Historical Events on May 1, 1969

Day of the Week: Thursday

Historical Events

  • 43 Unification church couples wed in NYC
  • Houston Don Wilson 2nd no-hitter beats Cincinnati Reds, 4-0
  • James Chichester-Clark is elected as leader of the Unionist party, succeededing Terence O'Neill as the Northern Ireland Prime Minister
  • Leonard Tose buys NFL Philadelphia Eagles for $16,155,000
  • Pirate Radio Station 259 (England/France) begins transmitting