On This Day

What Happened on August 19, 1969

Day of the Week: Tuesday

Historical Events

  • Chicago Cub Ken Holtzman no-hits Atlanta Braves, 3-0

Famous Birthdays

  • Clay Walker, American singer
  • Emigdio Preciado, Hispanic fugitive on FBI's Most Wanted list
  • Kazuyoshi Tatsunami, Japanese baseball player
  • Kirk Herbstreit, American football analyst (College GameDay)

Person of interestMatthew Perry

Matthew Perry, Canadian-American actor (Chandler Bing on Friends), born in Williamstown, Massachusetts

  • Nate Dogg, American rapper
  • Patrick Van Horn, American actor