Historical Events In August - 30
Monday, 14 June 2021
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 Georges Minne, Flemish sculptor on August - 30.
1871 Ernest Rutherford, 1st Baron Rutherford of Nelson, New Zealand physicist and father of nuclear physics on August - 30.
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 On August - 30 paul Hazard, French literature historian
1879 John B Hood, confederate general (lost Atlanta), dies at 48 on this day in history.
1882 On August - 30 meijer de Hond, Dutch rabbi/writer
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 Theodor Svedberg, Sweden, chemist, worked with colloids (Nobel 1926) on August - 30.
1885 On this day in history 13,000 meteors seen in 1 hour near Andromeda
1887 Adam Kuckhoff, writer on August - 30.
1888 Lord Walsingham kills 1070 grouse in a single day on this day in history.
1889 On this day in history edward Ciannelli, Ischia Italy, actor (You Can't Escape Forever)
1893 13rd US Mens Tennis: Robert D Wrenn beats Fred H Hovey (64 36 64 64) on August - 30.
1893 On August - 30 huey P Long, Winn Parish La, (gov/sen-D-La)
1894 Frederick Lugards expedition to Niger on August - 30.
1895 Belgium begins compulsory Roman Catholic education on this day in history.
1896 On this day in history 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.
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 Outbreak of bubonic plague in Glasgow, UK on August - 30.
1900 Last 2000 British prisoners in Nooitgedagt South Africa freed on August - 30.
1900 Franklin C Fry, US minister (Lutheran World Relief) on August - 30.
1901 Hubert Cecil Booth patents vacuum cleaner on August - 30.
1901 On this day in history john C Stennis, (Sen-D-MS, 1947-88)
1902 On August - 30 arnold Maria Walter, composer
1903 On August - 30 vincente F Lopez, historian (Historia the Chile), dies at 87
1904 On this day in history thomas Hicks wins 3rd Olympics marathon (3:28:53.0) (40 km)
1904 On August - 30 kate Fanny Loder, composer, dies at 79
1905 On this day in history baseball slugger Ty Cobb makes his major league debut.
1905 On August - 30 ty Cobb's first major league at bat (Detroit Tigers)
1905 On August - 30 pogoro/Ngindo attack Fort Mahenge German East-Africa