On This Day

August 18, 1969 in Music

Day of the Week: Monday

Events in Music


Music ConcertWoodstock Music and Art Fair

Woodstock Music & Art Fair closes with Jimi Hendrix / Band of Gypsys as the final act
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Swami Satchidananda addressing the opening ceremony at Woodstock
Swami Satchidananda addressing the opening ceremony at Woodstock

Birthdays in Music

  • Everlast, American musician, born in Valley Stream, New York
  • Masta Killa, American rapper, born in Brooklyn, New York

Deaths in Music

  • Laci Boldemann, Swedish composer, dies at 48