4th of June, 1969

The 4th of June, 1969, fell on a Wednesday. Day 155 of 1969. Decade: 1960s.

50 years, 8 months and 22 days have passed since the 4th of June, 1969.


On This Date

Events that occurred on the 4th of June, 1969:

  • Mexicana Flight 704 crashes, killing 79 people. Mexican tennis player Rafael Osuna is among the dead


Music Singles

Songs that were on top of the music singles charts in the USA and the United Kingdom on the 4th of June, 1969:

  • United States: Get Back - Beatles
  • United Kingdom: Dizzy - Tommy Roe

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 4th of June, 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 22 days have passed since the 4th of June, 1969.
  • Week Number: This date occurred during Week 23 of 1969.
  • Leap Year: 1969 was NOT a leap year.
  • Age: Anyone born on the 4th of June, 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 4th of June, 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.
  • 28th of May, 1969: Football: A.C. Milan win the European Cup after they defeat Ajax 4-1.
  • 22nd of June, 1969: Judy Garland dies from a drug overdose.
  • 3rd of July, 1969: Brian Jones, who was an original founding member of The Rolling Stones, is found dead in his swimming pool.
  • 4th of July, 1969: Zodiac killer: Michael Mageau and Darlene Ferrin are shot and killed at Blue Rock Springs in California.

Horoscopes & Birthstone Information

Zodiac & Birthstone information:

  • Zodiac Sign (Astrology): Anyone born on the 4th of June, 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 4th of June, 1969 falls under the Deer.
  • Birthstone: Anyone born during the month of June will have the birthstones Pearl and Alexandrite.

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 4th of June:


US President

Who was the US President on this particular date?

  • Richard Nixon was the President of the United States on the 4th of June, 1969.

Conception Dates

Interesting facts about conception dates.

  • A baby that was born on the 4th of June, 1969 was probably conceived around the 25th of August, 1968. (Rough Estimate).
  • The due date for a baby that was conceived on the 4th of June, 1969 is the 14th of March, 1970. (Rough Estimate).

4th of June

Events that have occurred on the 4th of June:

  • 4th of June, 1982: Star Trek II: The Wrath of Khan (1982) is released.
  • 4th of June, 1982: The horror film Poltergeist (1982) is released in cinemas.
  • 4th of June, 1984: The song "Two Tribes" is released by Frankie Goes to Hollywood.
  • 4th of June, 1984: Bruce Springsteen releases his album "Born in the USA".
  • 4th of June, 1989: Ali Khamenei becomes the Supreme Leader of Iran.
  • 4th of June, 2003: TV personality Martha Stewart is indicted by the government on charges of securities fraud and obstruction of justice.
  • 4th of June, 2010: 7-year-old Kyron Horman goes missing from Skyline Elementary School in Portland, Oregon.
  • 4th of June, 2012: Football: Eden Hazard signs for Chelsea.

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Videos

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Time Difference & Statistics

Here are some fun statistics about the 4th of June, 1969.

  • 18,529 days have passed since this date.
  • 1,600,909,200 seconds have passed since the 4th of June, 1969.
  • If you were born on this day, your heart has beated approximately 1,867,727,400 times.
  • Since the 4th of June, 1969, earth has travelled approximately 826,069,147,200 miles through space.
  • If you were born on this day, your eyes have blinked approximately 266,818,200 times.
  • If you were born on this day, you have taken approximately 137,678,191 steps. That's about 61,190 miles!
  • Since this date, 19,210,910 meteors have entered the earth's atmosphere!

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