Events in Film & Television in August 1969

  • Aug 5 The UVF plant their first bomb in the Republic of Ireland, damaging the RTÉ Television Centre in Dublin
  • Aug 16 WATL TV channel 36 in Atlanta, GA begins broadcasting
  • Aug 22 Beatles record a video for "Long & Winding Road"
  • Aug 23 30th Venice Film Festival opens
  • Aug 29 KYUS TV channel 3 in Miles City, MT (ABC/NBC) begins broadcasting