Saturday 22 November 1969
It was Saturday, under the sign of Sagittarius. The US president was Richard Nixon (Republican). In that special week of November people in US were listening to Wedding Bell Blues by The 5th Dimension.
In UK Sugar Sugar by Archies was in the top 5 hits.
Change of Habit, directed by William Graham, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1969
while The House On The Strand by Daphne du Maurier was one of the best selling books.
But much more happened that day: find out below..
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Which were the important events of 22 November 1969 ?
- R.C. Saints - Feast of Saint Cecilia
- Also see November 22 (Eastern Orthodox liturgics)
- Lebanon - Independence Day (from France, 1943)
- Family Day begins in 2005
- Astrology: usually the first day of sun sign Sagittarius
- Byron Houston: American former professional basketball player and convicted sex offender.
- Marjane Satrapi: Iranian author and illustrator.
- Katrin Krabbe: German athlete, track star for the German Democratic Republic before 1990.
- John Parrella: NFL defensive tackle (SD Chargers).
- Acario Cotapos: Composer, dies at 80.
- Isolation of single gene announced by scientists at Harvard University
- In American football, the University of Michigan upset Ohio State University, 24-12, in Bo Schembechler's first season as Michigan's head coach. The win set off the 10 Year War between Schembechler and Ohio State's Woody Hayes. (See also Michigan-Ohio State rivalry).
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Which were the top hits in that special week of November 1969 ?
Top #10 songs in the USA
- The 5th Dimension - Wedding Bell Blues
- The Temptations - I Can't Get Next To You
- Steam - Na Na Hey Hey Kiss Him Goodbye
- The Beatles - Come Together
- Elvis Presley - Suspicious Minds
- R.B. Greaves - Take A Letter Maria
- Blood, Sweat and Tears - And When I Die
- The Beatles - Something
- The Flying Machine - Smile A Little Smile For Me
- Stevie Wonder - Yester-Me, Yester-You, Yesterday
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