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Year 1969

written by: Aviva76
 
15 questions about events that made the headlines during the last year of the Swinging Sixties.

Question 1:

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Which famous American actress died of a drug overdose on June 22, 1969?
Marilyn Monroe
Frances Farmer
Judy Garland
Jayne Mansfield


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Question 2:

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The Woodstock Festival took place between August 15 - August 18, 1969 in White Lake, New York State. At what type of venue was it held?
a private dairy farm
a county fairground
a sports arena
a motor speedway


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What became known as the Chappaquiddick incident took place on July 18, 1969. Senator Edward M. Kennedy drove off a bridge after leaving a party on Chappaquiddick Island, Massachusetts. His passenger died in the early hours of July 19 in the submerged car. What was her name?
Mary Jo Koblenz
Mary Jo Anderson
Mary Jo Novak
Mary Jo Kopechne


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How did Brian Jones, founding member of the band The Rolling Stones, die on July 3, 1969 ?
He was involved in a plane crash.
He drowned.
from a cerebral haemorrhage
from a drug overdose


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John Lennon and Yoko Ono hosted a "Bed-In" for peace in their room at the Hilton Hotel between March 25 - 31, 1969, in which European city?
Rome
Amsterdam
Copenhagen
Paris


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Which song, released on October 14, 1969, was the final single for Diana Ross and the Supremes?
I Hear A Symphony
Love Child
Someday We'll Be Together
Reflections


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What age was actress Sharon Tate when she was murdered by the Manson Family on August 9, 1969?
26
28
25
23


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Question 8:

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The prototype of which aircraft, jointly developed and produced under an Anglo-French treaty, made its first test flight on March 2, 1969?
Sud Aviation SE 210 Caravelle
Concorde 001
Tupolev-Tu-144
Avro 730


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On January 1st, 1969, Jack Kent Cooke, owner of NHL's LA Kings, fined each player $100 for "NOT" arguing with the referee
True
False


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Question 10:

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Which children's TV show aired for the first time on November 10, 1969?
Mister Roger's Neighborhood
The Herbs
Sesame Street
H.R. PufnStuf


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Question 11:


On July 25, 1969, U.S. President Richard Nixon declares that the United States now expects its Asian allies to take care of their own military defense. This starts the "Vietnamization" of the war. What name was given to this declaration?
The Nixon Decree
The Nixon Doctrine
The Nixon Declaration
The Nixon Precept

Question 12:


The death penalty was abolished in this country on December 18, 1969.
Luxembourg
Australia
United Kingdom
Belgium

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Which song by Elvis Presley was released as a single on August 26, 1969?
The Wonder of You
In The Ghetto
Moody Blue
Suspicious Minds


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Martin Luther King Jr was assassinated on April 4, 1969.
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False


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On July 20, 1969, humans landed on the moon for the first time. Which astronaut piloted the Apollo 11 command spacecraft alone in lunar orbit until the other two astronauts returned from their exploration of the moon's surface?
Michael Collins
James Lovell Jnr.
Fred W. Haise Jnr.
Edwin "Buzz" Aldrin Jnr.


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