On This Day

What Happened on August 7, 1969

Famous Birthdays

  • Keith Cash, American NFL tight end (KC Chiefs, Oakland Raiders), born in San Antonio, Texas

Famous Deaths

  • Joseph Kosma, composer, dies at 63
  • Russ Morgan, American orchestra leader (Welcome Aboard), dies at 65
1969 Highlights

About August 7, 1969

Day of the Week: Thursday
How Long Ago? 51 years, 8 months and 1 day
Leap Year: No

Generation Generation X
Chinese Zodiac: Rooster
Star Sign: Leo