A Year In The Life Of The USS Spiegel Grove (LSD-32)
1969

On TV...

Beat The Clock

The Benny Hill Show

The Dick Cavett Show

He Said, She Said

At the Movies...

Hello Dolly!

Butch Cassidy and The Sundance Kid

True Grit

Midnight Cowboy

The Academy Awards...(no host)

Best Picture is - Midnight Cowboy
Best Actor is - John Wayne
Best Actress is - Maggie Smith

Some of the Celebrities Born This Year:

January

Verne Troyer

February

Jack Reda

March

Amy Pietz

April

Ari Meyers

May

Hudon Leick

June

Steffi Graf

July

Rain Pryor

August

Matthew Perry

September

Rachel Hunter

October

Kelly Ripa

November

Ken Griffey, Jr.

December

Julie Delpy

Some of the Celebrities Who Died This Year:

January

Ian Fleming

February

Frank Ellis

March

Dwight D. Eisenhower

April

Rex Evans

May

Jimmy McHugh

June

Leo Gorcey

July

Floyd Dell

August

Sharon Tate

September

Everett Dirksen

October

Sonja Henie

November

Joseph P. Kennedy

December

Arthur Kay

World Events for 1969.

Date

Event

1 April

France withdraws from NATO

21 July

Apollo 11 lands on moon

15 August

Woodstock weekend

3 September

Ho Chi Minh dies

12 September

President Nixon reumes bombing North Vietnam

20 October

A message between 2 computers signals the birth of ARPANET

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