Monday 24 November 1969
It was Monday, under the sign of Sagittarius. The US president was Richard Nixon (Republican). In that special week of November people in US were listening to Come Together by The Beatles.
In UK Sugar Sugar by Archies was in the top 5 hits.
Out of It, directed by Paul Williams, 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 24 November 1969 ?
- Roman festivals - in the Byzantine empire the Brumalia (a wine festival) were celebrated from this day until the winter solstice
- R.C. Saints - Saint Andrew Dung-Lac and other Vietnamese martyrs
- Also see November 24 (Eastern Orthodox liturgics)
- Feast Day of St. Colman - Cobh, Ireland
- Teacher's Day in Turkey
- Brittlestar : Vine Star.
- David Adeang: Nauruan lawyer and politician.
- Rob Nicholson: American bass player and songwriter (Cryptic Slaughter and Danzig).
- Lt William L Calley, charged with massacre of over 100 civilians in My Lai Vietnam in March 1968, ordered to stand trial by court martial
- West German President Heinemann visits Netherlands
- Apollo 12 returns to Earth.
- Apollo program: The Apollo 12 command module splashes down safely in the Pacific Ocean, ending the second manned mission to the Moon.
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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
- Steam - Na Na Hey Hey Kiss Him Goodbye
- Peter, Paul and Mary - Leaving on A Jet Plane
- The Beatles - Come Together
- R.B. Greaves - Take A Letter Maria
- Blood, Sweat and Tears - And When I Die
- Creedence Clearwater Revival - Down On The Corner
- The Flying Machine - Smile A Little Smile For Me
- Stevie Wonder - Yester-Me, Yester-You, Yesterday
- Three Dog Night - Eli's Coming
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