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Historical Events In August - 30

Saturday, 23 January 2021

1923  On this day in history elias Victor Seixas, US, mixed double tennis player (Wimbeld 1953-56)  

1925  6th Iron pilgrim at Diksmuide Belgium on this day in history.  

1925  On this day in history julien Schoenaerts, Flemish actor (Daens/Medea)  

1926  On August - 30 jack Hobbs scores 316* at Lord's (Surrey v Middlesex)  

1926  Olgerts Gravitis, composer on this day in history.  

1927  On August - 30 41st US Womens Tennis: Helen Wills Moody beats Betty Nuthall (61 64)  

1927  On August - 30 geoffrey Beene, Louisiana, dress designer (8 Coty Awards)  

1928  On this day in history jawaharlal Nehru requests independence of India  

1928  Bill Daily, Des Moines Iowa, actor (I Dream of Jeannie, Newhart) on August - 30.  

1928  On this day in history wilhelm Wien, Ger physicist (laws of motion, Nobel 1911), dies at 64  

1930  On August - 30 noel Harford, cricketer (brother of Roy NZ Test batsman in 1950's)  

1930  William H Taft, 27th US President (1909-13), dies on this day in history.  

1931  On August - 30 carrie Saxon Perry, 1st black mayor of a major US city (Hartford CT)  

1932  Hermann Goering elected chairman (Reichstag) on this day in history.  

1932  Willem M van Rossum, cardinal/prefect of Propaganda Fide, dies at 77 on this day in history.  

1933  Air France forms on August - 30.  

1933  Arne Mellnas, composer on this day in history.  

1934  On August - 30 b P "Baloo" Gupte, cricketer (brother of Fergie, Indian leggie)  

1934  Earnest L Wolzogen, German writer (That tolle Komtess), dies at 79 on August - 30.  

1935  John Phillips, singer/guitarist (Mama & Papas-California Dreaming) on this day in history.  

1935  On August - 30 henri Barbusse, French writer (Le feu), dies at 62  

1936  On August - 30 fabrizia Ramondino, writer  

1937  Joe Louis beats Tommy Farr in 15 for heavyweight boxing title on this day in history.  

1939  NY Yankee Atley Donald pitches a baseball a record 94.7 mph (152 kph) on this day in history.  

1939  On this day in history 6th NFL Chicago All-Star Game: NY Giants 9, All-Stars 0 (81,456)  

1941  On August - 30 nazi forces take the city of Mga as the siege of Leningrad begins during WWII.  

1941  On this day in history siege of Leningrad by Nazi troops began during WW II  

1942  Battle of Alam Halfa - 9th Australian Division again in action at El Alamein on August - 30.  

1942  Nazi-Germany annexes Luxembourg on August - 30.  

1943  On this day in history a[braham] [P] Merritt, author (Moon Pool, Creep Shadow!), dies at 58  

1944  On August - 30 soviet troops enter Bucharest Romania  

1944  On this day in history 11th NFL Chicago All-Star Game: Chi Bears 24, All-Stars 21 (48,769)  

1944  On this day in history morten Nielsen, Danish resistance fighter, dies  

1945  On this day in history hong Kong is liberated when the British navy under Rear-Admiral Cecil Harcourt sails into Victoria harbour to accept the Japanese surrender.  

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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  On August - 30 birth of pedro of Castile (d. 1369)  

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

1609  Artus I Quellinus "the Old", Flemish sculptor, baptised was born on this day in history.  

1687  Francesco Maria Vallara, composer was born on August - 30.  

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

0526  On August - 30 death of theodorik the Great, King of Ostrogoten (b. 454)  

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

1428  On this day in history 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  Juan del Encina, composer, dies at 61 on this day in history.  

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

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