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Historical Events In August - 30

Friday, 03 July 2020

1906  Hal Chase became 1st Yank to hit 3 triples in a game on August - 30.  

1906  Countess of Longford, biographer/historian on this day in history.  

1907  On August - 30 fred MacMurray, Kankakee Ill, actor (Caine Mutiny, My 3 Sons)  

1908  On August - 30 the birth of Fred MacMurray, American actor  

1908  On this day in history leonor Fini, painter  

1909  On August - 30 burgess Shale fossils discovered by Charles Doolittle Walcott.  

1909  On August - 30 barry Appleby, cartoonist  

1910  Yank Tom Hughes pitches 9 no-hit innings but loses to Cleve 5-0 in 11 on August - 30.  

1910  Donald Bisset, Dutch children book writer/actor (Battle of the Sexes) on August - 30.  

1910  On this day in history albert Vandal, French earl/historian (Napoleon), dies at 57  

1912  On August - 30 st Louis Brown Earl Hamilton no-hits Detroit Tigers, 5-1  

1912  On August - 30 edward M Purcell, US physicist (Nobel 1952)  

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

1913  On August - 30 phillies lead Giants 8-6 in top of 9th, fans in bleachers try to distract Giants, Umpire forefeits game to Giants, later overruled  

1913  On August - 30 allan David, actor/director/producer (Cry of the Children)  

1914  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 on August - 30.  

1914  1st German plane bombs above Paris, 2 killed on this day in history.  

1914  Julie Bishop, Denver CO, actress (My Hero, Northern Pursuit, Threat) on this day in history.  

1914  On this day in history adrian H Stewart, British lieutenant, dies in battle in Cameroon at 26  

1915  On this day in history liesbeth Saijers, Dutch sculptor  

1916  Paul Von Hindenburg becomes chief-of-General-Staff in Germany on August - 30.  

1916  On this day in history boston's Dutch Leonard no-hits St Louis Browns, 4-0  

1916  On this day in history john Thoday, geneticist  

1917  Denis Healey, English politician on August - 30.  

1917  Uritsky, leader of Petrogradse Czech, dies on August - 30.  

1918  Czechoslovakia forms independence republic on this day in history.  

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 this day in history.  

1919  On August - 30 kitty Wells, Nashville Tn, country singer (Grand Ole Opry)  

1919  Johann Sigurjonsson, Icelandic writer (Dr Rung), dies on this day in history.  

1920  On August - 30 ben Cami, Flemish writer/poet (Rose from Mud)  

1922  Tiger Rag, still a familiar ragtime tune, is recorded by the New Orleans Rhythm Kings on August - 30.  

1922  Babe Ruth is thrown out of a game for 5th time in 1922 on this day in history.  

1922  On August - 30 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  Pedro, the Cruel, King of Castilia & Leon was born on this day in history.  

1334  Pedro of Castile (d. 1369) was born on this day in history.  

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

1609  Artus I Quellinus "the Old", Flemish sculptor, baptised was born on August - 30.  

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

1693  On this day in history birth of jacobus Nozeman, Dutch composer/organist  

1705  On August - 30 birth of david Hartley, English philosopher (d. 1757)  

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  On August - 30 chlodomer, King of the France to Orleans, dies at about 29  

0526  Death of Theodorik the Great, King of Ostrogoten (b. 454) on August - 30.  

1181  Alexander III, [Orlando Bandinelli], Italian Pope (1159-81), dies on August - 30.  

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

1482  Louis van Bourbon, prince-Bishop of Luik (Cluppelslagers), dies on this day in history.  

1483  On this day in history louis XI, King of France (1461-83), dies at 60  

1529  Juan del Encina, composer, dies at 61 on this day in history.  

1580  Emanuel Philibert, Duke of Savoy/governor of Netherlands, dies on August - 30.  

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