Historical Events for the Year 1969. 5th January » The Troubles: The Royal Ulster Constabulary raid the Bogside area of Derry, damaging property and beating residents. In response, residents erect barricades and establish Free Derry. 12th January » The New York Jets of the American Football League defeat the History of the Baltimore Colts named Baltimore Colts of the National Football League ...
Events. In August, more than half a million people gather in the small, upstate New York town of Bethel (near Woodstock, N.Y.) for four days of rain, sex, drugs and rock 'n' roll.
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It was the 46th Monday of 1969. If you were born on this date your birthday numbers 11, 10 and 1969 reveal that your life path number is 1.Your zodiac sign is Scorpio with a ruling planet Pluto, your birthstone is the Topaz and Citrine, and your birth flower is the Chrysanthemum.You are 50 years old, and were born in 1960s, in the middle of Generation X.
This year 1969 saw 'The Saturday Evening Post' cease publication. When did it begin? 1912. 1877. 1821. 1906. NEXT> 9. What was the price, approximately, of one gallon of gas? $0.50. $0.65. $0.40. $0.35. NEXT> 10. U.S. Senator Edward (Ted) Kennedy pleaded guilty to leaving the scene of a fatal accident on July 18th. The accident resulted in the ...
Jan 27, 2019 - 1969 History, Trivia and Fun Facts Quick Facts from 1969: World Changing Event: Neil A. Armstrong, Command Module pilot Michael Collins, and Lunar Module pilot Edwin “Buzz” E. Aldrin landed in the Sea of Tranquility, on The Moon on July 20, 1969. Other World Changing Event: The Arpanet (first internet) was created. The Top Song…
“There’s no mistaking a Corvette for anything but a Corvette.” 1969 Corvette sales brochure The Sting Ray name returned in 1969 after sitting out a year, though it was now one word: Stingray. The 327 CID small-block V8 options were replaced with a 350 CID engine. Though only two were built, the 1969 ZL-1 Corvette […]
“Style and performance were the hallmarks of the 1969 Camaro. In many ways this was the ultimate pony car.” This was the last of the first generation Camaro. Many consider it the best looking of all the Camaros. General Motors must have thought so too because it was the inspiration for the reintroduced 2010 Camaro.
Check out these surprising facts you may not know about the first moon landing in 1969. It seems like just yesterday we heard those famous words from Neil Armstrong, “One small step for man, one ...
The 1960s was a time of upheaval in virtually every part of American culture. From music to civil rights, here are just some of the noteworthy events that went down during this incredible decade.