Historical Events In December - 30
Wednesday, 24 February 2021
1877 On this day in history johnannes Brahms' 2nd Symphony in D, premieres in Vienna
1879 Gilbert & Sullivan's "Pirates of Penzance," premieres on this day in history.
1879 On December - 30 sri Ramana Maharshi, Hindu philosopher/yogi (Maharshi Research Inst)
1880 Alfred Einstein, German/US musicologist/nephew of Albert Einstein on December - 30.
1883 On December - 30 lester Patrick, NHL pioneer
1884 Anton Bruckner's 7th Symphony in E, premieres in Leipzig on December - 30.
1884 Karl Heinrich David, composer on this day in history.
1887 On December - 30 henry George Ley, composer
1888 On December - 30 belgium: king Leopold II installs Order of African Star
1889 On this day in history georg von der Vring, German painter/writer (Soldier Suhren)
1891 Antoine Pinay, French premier (1952)/minister of Foreign affairs on December - 30.
1892 On this day in history dr Miles V Lynk, physician, publishes 1st Black medical journal
1892 Jaromir Fiala, composer on this day in history.
1893 Russia signs military accord with France on December - 30.
1893 On this day in history samuel White Baker, English explorer, dies at 72
1894 On December - 30 amelia Jenks Bloomer, suffragist (Bloomers named for her), dies at 76
1895 August De Boodt, Belgian politician on this day in history.
1895 LP Hartley, British writer, dies on this day in history.
1896 Montreal Victorias beat Winn Victorias 6-5 for the Stanley Cup on this day in history.
1896 On December - 30 stanley Cup: Montreal Victorias beat Winnipeg Victorias, 6-5
1896 Tom Keene, Rochester NY, actor (Our Daily Bread) on this day in history.
1896 On this day in history jose Mercado Rizal, anti-Spanish rule of Philippines proponent, dies
1897 Province of Zululand annexed to Natal colony on December - 30.
1898 On this day in history vincent Lopez, Bkln NY, orch leader (Welcome Aboard)
1899 James Paget, English surgeon (disease of Paget), dies at 85 on this day in history.
1903 On December - 30 600 people die in a fire at the Iroquois Theater in Chicago.
1903 602 die as flames swept through Iroquois Theater in Chicago on December - 30.
1903 On this day in history american Political Science Association founded at New Orleans
1903 On December - 30 electric arc lamp sets fire to Iroquois theater in Chicago leaving 602 dead in one of the deadliest blazes in American history
1904 On this day in history 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 On December - 30 emmanuel Levinas, philosopher
1906 Iran becomes a constitutional monarchy on December - 30.
1906 Carol Reed, motion picture director (3rd Man) on December - 30.