May 15th, 1969, fell on a Thursday. It was day 135 of 1969. The decade was the 1960s.
51 years, 4 months and 3 days have passed since May 15th, 1969.
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Songs that were on top of the music singles charts in the USA and the United Kingdom on May 15th, 1969:
The date is May 15th, 1969 and it's a Thursday. The summer of 1969 has finally arrived. The weather has warmed up and the evenings are brighter than usual. In America, the song Aquarius / Let The Sunshine In by Fifth Dimension is on top of the singles charts.
Over in the UK, Get Back by The Beatles is the number one hit song. Richard Nixon is currently the President of the United States. It's 1969, so radio stations are playing hit songs from artists such as The Beatles, The Rolling Stones, Zager & Evans, The Archies, The 5th Dimension and Elvis Presley.
People are watching popular TV shows such as "The Ed Sullivan Show", "Gunsmoke", "Bonanza" and "Here's Lucy". Children and teenagers are currently watching television shows such as "The Bugs Bunny Show", "Star Trek: The Original Series", "The New Adventures of Superman" and "The Banana Splits". If you're a kid or a teenager, then you're probably playing with toys such as "Etch A Sketch", "G.I. Joe: America's Movable Fighting Man", "Rock 'Em Sock 'Em Robots" and "Best of the West (action figures)".
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 May 15th, 1969.
"The Middle Americans" (aka The Silent Majority) are named as the Time Person of the Year in 1969.
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.
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.
"Games People Play" by Joe South would go on to win a Grammy for 1969's Song of the Year.
"Midnight Cowboy" won the Academy Award for Best Picture in 1969.
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"Joe 90" - "The Adventures of Gulliver" - "The Archie Show" - "Wacky Races" - "The Banana Splits" - "Mister Rogers' Neighborhood" - "Skippy the Bush Kangaroo" - "Spider-Man" - "The Monkees" - "The New Adventures of Superman" - "The King Kong Show" - "Star Trek: The Original Series" - "JOT the Dot" - "Underdog" - "The Bugs Bunny Show" - "My Three Sons" - "Captain Kangaroo" - "Lassie" - "Looney Tunes"
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