Sunday September 21, 1969

US date format: 9/21/1969, UK date format: 21/9/1969

It was Sunday, under the sign of Virgo (see zodiac on September 21, 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 Anne De Petrini and Warren Defever. In that special week of September people in US were listening to Sugar, Sugar by The Archies. In UK Bad Moon Rising by Creedence Clearwater Revival was in the top 5 hits. The Damned, directed by Luchino Visconti, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1969 while The Making Of The President 1968 by Theodore H. White was one of the best selling books. On TV people were watching Here Comes the Grump. If you liked videogames you were probably playing Space Travel.
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Historical Events

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Holidays

  • Mabon - Neopagan festival of Mabon
  • International Day of Peace of the United Nations, as propagated by Peace One Day
  • In ancient Greece, the eighth day of the Eleusinian Mysteries, when the secret rites in the Telesterion finish and the feast, Pannychis, begins.
  • Philippines - Thanksgiving Day
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Events

  • 58th Davis Cup: USA beats Romania in Cleveland (5-0)
  • Donna Caponi Young wins LPGA Lincoln-Mercury Golf Open
  • Ron Hill wins European marathon (2:16:47.8)

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Movies

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Butch Cassidy and the Sundance Kid

Butch Cassidy and the Sundance Kid

Directed by: George Roy Hill

Starring: Paul Newman, Robert Redford, Katharine Ross, Strother Martin

Country: United States of America

This Man Must Die

This Man Must Die

Directed by: Claude Chabrol

Starring: Michel Duchaussoy, Caroline Cellier, Jean Yanne, Anouk Ferjac

Aradhana

Aradhana

Directed by: Shakti Samanta

Starring: Rajesh Khanna, Sharmila Tagore, Sujit Kumar, Farida Jalal

The Damned

The Damned

Directed by: Luchino Visconti

Starring: Dirk Bogarde, Ingrid Thulin, Helmut Griem, Helmut Berger

Country: United States of America

Take the Money and Run

Take the Money and Run

Directed by: Woody Allen

Starring: Woody Allen, Janet Margolin, Marcel Hillaire, Jacquelyn Hyde

Country: United States of America

Sport Games on September 21, 1969

Sport Games on September 21, 1969


NFL

American Football
  • Chicago Bears - Green Bay Packers : 0 - 17
  • Cleveland Browns - Philadelphia Eagles : 27 - 20
  • Detroit Lions - Pittsburgh Steelers : 13 - 16
  • Los Angeles Rams - Baltimore Colts : 27 - 20
  • Minnesota Vikings - New York Giants : 23 - 24
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TV Series

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Here Comes the Grump

Here Comes the Grump

Directed by: Grant Simmons

Kapitän Harmsen

Kapitän Harmsen

Written by:

Starring: Marianne Lindner, Gerhard Bormann, Brigitte Rohkohl, Folmer Rubæk

Where the Heart Is

Where the Heart Is

Strange Report

Strange Report

Starring: Anthony Quayle, Kaz Garas, Anneke Wills, Charles Lloyd Pack

Country: United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland

The David Frost Show

The David Frost Show

Starring: David Frost

Country: United States of America

How old am I?

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Magazine Covers

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Books

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The Making Of The President 1968 by Theodore H. White

The Making Of The President 1968

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“White unites a novelist's knack of dramatization and a historian's sense of significance with a synthesizing skill that grasps the reader by the lapels.”

The Kingdom And The Power by Gay Talese

The Kingdom And The Power

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The classic inside story of The New York Times, the most prestigious, and perhaps the most powerful, of all American newspapers.

Naked Came The Stranger by Penelope Ashe

Naked Came The Stranger

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A steamy, bestselling tale of Long Island lust, written as a daring literary hoax by Newsday columnist Mike McGrady and two dozen of his colleaguesFor talk show host Gillian Blake, the

The Goodbye Look by Ross MacDonald

The Goodbye Look

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In The Goodbye Look, Lew Archer is hired to investigate a burglary at the mission-style mansion of Irene and Larry Chalmers.

Ernest Hemingway by Carlos Baker

Ernest Hemingway

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Biography, Literary Studies, Classic Amercian Literature

Videogames

What videogames would you be playing back in the days?

Space Travel

Space Travel

Platform: Multics, GECOS, PDP-7

Genre: Simulation game

Frequently Asked Questions

What day of the week was on September 21, 1969?

On September 21, 1969 the day of the week was Sunday.

What zodiac sign is September 21, 1969?

On September 21, 1969 the zodiac sign was Virgo.

Who was the US President on September 21, 1969?

On September 21, 1969 the US President was Richard Nixon (Republican).

Who was the UK Prime Minister on September 21, 1969?

On September 21, 1969 the UK Prime Minister was Harold Wilson (Labour).

Who was the Pope on September 21, 1969?

On September 21, 1969 Pope St Paul VI was leading the Catholic Church.

Which famous people are born on September 21, 1969?

On September 21, 1969 several famous people were born including, Anne De Petrini, Warren Defever, Pierre Notte.

What was the number one song in September 21, 1969?

The number one song in the week of September 21, 1969 was Sugar, Sugar by The Archies in US and Bad Moon Rising by Creedence Clearwater Revival in UK.

What were the top hits on September 21, 1969?

The top hits on September 21, 1969 were Sugar, Sugar by The Archies, Honky Tonk Women by The Rolling Stones, Green River by Creedence Clearwater Revival in US and Bad Moon Rising by Creedence Clearwater Revival, In The Year 2525 by Zager & Evans, Don't Forget To Remember by The Bee Gees in UK.


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