What Happened on August 30, 1969

Day of the Week: Saturday

Historical Events

  • 120,000 attend Texas International Pop Festival
  • 25,000 attend 2nd Annual Sky River Rock Festival, Tenino Wash
  • 69th US Golf Amateur Championship won by Steve Melnyk
  • Racial disturbances in Fort Lauderdale Florida

Famous Birthdays

  • Dimitris Sgouros, Greek pianist
  • Jerold Jeffcoat, WLAF defensive tackle (Scottish Claymores)