On This Day

What Happened on August 30, 1969

Historical Events

  • 120,000 attend Texas International Pop Festival
  • 25,000 attend 2nd Annual Sky River Rock Festival, Tenino Wash
  • 69th US Golf Amateur Championship won by Steve Melnyk
  • Racial disturbances in Fort Lauderdale Florida

Famous Birthdays

  • Dimitris Sgouros, Greek classical pianist, born in Athens, Greece
1969 Highlights

About August 30, 1969

Day of the Week: Saturday
How Long Ago? 51 years, 9 months and 12 days
Leap Year: No

Generation Generation X
Chinese Zodiac: Rooster
Star Sign: Virgo