What Happened on August 6, 1969

Day of the Week: Wednesday

Historical Events

  • Balt Orioles pull their 3rd triple play (5-4-3 vs KC Royals)

Famous Birthdays

  • Elliott Smith, American musician (d. 2003)
  • Roberto Lanckohr, soccer player (MVV)
  • Simon Doull, cricket medium pacer (NZ)

Famous Deaths

  • Theodor Adorno, German philosopher/sociologist, dies at 65