[align=center][color=00FFFF]... 1969 ...
The top selling movie was Butch Cassidy and the Sundance Kid.
People's Democracy begins a march from Belfast to Derry, Northern Ireland in support of civil rights.
The Soviet Union launches Venera 6 toward Venus. After 147 years, the last issue of The Saturday Evening Post is published. Two cosmonauts transfer
from Soyuz 5 to Soyuz 4 via a spacewalk while the two craft are docked together, the first time such a transfer takes place. The two spacecraft
undock. Soyuz 4 will reenter Earth's atmosphere and land January 17 while Soyuz 5 will have a hard landing January 18.
The Manson Family kills Leno and Rosemary LaBianca, wealthy Los Angeles business people.
In Cairo, Yasser Arafat is elected Palestine Liberation Organization leader at the Palestinian National Congress.
Apollo 10's lunar module flies to within 15,400 m of the Moon's surface.
Man lands on the moon during the Apollo 11 mission of the United States.
The first heart transplantation occurs.
The first computer game, Spacewar, is created.
The song I Heard It Through the Grapevine by Marvin Gaye topped the US charts.
Ooh, I bet you're wondering how I knew
About you're plans to make me blue
With some other guy that you knew before.
Between the two of us guys
You know I love you more.
It took me by surprise I must say,
When I found out yesterday.
Don't you know that...
When you were 9, the movie Superman was playing.
When you were 8, there was Herbie Goes to Monte Carlo.
When you were 7, there was a Disney movie out called The Rescuers.
In 1969, a new character entered the world of comic books: Vampirella. Bang! Boom!
What an an amazing it time
Love and harmony