian football player, dies at 77
1969 Highlights

About September 6, 1969

Day of the Week: Saturday
How Long Ago? 52 years, 4 months and 12 days
Leap Year: No

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