Monday 30 June 1969
It was Monday, under the sign of Cancer. The US president was Richard Nixon (Republican).
Famous people born on this day include Jim Montgomery and Ken Gernander.
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 The Kingdom And The Power by Gay Talese was one of the best selling books.
On TV people were watching The David Frost Show.
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 30 June 1969 ?
- Independence Day in the Democratic Republic of the Congo.
- First Martyrs of the See of Rome.
- Jim Montgomery: Montreal, Quebec -- NHL center (Philadelphia Flyers).
- Ken Gernander: Grand Rapids -- NHL center (NY Rangers).
- Kristina Farrar Stookey: Martha Vineyard, Massachusetts -- 470 yachter (1996 Olympics - 4th Place).
- Sanath Jayasuriya: Sri Lankan cricketer and politician.
- Uta Rohländer: German sprinter.
- Sébastien Rose: Canadian director and screenwriter
- Jan Evangelista Zelinka: Composer, dies at 76.
- Derek Clayton of Australia sets marathon record at 2:08:34.
- Spain cedes Ifni to Morocco.
- Nigeria bans Red Cross aid to Biafra.
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
- Blood, Sweat & Tears - Spinning Wheel
- Creedence Clearwater Revival - Bad Moon Rising
- Oliver - Good Morning Starshine
- Three Dog Night - One
- The Beatles - Get Back
- Tommy James and the Shondells - Crystal Blue Persuasion
- Zager & Evans - In The Year 2525 (Exordium & Terminus)
- The Winstons - Color Him Father
- Marvin Gaye - Too Busy Thinking About My Baby
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