Thursday 22 May 1969
It was Thursday, under the sign of Gemini. The US president was Richard Nixon (Republican).
Famous people born on this day include Tim Wiley and Tim Wiley in Lexington.
In that special week of May people in US were listening to Get Back by The Beatles.
In UK Get Back by Beatles With Billy Preston was in the top 5 hits.
Once Upon a Time in the West, directed by Sergio Leone, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1969
while The Salzburg Connection by Helen MacInnes was one of the best selling books.
On TV people were watching The Gnomes of Dulwich.
If you liked videogames you were probably playing Space Travel.
But much more happened that day: find out below..
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Which were the important events of 22 May 1969 ?
- Saint Humilita
- Saint Rita of Cascia
- Victoria Day in Canada
- World Biodiversity Day.
- Republic of Yemen - National Day.
- National Heroes Day in Sri Lanka.
- National Maritime Day in the United States.()
- Saint Atto
- Saint Emile
- Saint Fulk
- Saint Lupus
- Saint Romanus
- Saint Julia
- Saint Renata of Bavaria
- Tim Wiley: Lexington, Massachusetts -- Kayak (1996 Olympics).
- Tim Wiley in Lexington: Massachusetts, USA; kayak (alternate-Olympics-1996).
- Vaughn Eshelman in Philadelphia: Pennsylvania, USA; pitcher (Boston Red Sox).
- Vaughn Eshelman: American pro baseball pitcher who signed with the Baltimore Orioles in the fourth round of free-agent draft pick 6/03/1991.
- Paula Brown: American Beauty Queen who was crowned Miss California in the summer of 1989.
- Michael Kelly: American actor
- Cathy Rodgers: American lawyer and politician
- Damijan Stepančič: Slovene painter and illustrator
- Stafford and Cernan pilot Apollo 10 LEM 9.4 miles (15km) above lunar surface.
- Apollo 10's lunar module flies within 8.4 nautical miles (16 km) of the moon's surface.
- Apollo program: ''Apollo 10'''s lunar module flies to within 15,400 m of the Moon's surface.
Which were the top hits in that special week of May 1969 ?
Top #10 songs in the USA
- The Beatles - Get Back
- The 5th Dimension - Aquarius/Let The Sunshine In (The Flesh Failures)
- Mercy - Love (Can Make You Happy)
- The Cowsills - Hair
- The Edwin Hawkins Singers - Oh Happy Day
- The Isley Brothers - It's Your Thing
- Donovan - Atlantis
- Simon & Garfunkel - The Boxer
- Ray Stevens - Gitarzan
- The Guess Who - These Eyes
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