Historical Events In August - 30
Sunday, 03 July 2022
1862 On this day in history confederate troops defeat Union forces at the Second Battle of Bull Run in Manassas, VA.
1862 2nd Battle of Bull Run on August - 30.
1866 On August - 30 georges Minne, Flemish sculptor
1871 On August - 30 ernest Rutherford, 1st Baron Rutherford of Nelson, New Zealand physicist and father of nuclear physics
1873 On this day in history austrian explorers Julius von Payer and Karl Weyprecht discover the archipelago of Franz Joseph Land in the Arctic Sea.
1878 Paul Hazard, French literature historian on this day in history.
1879 On August - 30 john B Hood, confederate general (lost Atlanta), dies at 48
1882 Meijer de Hond, Dutch rabbi/writer on August - 30.
1883 Theo Van Doesburg, [Christian EM Kupper], painter/architect (Style) on August - 30.
1884 On this day in history jack Dempsey wins middleweight title in 1st fight with boxing gloves
1884 On August - 30 theodor Svedberg, Sweden, chemist, worked with colloids (Nobel 1926)
1885 On August - 30 13,000 meteors seen in 1 hour near Andromeda
1887 Adam Kuckhoff, writer on August - 30.
1888 On August - 30 lord Walsingham kills 1070 grouse in a single day
1889 On August - 30 edward Ciannelli, Ischia Italy, actor (You Can't Escape Forever)
1893 On this day in history 13rd US Mens Tennis: Robert D Wrenn beats Fred H Hovey (64 36 64 64)
1893 On this day in history huey P Long, Winn Parish La, (gov/sen-D-La)
1894 Frederick Lugards expedition to Niger on this day in history.
1895 Belgium begins compulsory Roman Catholic education on this day in history.
1896 Eight provinces in the Philippines were declared under martial law by the Spanish Governor General Ramon Blanco. This included the provinces of Batangas, Rizal, Cavite, Nueva Ecija as well as the nearby areas on this day in history.
1896 Raymond Massey, Toronto Canada, actor (Dr Gillespie-Dr Kildare) on August - 30.
1897 The town of Ambiky is captured by France from Menabe in Madagascar on August - 30.
1900 On August - 30 outbreak of bubonic plague in Glasgow, UK
1900 Last 2000 British prisoners in Nooitgedagt South Africa freed on August - 30.
1900 On August - 30 franklin C Fry, US minister (Lutheran World Relief)
1901 On this day in history hubert Cecil Booth patents vacuum cleaner
1901 John C Stennis, (Sen-D-MS, 1947-88) on this day in history.
1902 Arnold Maria Walter, composer on this day in history.
1903 On this day in history vincente F Lopez, historian (Historia the Chile), dies at 87
1904 Thomas Hicks wins 3rd Olympics marathon (3:28:53.0) (40 km) on August - 30.
1904 Kate Fanny Loder, composer, dies at 79 on this day in history.
1905 Baseball slugger Ty Cobb makes his major league debut on this day in history.
1905 On this day in history ty Cobb's first major league at bat (Detroit Tigers)
1905 On August - 30 pogoro/Ngindo attack Fort Mahenge German East-Africa