What happened this day in history February 9, 1969

What are the important events that happened on February 9, 1969? Here are historical events, facts, and some myths about this day.

February 9, 1969: Facts & Myths About This Day

February 9, 1969 is the 40th day of the year 1969 in the Gregorian calendar. There are 325 days remaining until the end of this year. The day of the week is Sunday.

Under the Julian calendar, this day is January 27, 1969 – a Sunday. Both day of the week are the same but did you notice the difference with the Gregorian calendar?

Strange as it may, if we name this day after a polygon then it will be called ‘tetracontagon’ day.

If a person born on this day saved a Dime every day starting at age 6, then by now that person has accumulated $1,802.50. (Assuming this person is still alive today.)

Aquarius is the zodiac sign of a person born on this day. Amethyst is the modern birthstone for this month. Bloodstone is the mystical birthstone from Tibetan origin that dates back over a thousand years.

Monkey is the mythical animal and Earth is the element for this person if we consider the very old art of Chinese astrology.

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February 9, 1969 Historical Events

  • 1969
    First test flight of the Boeing 747.

Who were born on February 9, 1969?

  • 1969
    Ian Eagle, American sportscaster
  • 1969
    Jimmy Smith, American football player
  • 1969
    Tom Scharpling, American radio-host

Who died on February 9, 1969?

  • 1969
    George “Gabby” Hayes, American actor (b. 1885)

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