28th of May, 1969

The 28th of May, 1969, fell on a Wednesday. Day 148 of 1969. Decade: 1960s.

50 years, 8 months and 28 days have passed since the 28th of May, 1969.


On This Date

Events that occurred on the 28th of May, 1969:

  • Football: A.C. Milan win the European Cup after they defeat Ajax 4-1.

Born On This Date

People who were born on this exact date:

  • Born on this exact date: Rob Ford: Canadian politician.


Music Singles

Songs that were on top of the music singles charts in the USA and the United Kingdom on the 28th of May, 1969:

  • United States: Get Back - Beatles
  • United Kingdom: Get Back - Beatles

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 28th of May, 1969.

  • The Silent Majority.

    "The Middle Americans" (aka The Silent Majority) are named as the Time Person of the Year 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.

  • 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.

  • Midnight Cowboy

    "Midnight Cowboy" won the Academy Award for Best Picture in 1969.


Basic Facts

Basic facts and information about this date:

  • 50 years, 8 months and 28 days have passed since the 28th of May, 1969.
  • Week Number: This date occurred during Week 22 of 1969.
  • Leap Year: 1969 was NOT a leap year.
  • Age: Anyone born on the 28th of May, 1969, will be 50 years of age.
  • People born in 1969 belong to the "Generation X" generation.


Around This Time...

Notable events that occurred around the 28th of May, 1969:

  • 15th of May, 1969: American teenager Robert Rayford dies of a mysterious illness in Missouri. Nearly two decades later, it is discovered that this was one of the first cases of AIDS in the United States.
  • 4th of June, 1969: Mexicana Flight 704 crashes, killing 79 people. Mexican tennis player Rafael Osuna is among the dead.
  • 22nd of June, 1969: Judy Garland dies from a drug overdose.

Horoscopes & Birthstone Information

Zodiac & Birthstone information:

  • Zodiac Sign (Astrology): Anyone born on the 28th of May, 1969, will have the star sign Gemini.
  • Zodiac Element: Air.
  • Chinese Zodiac Animal: In the Chinese Zodiac, 1969 was the year of the Rooster (Yin Water).
  • Native American Zodiac: The 28th of May, 1969 falls under the Deer.
  • Birthstone: Anyone born during the month of May will have the birthstone Emerald.

Television Shows

TV shows that you might have been watching around this time.

  • Here's Lucy - Sitcom starring Lucille Ball.
  • Columbo. - Crime drama television series starring Peter Falk as Columbo.

1969 - Kid's TV

Children's and Teen TV shows that would have been airing on this date in 1969.

"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"


1969 - Toys & Games

Toys and games that would have been popular on this date in 1969:

  • Frisbee
  • Crissy (doll)
  • Clackers
  • Battleship (game)
  • Lite-Brite
  • Best of the West (action figures)
  • Suzy Homemaker
  • Twister mat
  • Motorific (slot car toys)
  • Rock 'Em Sock 'Em Robots
  • Army men
  • G.I. Joe: America's Movable Fighting Man
  • Easy-Bake Oven
  • Ken (doll)
  • Etch A Sketch

Celebrity Birthdays

Celebrities and historical figures that were born on the 28th of May:


US President

Who was the US President on this particular date?

  • Richard Nixon was the President of the United States on the 28th of May, 1969.

Conception Dates

Interesting facts about conception dates.

  • A baby that was born on the 28th of May, 1969 was probably conceived around the 18th of August, 1968. (Rough Estimate).
  • The due date for a baby that was conceived on the 28th of May, 1969 is the 7th of March, 1970. (Rough Estimate).

28th of May

Events that have occurred on the 28th of May:

  • 28th of May, 1977: 165 people die when a fire breaks out at the Beverly Hills Supper Club .
  • 28th of May, 1995: A 7.6 magnitude earthquake kills 2000 people in Russia
  • 28th of May, 1998: Actor Phil Hartman is shot and killed by his wife. Hartman had voiced The Simpsons characters such as Lionel Hutz and Troy McClure
  • 28th of May, 2010: Actor Gary Coleman dies.
  • 28th of May, 2010: Football: It is announced that Jose Mourinho will become the next manager of Real Madrid.
  • 28th of May, 2011: The Kings of Leon headline at Slane.
  • 28th of May, 2011: The 2011 UEFA Champions League Final is held between Barcelona and Manchester United. Barcelona win 3-1.
  • 28th of May, 1975: Football: Bayern Munich win the European Cup after defeating Leeds United 2-0.
  • 28th of May, 1980: Football: Nottingham Forest win the European Cup after defeating Hamburg 1-0.
  • 28th of May, 1993: The movie Cliffhanger (1993), starring Sylvester Stallone, is released in cinemas.
  • 28th of May, 1993: The movie Super Mario Bros. (1993) is released.
  • 28th of May, 1997: Football: Borussia Dortmund win the UEFA Champions League after they defeat Juventus 3-1.
  • 28th of May, 2002: Rapper Eminem releases his album The Eminem Show.
  • 28th of May, 2003: Football: A.C Milan win the UEFA Champions League after they defeat Juventus on penalties.
  • 28th of May, 2006: Football: Andriy Shevchenko joins Chelsea for £30.8 million.
  • 28th of May, 2016: Real Madrid win the UEFA Champions League Final after they defeat Atletico Madrid on penalties.
  • 28th of May, 2016: A gorilla called Harambe is shot dead after a child falls into his enclosure at Cincinnati Zoo.

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Time Difference & Statistics

Here are some fun statistics about the 28th of May, 1969.

  • 18,535 days have passed since this date.
  • 1,601,427,600 seconds have passed since the 28th of May, 1969.
  • If you were born on this day, your heart has beated approximately 1,868,332,200 times.
  • Since the 28th of May, 1969, earth has travelled approximately 826,336,641,600 miles through space.
  • If you were born on this day, your eyes have blinked approximately 266,904,600 times.
  • If you were born on this day, you have taken approximately 137,722,774 steps. That's about 61,210 miles!
  • Since this date, 19,217,131 meteors have entered the earth's atmosphere!

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