Historical Events In August - 30
Friday, 03 July 2020
1945 Hong Kong liberated from Japan on this day in history.
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 August - 30 roly Jenkins (Worcs v Surrey) takes his 2nd hat-trick of the game
1949 On this day in history arthur Fielder, England cricket fast bowler (6 Tests 1903-08), dies
1951 US & Philippines sign mutual defense pact on August - 30.
1952 On August - 30 arky Vaughn, infielder (Pirates & Dodgers), drowns
1953 On August - 30 future NYC mayor David Dinkins marries Joyce Burrows in NYC
1953 Dimiter Nenov, composer, dies at 51 on this day in history.
1954 Hurricane Carol, kills 68 on this day in history.
1956 White mob prevents enrollment of blacks at Mansfield HS, Texas on this day in history.
1956 On August - 30 uSSR performs nuclear test (atmospheric tests)
1956 On August - 30 jose Antonio de Donostia, composer, dies at 70
1957 On this day in history uS performs nuclear test at Nevada Test Site
1958 US performs nuclear test at S Atlantic Ocean on August - 30.
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 August - 30.
1961 On August - 30 1st Negro judge of a US District Court confirmed-JB Parsons
1961 On this day in history charles Coburn, actor (Heaven Can Wait, Idiot's Delight), dies at 84
1963 Hot Line communications link between Wash DC & Moscow went begins on this day in history.
1963 The Hot Line phone linking the White House with the Kremlin was installed on this day in history.
1963 On August - 30 axel Stordahl, orch leader (Frank Sinatra Show), dies at 50
1964 On this day in history wesley Lau, actor (Lt Anderson-Perry Mason), dies at 43
1965 Casey Stengel announces his retirement after 55 years in baseball on this day in history.
1965 On this day in history casey Stengel retires from baseball after a career spanning 40 years.
1965 Section of Allalin glacier wipes out construction site at Mattmark Dam near Saas-Fee, Switzerland on August - 30.
1967 The US Senate confirms Thurgood Marshall as the first black US Supreme Court Justice on August - 30.
1967 US Senate confirm Thurgood Marshall as first black justice on August - 30.
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 John and Yoko Lennon's One on One concert at Madison Square Garden raises $250,000 to help mentally retarded children on August - 30.
1968 On August - 30 the first record under Apple label (Beatle's Hey Jude)
1968 William Talman, actor (Hamilton-Perry Mason), dies at 53 on August - 30.
1969 120,000 attend Texas Intl Pop Festival on this day in history.
1969 25,000 attend 2nd Annual Sky River Rock Festival, Tenino Wash on this day in history.