What Happened on August 11, 1969

Day of the Week: Monday

Historical Events

  • Don Drysdale retires because of damage to his right shoulder
  • Pittsburgh Steelers beat NY Giants 17-13 in Montreal (NFL expo)

Famous Birthdays

  • Dave Pashko, Canadian Tour golfer (1992 CPGA Winter Tour), born in Toronto, Ontario
  • Eddie Garcia, LA, actor/musician (Guys Next Door-I Was Made For You)
  • Jonah Matranga, American singer
  • Wilfried Elzinga, soccer player (FC Twente)