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Historical Events In August - 30

Thursday, 13 May 2021

1906  On this day in history hal Chase became 1st Yank to hit 3 triples in a game  

1906  Countess of Longford, biographer/historian on August - 30.  

1907  On this day in history fred MacMurray, Kankakee Ill, actor (Caine Mutiny, My 3 Sons)  

1908  The birth of Fred MacMurray, American actor on this day in history.  

1908  Leonor Fini, painter on this day in history.  

1909  On this day in history burgess Shale fossils discovered by Charles Doolittle Walcott.  

1909  Barry Appleby, cartoonist on this day in history.  

1910  On this day in history yank Tom Hughes pitches 9 no-hit innings but loses to Cleve 5-0 in 11  

1910  On August - 30 donald Bisset, Dutch children book writer/actor (Battle of the Sexes)  

1910  On August - 30 albert Vandal, French earl/historian (Napoleon), dies at 57  

1912  St Louis Brown Earl Hamilton no-hits Detroit Tigers, 5-1 on this day in history.  

1912  Edward M Purcell, US physicist (Nobel 1952) on August - 30.  

1913  On August - 30 uS Navy tests Sperry gyroscopic stabilizer (automatic pilot)  

1913  Phillies lead Giants 8-6 in top of 9th, fans in bleachers try to distract Giants, Umpire forefeits game to Giants, later overruled on this day in history.  

1913  On this day in history allan David, actor/director/producer (Cry of the Children)  

1914  On this day in history battle of Tannenberg, one of history's great military disasters, ends after the Russian Second Army under Samsonov is enveloped and crushed by the Germans, losing 30,000 men; Samsonov committed suicide.  

1914  On August - 30 1st German plane bombs above Paris, 2 killed  

1914  On August - 30 julie Bishop, Denver CO, actress (My Hero, Northern Pursuit, Threat)  

1914  Adrian H Stewart, British lieutenant, dies in battle in Cameroon at 26 on August - 30.  

1915  Liesbeth Saijers, Dutch sculptor on this day in history.  

1916  Paul Von Hindenburg becomes chief-of-General-Staff in Germany on this day in history.  

1916  Boston's Dutch Leonard no-hits St Louis Browns, 4-0 on August - 30.  

1916  John Thoday, geneticist on this day in history.  

1917  On August - 30 denis Healey, English politician  

1917  On this day in history uritsky, leader of Petrogradse Czech, dies  

1918  On August - 30 czechoslovakia forms independence republic  

1918  On August - 30 ted Williams, American baseball player, last player in MLB to bat over .400 in a single season (Red Sox, AL MVP '46, '49; Trip Crown '42, '47)  

1919  Ernst Toller's "Die Wandlung," premieres in Berlin on August - 30.  

1919  Kitty Wells, Nashville Tn, country singer (Grand Ole Opry) on this day in history.  

1919  Johann Sigurjonsson, Icelandic writer (Dr Rung), dies on August - 30.  

1920  On this day in history ben Cami, Flemish writer/poet (Rose from Mud)  

1922  On this day in history tiger Rag, still a familiar ragtime tune, is recorded by the New Orleans Rhythm Kings.  

1922  Babe Ruth is thrown out of a game for 5th time in 1922 on August - 30.  

1922  On this day in history regina Resnik, NYC, mezzo-soprano (Sieglinde-Bayreuth)  

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Famous Birthdays In August - 30

Famous People Born On This Day In History

1334  On August - 30 birth of pedro, the Cruel, King of Castilia & Leon  

1334  Pedro of Castile (d. 1369) was born on August - 30.  

1377  Shah Rukh, ruler of Persia and Transoxonia (d. 1447) was born on August - 30.  

1609  On this day in history birth of artus I Quellinus "the Old", Flemish sculptor, baptised  

1687  On August - 30 birth of francesco Maria Vallara, composer  

1693  On August - 30 birth of jacobus Nozeman, Dutch composer/organist  

1705  David Hartley, English philosopher (d. 1757) was born on August - 30.  

1720  Samuel Whitbread, English brewer (d. 1796) was born on this day in history.  

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Famous Deaths In August - 30

Famous People Died On This Day In History

0524  Chlodomer, King of the France to Orleans, dies at about 29 on August - 30.  

0526  Death of Theodorik the Great, King of Ostrogoten (b. 454) on this day in history.  

1181  On this day in history alexander III, [Orlando Bandinelli], Italian Pope (1159-81), dies  

1428  On August - 30 death of emperor Shōkō (b. 1401)  

1482  On this day in history louis van Bourbon, prince-Bishop of Luik (Cluppelslagers), dies  

1483  On August - 30 louis XI, King of France (1461-83), dies at 60  

1529  On this day in history juan del Encina, composer, dies at 61  

1580  Emanuel Philibert, Duke of Savoy/governor of Netherlands, dies on this day in history.  

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