Historical Events In December - 30
Monday, 17 May 2021
1877 Johnannes Brahms' 2nd Symphony in D, premieres in Vienna on December - 30.
1879 Gilbert & Sullivan's "Pirates of Penzance," premieres on December - 30.
1879 On this day in history sri Ramana Maharshi, Hindu philosopher/yogi (Maharshi Research Inst)
1880 Alfred Einstein, German/US musicologist/nephew of Albert Einstein on this day in history.
1883 Lester Patrick, NHL pioneer on December - 30.
1884 Anton Bruckner's 7th Symphony in E, premieres in Leipzig on this day in history.
1884 On this day in history karl Heinrich David, composer
1887 Henry George Ley, composer on this day in history.
1888 On this day in history belgium: king Leopold II installs Order of African Star
1889 On December - 30 georg von der Vring, German painter/writer (Soldier Suhren)
1891 On December - 30 antoine Pinay, French premier (1952)/minister of Foreign affairs
1892 Dr Miles V Lynk, physician, publishes 1st Black medical journal on this day in history.
1892 On December - 30 jaromir Fiala, composer
1893 On December - 30 russia signs military accord with France
1893 Samuel White Baker, English explorer, dies at 72 on this day in history.
1894 On December - 30 amelia Jenks Bloomer, suffragist (Bloomers named for her), dies at 76
1895 On December - 30 august De Boodt, Belgian politician
1895 LP Hartley, British writer, dies on December - 30.
1896 Montreal Victorias beat Winn Victorias 6-5 for the Stanley Cup on December - 30.
1896 Stanley Cup: Montreal Victorias beat Winnipeg Victorias, 6-5 on December - 30.
1896 Tom Keene, Rochester NY, actor (Our Daily Bread) on this day in history.
1896 Jose Mercado Rizal, anti-Spanish rule of Philippines proponent, dies on this day in history.
1897 Province of Zululand annexed to Natal colony on this day in history.
1898 On this day in history vincent Lopez, Bkln NY, orch leader (Welcome Aboard)
1899 On December - 30 james Paget, English surgeon (disease of Paget), dies at 85
1903 600 people die in a fire at the Iroquois Theater in Chicago on December - 30.
1903 On this day in history 602 die as flames swept through Iroquois Theater in Chicago
1903 American Political Science Association founded at New Orleans on December - 30.
1903 Electric arc lamp sets fire to Iroquois theater in Chicago leaving 602 dead in one of the deadliest blazes in American history on this day in history.
1904 Dmitri B Kabalevsky, St Petersburg Russia, composer (In the Fire) [NS] on this day in history.
1905 Former Governor Frank Steunenberg is assassinated near his home in Caldwell, Idaho on this day in history.
1905 On December - 30 emmanuel Levinas, philosopher
1906 Iran becomes a constitutional monarchy on this day in history.
1906 Carol Reed, motion picture director (3rd Man) on December - 30.