The 20th of March, 1969, fell on a Thursday. Day 79 of 1969. Decade: 1960s.
50 years, 10 months and 2 days have passed since the 20th of March, 1969.
On This Date
Events that occurred on the 20th of March, 1969:
John Lennon and Yoko Ono are married.
Songs that were on top of the music singles charts in the USA and the United Kingdom on the 20th of March, 1969:
United States: Dizzy - Tommy Roe
United Kingdom: Where Do You Go To - Peter Sarstedt
News Topics, Fads & Culture
Trending news stories and fads that were prevalent throughout this time period. These are news stories and events that would have been in the media on the 20th of March, 1969.
Joe South - "Games People Play"
"Games People Play" by Joe South would go on to win a Grammy for 1969's Song of the Year.
The Silent Majority.
"The Middle Americans" (aka The Silent Majority) are named as the Time Person of the Year in 1969.
"Midnight Cowboy" won the Academy Award for Best Picture in 1969.
1969 in movies.
Movies released in 1969 included Butch Cassidy and the Sundance Kid, Midnight Cowboy, Easy Rider, "Hello, Dolly!", Bob & Carol & Ted & Alice, The Italian Job, Paint Your Wagon, True Grit, The Wild Bunch, Cactus Flower, "Goodbye, Columbus" and On Her Majesty's Secret Service.
1969 in music.
The Billboard Charts in 1969 were dominated by the likes of Marvin Gaye, The 5th Dimension, The Beatles, Zager and Evans, The Rolling Stones, The Archies and Tommy Roe.
Celebrities and historical figures that were born on the 20th of March:
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Time Difference & Statistics
Here are some fun statistics about the 20th of March, 1969.
18,569 days have passed since this date.
1,604,365,200 seconds have passed since the 20th of March, 1969.
If you were born on this day, your heart has beated approximately 1,871,759,400 times.
Since the 20th of March, 1969, earth has travelled approximately 827,852,443,200 miles through space.
If you were born on this day, your eyes have blinked approximately 267,394,200 times.
If you were born on this day, you have taken approximately 137,975,407 steps. That's about 61,322 miles!
Since this date, 19,252,382 meteors have entered the earth's atmosphere!
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