On This Day

What Happened on April 30, 1969

Historical Events

  • Cincinnati Reds pitcher Jim Maloney records his second MLB no-hitter in 10-0 rout of Houston Astros
  • WEDB TV channel 40 in Berlin, NH (PBS) begins broadcasting

Famous Birthdays

  • Dexter Rogers, volleyball opposite hitter (Olympics 1996), born in St Petersburg, Florida
  • Joey Restivo, rocker (Linear-I Never Felt This Way, Lies), born in Brooklyn, New York
  • Warren Defever, American musician (His Name Is Alive), born in Livonia, Michigan
1969 Highlights

About April 30, 1969

Day of the Week: Wednesday
How Long Ago? 51 years, 6 months and 27 days
Leap Year: No

Generation Generation X
Chinese Zodiac: Rooster
Star Sign: Taurus