On This Day

What Happened on July 30, 1969

Historical Events

  • Astros Denis Menke and Jim Wynn hit grandslams in 9th inn vs Mets

Music History

Barbra Streisand opens for Liberace at International Hotel, Las Vegas

  • KAEC TV channel 19 in Lufkin, Texas (ABC) begins broadcasting

Famous Birthdays

  • Errol Stewart, South African cricket wicket-keeper (limited-over 1993)
  • Robert Porcher, NFL defensive end (Detroit Lions)
  • Simon Baker, Australian actor, born in Launceston, Australia
1969 Highlights

About July 30, 1969

Day of the Week: Wednesday
How Long Ago? 52 years, 4 months and 6 days
Leap Year: No

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