Historical Events In December - 30
Friday, 03 July 2020
1877 On December - 30 johnannes Brahms' 2nd Symphony in D, premieres in Vienna
1879 On this day in history gilbert & Sullivan's "Pirates of Penzance," premieres
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 December - 30.
1883 On this day in history lester Patrick, NHL pioneer
1884 On this day in history anton Bruckner's 7th Symphony in E, premieres in Leipzig
1884 Karl Heinrich David, composer on December - 30.
1887 On December - 30 henry George Ley, composer
1888 Belgium: king Leopold II installs Order of African Star on December - 30.
1889 On this day in history georg von der Vring, German painter/writer (Soldier Suhren)
1891 On December - 30 antoine Pinay, French premier (1952)/minister of Foreign affairs
1892 On this day in history dr Miles V Lynk, physician, publishes 1st Black medical journal
1892 On this day in history jaromir Fiala, composer
1893 Russia signs military accord with France on December - 30.
1893 Samuel White Baker, English explorer, dies at 72 on December - 30.
1894 Amelia Jenks Bloomer, suffragist (Bloomers named for her), dies at 76 on December - 30.
1895 On this day in history august De Boodt, Belgian politician
1895 LP Hartley, British writer, dies on this day in history.
1896 Montreal Victorias beat Winn Victorias 6-5 for the Stanley Cup on December - 30.
1896 On December - 30 stanley Cup: Montreal Victorias beat Winnipeg Victorias, 6-5
1896 On this day in history tom Keene, Rochester NY, actor (Our Daily Bread)
1896 On December - 30 jose Mercado Rizal, anti-Spanish rule of Philippines proponent, dies
1897 On December - 30 province of Zululand annexed to Natal colony
1898 Vincent Lopez, Bkln NY, orch leader (Welcome Aboard) on December - 30.
1899 James Paget, English surgeon (disease of Paget), dies at 85 on December - 30.
1903 600 people die in a fire at the Iroquois Theater in Chicago on December - 30.
1903 602 die as flames swept through Iroquois Theater in Chicago on this day in history.
1903 American Political Science Association founded at New Orleans on this day in history.
1903 On this day in history electric arc lamp sets fire to Iroquois theater in Chicago leaving 602 dead in one of the deadliest blazes in American history
1904 On December - 30 dmitri B Kabalevsky, St Petersburg Russia, composer (In the Fire) [NS]
1905 On December - 30 former Governor Frank Steunenberg is assassinated near his home in Caldwell, Idaho.
1905 Emmanuel Levinas, philosopher on this day in history.
1906 Iran becomes a constitutional monarchy on this day in history.
1906 On this day in history carol Reed, motion picture director (3rd Man)