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Historical Events In August - 30

Sunday, 27 September 2020

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

1906  On this day in history countess of Longford, biographer/historian  

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  Leonor Fini, painter on August - 30.  

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

1909  Barry Appleby, cartoonist on this day in history.  

1910  On August - 30 yank Tom Hughes pitches 9 no-hit innings but loses to Cleve 5-0 in 11  

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

1910  Albert Vandal, French earl/historian (Napoleon), dies at 57 on August - 30.  

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

1912  On this day in history edward M Purcell, US physicist (Nobel 1952)  

1913  On this day in history uS Navy tests Sperry gyroscopic stabilizer (automatic pilot)  

1913  On this day in history 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 this day in history 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  On this day in history 1st German plane bombs above Paris, 2 killed  

1914  On this day in history julie Bishop, Denver CO, actress (My Hero, Northern Pursuit, Threat)  

1914  On August - 30 adrian H Stewart, British lieutenant, dies in battle in Cameroon at 26  

1915  Liesbeth Saijers, Dutch sculptor on August - 30.  

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  John Thoday, geneticist on August - 30.  

1917  Denis Healey, English politician on this day in history.  

1917  Uritsky, leader of Petrogradse Czech, dies on this day in history.  

1918  On this day in history 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  On August - 30 ernst Toller's "Die Wandlung," premieres in Berlin  

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

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

1920  Ben Cami, Flemish writer/poet (Rose from Mud) on this day in history.  

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  Regina Resnik, NYC, mezzo-soprano (Sieglinde-Bayreuth) on this day in history.  

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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 August - 30.  

1377  Shah Rukh, ruler of Persia and Transoxonia (d. 1447) was born on this day in history.  

1609  On August - 30 birth of artus I Quellinus "the Old", Flemish sculptor, baptised  

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

1693  Jacobus Nozeman, Dutch composer/organist was born on August - 30.  

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 this day in history.  

0526  On this day in history death of theodorik the Great, King of Ostrogoten (b. 454)  

1181  Alexander III, [Orlando Bandinelli], Italian Pope (1159-81), dies on this day in history.  

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

1482  On August - 30 louis van Bourbon, prince-Bishop of Luik (Cluppelslagers), dies  

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 August - 30.  

1580  On August - 30 emanuel Philibert, Duke of Savoy/governor of Netherlands, dies  

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