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The year 1969 was the 69th year of the 20th Century and the 969th year of the 2nd Millennium.


Death of Chris Skelton[]

In the real world, Chris Skelton was fatally shot after following orders from his sergeant to go out into the open during a dangerous situation. In Gene Hunt's world this is revealed by Jim Keats, when he gives Ray, Chris and Shaz each a video depicting their real-world deaths. (A2A Series 3: Episode 8)

Birth of Sam Tyler[]

Sam "Sammy" Tyler was born in 1969 to salesman Vic and housewife Ruth Tyler in Manchester.

According to LoM Series 1: Episode 1, Sam was four years old in 1973.