Thursday 26 June 1969
It was Thursday, under the sign of Cancer. The US president was Richard Nixon (Republican).
Famous people born on this day include Barry Kloeth and Harry Boatswain.
In that special week of June people in US were listening to Love Theme From Romeo & Juliet by Henry Mancini, His Orchestra And Chorus.
In UK The Ballad Of John And Yoko by The Beatles was in the top 5 hits.
Death Rides a Horse, directed by Giulio Petroni, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1969
while Bullet Park by John Cheever was one of the best selling books.
On TV people were watching The Main Chance.
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 26 June 1969 ?
- Saints John and Paul
- The United Nations' Day in Support of Victims of Torture.
- Flag Day in Romania
- Sunthorn Phu Day in Thailand
- Independence Day in Madagascar
- Saint Josemarfa Escriv� (d. 1975)
- Barry Kloeth: WLAF wide receiver (Amsterdam Admirals).
- Harry Boatswain: NFL tackle (Philadelphia Eagles).
- Michael Myers: Cook County, Illinois -- Pitcher (Detroit Tigers).
- Troy Auzenne: NFL tackle (Chicago Bears).
- Carlo Boszhard: Dutch singer and television host.
- Colin Greenwood: English bass player and songwriter (Radiohead)
- Ingrid Lempereur: Belgian swimmer
- Francis Magee: Irish-English actor
- Geir Moen: Norwegian sprinter
- Mike Myers: American baseball player
Which were the top hits in that special week of June 1969 ?
Top #10 songs in the USA
- Henry Mancini, His Orchestra And Chorus - Love Theme From Romeo & Juliet
- Creedence Clearwater Revival - Bad Moon Rising
- The Beatles - Get Back
- Marvin Gaye - Too Busy Thinking About My Baby
- Three Dog Night - One
- Blood, Sweat & Tears - Spinning Wheel
- Elvis Presley - In The Ghetto
- Oliver - Good Morning Starshine
- Desmond Dekker & the Aces - Israelites
- The Friends Of Distinction - Grazing In The Grass
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