Tuesday 25 February 1969
It was Tuesday, under the sign of Pisces. The US president was Richard Nixon (Republican).
Famous people born on this day include Kerry Dienelt and Michelle Gibson.
In that special week of February people in US were listening to Everyday People by Sly & the Family Stone.
In UK (If Paradise Is) Half As Nice by Amen Corner was in the top 5 hits.
The Prime of Miss Jean Brodie, directed by Ronald Neame, 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 Fortune.
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 25 February 1969 ?
- Blessed Romeo
- Kuwait's national day.
- People Power Day, special holiday in the Philippines.
- Saint Klaudian
- Saint Walburgis
- Saint Adeltrude
- Saint Cesar
- Kerry Dienelt: Australian softball catcher / 1st baseman (1996 Olympics - Bronze Medalist).
- Michelle Gibson: Equestrian dressage (1996 Olympics - Bronze Medalist).
- Donald Hodge: NBA center (Charlotte Hornets).
- Etienne Crécy: French DJ and producer of aristocratic descent, composing electro and house music, surnamed "Baron de la French Touch".
- Paul Trimboli: Australian footballer and manager.
- Jan Zajic: Czechoslovakian activist, a student and patriot who became a national hero when he burned himself to death in response to the Soviet Invasion on 8/21/1968.
- Beatles begin recording Abbey Road album
- Mariner 6 launched for fly-by of Mars
- Pension plan for baseball is agreed to.
Which were the top hits in that special week of February 1969 ?
Top #10 songs in the USA
- Sly & the Family Stone - Everyday People
- Tommy James and the Shondells - Crimson And Clover
- The Foundations - Build Me Up Buttercup
- The Doors - Touch Me
- Creedence Clearwater Revival - Proud Mary
- The Turtles - You Showed Me
- Jay and the Americans - This Magic Moment
- Smokey Robinson - Baby, Baby Don't Cry
- Brooklyn Bridge - Worst That Could Happen
- Tommy Roe - Dizzy
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