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1969 HAPPENINGS

MUSIC

36th Annual Los Angeles Bach Festival.  Dr. Lauris Jones conducting

POLITICS

FDIC deposit insurance level is increased to $20,000.
Yasser Arafat becomes leader of the PLO
Senator Edward Kennedy gets into deep legal and political trouble after leaving the scene of an accident
Neil Armstrong becomes the first man on the Moon

POLITICS

Hundreds gather at the Woodstock Festival in New York, where 32 of the leading Rock bands of the era performed ushering in the "Hippie" era.  

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