Saturday February 01, 1969
US date format: 2/1/1969, UK date format: 1/2/1969
It was Saturday, under the sign of Aquarius (see zodiac on February 1, 1969). The US president was Richard Nixon (Republican), the UK Prime Minister was Harold Wilson (Labour), Pope St Paul VI was leading the Catholic Church.
Famous people born on this day include Brian Krause and Andrew Breitbart.
In that special week of February people in US were listening to Crimson And Clover by Tommy James and the Shondells.
In UK Ob-La-Di Ob-La-Da by Marmalade was in the top 5 hits.
Sweet Charity, directed by Bob Fosse, was one of the most viewed movie released in 1969
while On Reflection by Helen Hayes and Sandford Dody was one of the best selling book.
If you liked videogames you were probably playing Space Travel.
But much more happened that day: find out below..
Which were the important events of February 01, 1969?
- St. Brigid of Kildare - one of the three patron saints of Ireland, the others being St. Patrick and St. Columcille.
- In Roald Dahl's Willy Wonka and the Chocolate Factory, the fictional character Willy Wonka gives an unprecedented tour of his chocolate factory on February 1 (year unspecified).
- Blessed Reginald of Sint-Gillis
- The start of LGBT History Month in the United Kingdom.
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- Jim Morrison arrested for exposing himself in concert
- WPGH TV channel 53 in Pittsburgh, PA (IND) begins broadcasting
- US female Figure Skating championship won by Janet Lynn.
Which were the top hits in that special week of February 01, 1969?
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Which were the most popular TV Series released in those months?
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What videogames would you be playing back in the days?
Frequently Asked Questions
What day of the week was on February 01, 1969?
On February 01, 1969 the day of the week was Saturday.
What zodiac sign is February 01, 1969?
On February 01, 1969 the zodiac sign was Aquarius.
Who was the US President on February 01, 1969?
On February 01, 1969 the US President was Richard Nixon (Republican).
Who was the UK Prime Minister on February 01, 1969?
On February 01, 1969 the UK Prime Minister was Harold Wilson (Labour).
Who was the Pope on February 01, 1969?
On February 01, 1969 Pope St Paul VI was leading the Catholic Church.
Which famous people are born on February 01, 1969?
On February 01, 1969 several famous people were born including, Brian Krause, Andrew Breitbart, Patrick Wilson.
What was the number one song in February 01, 1969?
The number one song in the week of February 01, 1969 was Crimson And Clover by Tommy James and the Shondells in US and Ob-La-Di Ob-La-Da by Marmalade in UK.
What were the top hits on February 01, 1969?
The top hits on February 01, 1969 were Crimson And Clover by Tommy James and the Shondells, Everyday People by Sly & the Family Stone, Worst That Could Happen by Brooklyn Bridge in US and Ob-La-Di Ob-La-Da by Marmalade, Albatross by Fleetwood Mac, Lily The Pink by The Scaffold in UK.