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Historical Events In December - 30

Friday, 26 February 2021

1907  Abraham Mills' commission declares Abner Doubleday invented baseball on December - 30.  

1907  Christina E "Christine" Auwen, Dutch model/singer (Haghezangers) on this day in history.  

1908  Montreal Wanderers loses to Edmonton but retain Stanley Cup (4th of 1908). Cup is won by total points in a 2 game series on December - 30.  

1908  Stanley Cup: Mont Wanderers outscore Edmonton, 13-10 in 2 game set on December - 30.  

1910  Dennis Morgan, actor (Cattle Town, Canyon Pass, Waterfront) on December - 30.  

1911  On this day in history sun Yat-sen elected first President of Republic of China  

1911  Sun Yat-sen is elected as the first president of the Republic of China on this day in history.  

1911  Crickets S F Barnes takes 5-6 in 1st 11 overs v Aust at MCG on December - 30.  

1911  Jeanette Nolan, LA Calif, actress (Richard Boone Show, Virginian) on this day in history.  

1912  On this day in history alfred von Kiderlen-Waechter, German foreign minister, dies at 60  

1913  On December - 30 barnes takes 17 wickets vs South Africa (8-56 & 9-103)  

1913  On December - 30 svend Simon Schultz, composer  

1914  On December - 30 bert Parks, [Jacobson], Atlanta Ga, TV host (Miss America)  

1915  HMS Natal, blew up and sank at her moorings in the Cromarty Firth, Scotland, over 400 lives lost. Sources differ about the date with some giving it as 31st. The cause was speculated about at the time and sabotage was feared by some but the official enquiry put it down to a cordite explosion which becomes unstable when overheated. Other ships had suffered a similar fate, and this is the most likely explanation on December - 30.  

1915  On this day in history cromarty Harbour, Scot-British cruiser Natal explodes: 405 die  

1916  On December - 30 in Russia, Rasputin 'the mad monk' is murdered  

1917  -32F (-36C) in Mountain City, Tennessee (state record) on this day in history.  

1917  On this day in history nancy Coleman, Everett WA, actress (Edge of Darkness)  

1918  On December - 30 john E Hoover decides to be called J Edgar Hoover  

1918  W Eugene Smith, US photographer (Saipan, Walk to Paradise Garden) on December - 30.  

1919  Lincoln's Inn in London admits its first female bar student on this day in history.  

1919  David Valentine Willcocks, composer on this day in history.  

1920  Aad de Haas, Dutch religious painter/graphic artist/cartoonist on December - 30.  

1921  Michael Hollings, catholic priest/crusader on December - 30.  

1922  On this day in history russia becomes the Union Of Soviet Socialist Republics  

1922  Soviet Union organized as a federation of RSFSR, Ukrainian SSR, Belorussian SSR & Transcaucasian SSR on this day in history.  

1922  On December - 30 vladimir Lenin establishes the Union of Soviet Socialist Republics.  

1923  On December - 30 sara A Lidman, Swedish author (Jag Och Min Son, Samtal in Hanoi)  

1924  Edwin Hubble announces existence of other galactic systems on December - 30.  

1925  On this day in history nSW score 705 against Victoria, go from 8-475 to 9-701  

1926  On December - 30 paul Eliot Greens "In Abraham's Bosom," premieres in NYC  

1926  Stanley Tracey, composer on this day in history.  

1927  Japan dedicates first subway in the Orient (route under 2 miles long) on December - 30.  

1927  On December - 30 japan dedicates 1st subway in Orient (route under 2 miles long)  

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Famous Birthdays In December - 30

Famous People Born On This Day In History

1204  Abû 'Uthmân Sa'îd Hakam al Qurashi, ruler of Minorca (d. 1282) was born on this day in history.  

1552  Simon Forman, English occultist and astrologer (d. 1611) was born on December - 30.  

1566  Alessandro Piccinini, composer was born on December - 30.  

1569  On this day in history birth of georg Quitschreiber, composer  

1642  Vincenzo da Filicaja, Italian poet (d. 1707) was born on this day in history.  

1644  Philips van Almonde, Dutch Zeeuws lt-admiral was born on December - 30.  

1673  On December - 30 birth of ahmed III, Ottoman Sultan (d. 1736)  

1678  William Croft, composer was born on this day in history.  

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Famous Deaths In December - 30

Famous People Died On This Day In History

0273  On December - 30 felix I, Italian Bishop of Rome, dies (or 274)  

1218  On this day in history death of richard de Clare, 4th Earl of Hertford, English politician (b. 1162)  

1460  On this day in history death of richard Plantagenet, 3rd Duke of York, claimant to the English throne (killed in battle) (b. 1411)  

1525  Jacob Fugger, German banker/merchant, dies at 66 on this day in history.  

1572  Galeazzo Alessi, Italian architect (Palazza Marino, Milan), dies at 60 on this day in history.  

1573  Death of Giovanni Battista Giraldi, Italian writer (b. 1504) on December - 30.  

1591  Innocent IX, [Giovanni Facchinetti], Pope, (1591 62 days), dies at 72 on this day in history.  

1621  Death of Saint Job of Maniava, Ukrainian Orthodox Saint (b. 1550) on this day in history.  

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