On This Day

What Happened on August 22, 1969

Historical Events

  • Beatles record a video for "Long & Winding Road"
  • Gloria O Smith (NY) crowned 2nd Miss Black America

Famous Birthdays

  • Hipolito Pichardo, Dominican pitcher (KC Royals), born in JicomĂ©, Dominican Republic
  • Maurice Graef, Dutch soccer player (VVW, Roda JC), born in Horn, Netherlands
1969 Highlights

About August 22, 1969

Day of the Week: Friday
How Long Ago? 51 years, 6 months and 18 days
Leap Year: No

Generation Generation X
Chinese Zodiac: Rooster
Star Sign: Leo