On This Day

August 8, 1969 in Music History

Day of the Week: Friday

Events in Music

  • The Beatles are photographed by Iain MacMillan crossing the street as they walk away from EMI Studios, for the cover of their "Abbey Road" album. [1]

Birthdays in Music

  • Faye Wong, Hong Kong cantopop singer-songwriter and actress (Chungking Express), born in Beijing, China