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This Week in History: April 10-14, 1969

This Week in History is compiled each week for Local Shout by Wilmington resident Mike Hack.

This Week in History: April 10-14, 1969

The number one movie is “Charro.”

The number one song is “Aquarius/Let the Sunshine In” by The Fifth Dimension.

Actor Billy Jacoby was born and automobile designer Harley J. Earl died.

Quote: “I’m walking here! I’m walking here!” said Dustin Hoffman in “Midnight Cowboy.”

More This Week in History: Mar. 20-24, 1985; Mar. 27-31, 1988; April 3-7, 1983

-Information compiled by Mike Hack

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Mike Hack has enjoyed living in North Carolina for fourteen years and Wilmington for the past seven. Mike is a musician and videographer who enjoys crossword puzzles, Jeopardy, bus rides, long walks, and music history trivia. Mike has a vast knowledge of dates, and researching them is just one of his many passions.  Mike also has autism and is enjoying connecting with his community via Port City Daily!

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