July 1, 1969 (Tuesday). The formal investiture of the United Kingdom's Prince Charles as the Prince of Wales took place at Caernarvon Castle in Wales, as the crown prince's mother, Queen Elizabeth II, placed the coronet (a small crown) on in his head. For the first time, the ceremony was televised live to British viewers, and was seen by an estimated half a billion viewers in the United St...
Historical events in July 1969. Learn about 58 famous, scandalous and important events that happened in Jul 1969 or search by date or keyword.
Historical Events for July, 1969. 14th » Football War: After Honduras loses a soccer match against El Salvador, riots break out in Honduras against Salvadoran migrant workers. 14th » Large denominations of United States currency or The United States $500, $1,000, $5,000 and $10,000 bills are officially withdrawn from circulation.
What happened on July 2, 1969. Browse historical events, famous birthdays and notable deaths from Jul 2, 1969 or search by date, day or keyword.
Historical Events for 20th July, 1969 » A cease fire is announced between Honduras and El Salvador, six days after the beginning of the "Football War". Famous Birthdays on July 20 in 1969 » Josh Holloway, American actor » Kreso Kovacec, Croatian-German footballer
July 20, 1969 Historical Events. 1969 – A cease fire is announced between Honduras and El Salvador, 6 days after the beginning of the “Football War”. 1969 – Apollo Program: Apollo 11 successfully makes the first manned landing on the Moon in the Sea of Tranquility. Americans Neil Armstrong and Buzz Aldrin become the first humans to walk ...
1969 was a common year starting on Wednesday of the Gregorian calendar, the 1969th year of the Common Era (CE) and Anno Domini (AD) designations, the 969th year of the 2nd millennium, the 69th year of the 20th century, and the 10th and last year of the 1960s decade.
From Woodstock and a man on the moon to the Manson murders and the Stonewall riots, the summer of 1969 was a tumultuous and eventful time. Listed below are a few of the historic and memorable ...
Woodstock attracts more than 350,000 rock-n-roll fans, Atlanta International Pop Festival on 4th July attracts 100,000 fans, Isle of Wight Festival attracted an audience of approximately 150,000 ; More Information and Timeline For Significant Music Events in 1969 1.
On July 20, 1969, just eight years after President John F. Kennedy threw down the Cold War gauntlet and announced the ambitious goal of “landing a man on the moon and returning him safely to the ...