What Happened on August 29, 1969

Day of the Week: Friday

Historical Events


Event of interestEvent of Interest

Joe Pepitone quits Yanks after being fined $500 for leaving the bench

MLB First Baseman and Outfielder Joe Pepitone
MLB First Baseman and Outfielder
Joe Pepitone
  • KYUS TV channel 3 in Miles City, MT (ABC/NBC) begins broadcasting

Famous Birthdays

  • Brady Katytman, Greece NY, kayak (alt-Olympics-96)
  • Jerry Simons, soccer player (Dordrecht '90, Vitesse)
  • Joe Swail, Northern Irish snooker player
  • Me'Shell Ndeg√©Ocello, American singer