On This Day

What Happened on August 20, 1969

Historical Events

  • 69 cm rainfall in Nelson County, Virginia (state record)

Famous Birthdays

  • Bart Spark, soccer player (Veendam, SC Heerenveen)
  • Duke Droese, American professional wrestler, born in Lodi, California
  • Francisco Torres, Mexican actor (Los diez pasos), born in Mexico
1969 Highlights

About August 20, 1969

Day of the Week: Wednesday
How Long Ago? 52 years, 3 months and 8 days
Leap Year: No

Generation: Generation X
Chinese Zodiac: Rooster
Star Sign: Leo