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)