Sunday 27 April 1969
It was Sunday, under the sign of Taurus. The US president was Richard Nixon (Republican).
Famous people born on this day include Cory Booker and Darcey Bussell.
In that special week of April people in US were listening to Aquarius/Let The Sunshine In (The Flesh Failures) by The 5th Dimension.
In UK The Israelites by Desmond Dekker & The Aces was in the top 5 hits.
Teorema, directed by Pier Paolo Pasolini, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1969
while The Joys Of Yiddish by Leo Rosten was one of the best selling books.
If you liked videogames you were probably playing Space Travel.
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- Saint Liberalis
- Saint Mariana
- Saint Floribert
- Rochester, NY: Al Franken Day.
- Catalonia: Montserrat's Day (see Montserrat).
- South Africa: Freedom day.
- Slovenia: Day of Uprising Against Occupation.
- Saint Zita Lombardo
- Cory Booker: American lawyer and politician.
- Darcey Bussell: British ballerina.
- Tyrone Rodgers: Canadian Football League defensive linebacker (Winnipeg Blue Bombers).
- Brett Steven: in Bermuda; New Zealand tennis player (Olympics-1996).
- Tess Daly: TV Show Host.
- Grahame Cheney: Australian boxer.
- Vladimir Kozlov: Ukrainian-American wrestler and actor.
- Mica Paris: British singer and presenter.
- Francine "Frankie" McRae: Australian softball outfielder (1996 Olympics - Bronze Medalist).
- Carol Mann wins LPGA Raleigh Ladies Golf Invitational.
Which were the top hits in that special week of April 1969 ?
Top #10 songs in the USA
- The 5th Dimension - Aquarius/Let The Sunshine In (The Flesh Failures)
- Blood, Sweat & Tears - You've Made Me So Very Happy
- The Isley Brothers - It's Your Thing
- The Cowsills - Hair
- Jerry Butler - Only The Strong Survive
- Edwin Starr - Twenty-Five Miles
- Glen Campbell - Galveston
- Booker T. & The M.G.'s - Time Is Tight
- Tommy Roe - Dizzy
- Tommy James and the Shondells - Sweet Cherry Wine
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