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Historical Events In August - 30

Monday, 10 May 2021

1945  On August - 30 hong Kong liberated from Japan  

1945  On August - 30 the Japanese POW camp Shamshuipo in Hong Kong is liberated containin 1500 POW's including 400 Canadians  

1945  12th NFL Chicago All-Star Game: Green Bay 19, All-Stars 7 (92,753) on this day in history.  

1949  On this day in history roly Jenkins (Worcs v Surrey) takes his 2nd hat-trick of the game  

1949  On August - 30 arthur Fielder, England cricket fast bowler (6 Tests 1903-08), dies  

1951  On this day in history uS & Philippines sign mutual defense pact  

1952  On August - 30 arky Vaughn, infielder (Pirates & Dodgers), drowns  

1953  Future NYC mayor David Dinkins marries Joyce Burrows in NYC on August - 30.  

1953  On this day in history dimiter Nenov, composer, dies at 51  

1954  On this day in history hurricane Carol, kills 68  

1956  On this day in history white mob prevents enrollment of blacks at Mansfield HS, Texas  

1956  On this day in history uSSR performs nuclear test (atmospheric tests)  

1956  Jose Antonio de Donostia, composer, dies at 70 on August - 30.  

1957  US performs nuclear test at Nevada Test Site on this day in history.  

1958  On August - 30 uS performs nuclear test at S Atlantic Ocean  

1960  Boston 2nd baseman Pete Runnels goes 6-for-7 on August - 30.  

1961  The first Negro judge of a US District Court confirmed-JB Parsons on this day in history.  

1961  On this day in history 1st Negro judge of a US District Court confirmed-JB Parsons  

1961  Charles Coburn, actor (Heaven Can Wait, Idiot's Delight), dies at 84 on August - 30.  

1963  Hot Line communications link between Wash DC & Moscow went begins on August - 30.  

1963  The Hot Line phone linking the White House with the Kremlin was installed on this day in history.  

1963  Axel Stordahl, orch leader (Frank Sinatra Show), dies at 50 on this day in history.  

1964  Wesley Lau, actor (Lt Anderson-Perry Mason), dies at 43 on this day in history.  

1965  On August - 30 casey Stengel announces his retirement after 55 years in baseball  

1965  Casey Stengel retires from baseball after a career spanning 40 years on August - 30.  

1965  On this day in history section of Allalin glacier wipes out construction site at Mattmark Dam near Saas-Fee, Switzerland  

1967  On this day in history the US Senate confirms Thurgood Marshall as the first black US Supreme Court Justice.  

1967  On August - 30 uS Senate confirm Thurgood Marshall as first black justice  

1968  On this day in history death of CEW Bean, founder of the Australian War Memorial and editor of the Official history of Australia in the war of 1914-18  

1968  On August - 30 john and Yoko Lennon's One on One concert at Madison Square Garden raises $250,000 to help mentally retarded children.  

1968  The first record under Apple label (Beatle's Hey Jude) on August - 30.  

1968  William Talman, actor (Hamilton-Perry Mason), dies at 53 on August - 30.  

1969  On August - 30 120,000 attend Texas Intl Pop Festival  

1969  25,000 attend 2nd Annual Sky River Rock Festival, Tenino Wash 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 August - 30.  

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 this day in history birth of francesco Maria Vallara, composer  

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

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

1720  On August - 30 birth of samuel Whitbread, English brewer (d. 1796)  

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

1428  Death of Emperor Shōkō (b. 1401) on this day in history.  

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

1483  Louis XI, King of France (1461-83), dies at 60 on August - 30.  

1529  On August - 30 juan del Encina, composer, dies at 61  

1580  On this day in history emanuel Philibert, Duke of Savoy/governor of Netherlands, dies  

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