On This Day

What Happened on October 30, 1969

Historical Events

  • WXPO (now WNDS) TV channel 50 in Manchester, NH (IND) 1st broadcast

Famous Birthdays

  • Masanori Hikichi, Japanese video game music composer, born in Saitama, Japan
  • Mayumi Hirase, Japanese golfer (18 LPGA of Japan Tour titles), born in Kumamoto, Japan
  • Snow [Darrin O'Brien], Canadian rapper ("Informer"), born in Toronto, Ontario

Famous Deaths

  • Pops Foster, American musician (b. 1892)
1969 Highlights

About October 30, 1969

Day of the Week: Thursday
How Long Ago? 51 years and 9 months
Leap Year: No

Generation Generation X
Chinese Zodiac: Rooster
Star Sign: Scorpio