Tuesday 27 May 1969
It was Tuesday, under the sign of Gemini. The US president was Richard Nixon (Republican).
Famous people born on this day include Francois Letourneau and Travis Williams.
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 27 May 1969 ?
- Mother's Day in Bolivia (Dfa de la Madre)
- Bruno, Bishop of Wnrzburg
- Pope John I
- Saint Julius the Veteran
- Feast day of the following saints in the Roman Catholic Church: Venerable Bede
- Lag Ba'omer in Judaism (2005)
- Children's Day in Nigeria
- Francois Letourneau: St. Jerome, Quebec -- Canoeist (1996 Olympics).
- Travis Williams: NBA forward (Charlotte Hornets).
- Todd Hundley in Martinsville: Virginia, USA; catcher (New York Mets).
- Lesley Tashlin in Toronto: Ontario, Canada; 100 metre hurdler (Olympics-1996).
- Chip Beake: WLAF administrative assistant (Barcelona Dragons).
- DondrT T Whitfield in Brooklyn: New York, USA; actor (Another World, All My Children).
- Todd Hundley: American baseball player
- Jeremy Mayfield: American race car driver
- Dondre Whitfield: American actor
- Jeffrey Hunter: Actor (Christopher Pike-Star Trek Cage), dies at 43.
- Jerry Lewis Show second run, last airs on NBC-TV
- Walt Disney World construction begins.
Which were the top hits in that special week of May 1969 ?
Top #10 songs in the USA
- The Beatles - Get Back
- Mercy - Love (Can Make You Happy)
- The 5th Dimension - Aquarius/Let The Sunshine In (The Flesh Failures)
- The Edwin Hawkins Singers - Oh Happy Day
- The Cowsills - Hair
- The Guess Who - These Eyes
- Donovan - Atlantis
- Ray Stevens - Gitarzan
- Elvis Presley - In The Ghetto
- The Friends Of Distinction - Grazing In The Grass
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