On This Day

What Happened on December 30, 1969

Historical Events

  • USSR performs nuclear test at Eastern Kazakh/Semipalitinsk USSR

Famous Birthdays

  • Anthuan Maybank, Georgetown SC, 200m/400m runner
  • Dave England, American television personality
  • Enno Poppe, German composer (Rundfunk), conductor (ensemble mosaik), and teacher, born in Hemer, Germany
  • Jay Kay [Jason Cheetham], English jazz-funk singer-songwriter (Jamiroquai), born in Stretford, Lancashire, England
  • Jeff Thomason, NFL tight end (Green Bay Packers-Super Bowl 31)
  • Michelle McGann, American golfer (7 LPGA Tour wins), born in West Palm Beach, Florida
1969 Highlights

About December 30, 1969

Day of the Week: Tuesday
How Long Ago? 51 years, 10 months and 30 days
Leap Year: No

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