Historical Events In December - 30
Thursday, 13 May 2021
1907 Abraham Mills' commission declares Abner Doubleday invented baseball on this day in history.
1907 On this day in history christina E "Christine" Auwen, Dutch model/singer (Haghezangers)
1908 On December - 30 montreal Wanderers loses to Edmonton but retain Stanley Cup (4th of 1908). Cup is won by total points in a 2 game series
1908 On this day in history stanley Cup: Mont Wanderers outscore Edmonton, 13-10 in 2 game set
1910 On this day in history dennis Morgan, actor (Cattle Town, Canyon Pass, Waterfront)
1911 Sun Yat-sen elected first President of Republic of China on December - 30.
1911 Sun Yat-sen is elected as the first president of the Republic of China on December - 30.
1911 On this day in history crickets S F Barnes takes 5-6 in 1st 11 overs v Aust at MCG
1911 Jeanette Nolan, LA Calif, actress (Richard Boone Show, Virginian) on December - 30.
1912 Alfred von Kiderlen-Waechter, German foreign minister, dies at 60 on December - 30.
1913 Barnes takes 17 wickets vs South Africa (8-56 & 9-103) on this day in history.
1913 Svend Simon Schultz, composer on December - 30.
1914 Bert Parks, [Jacobson], Atlanta Ga, TV host (Miss America) on December - 30.
1915 On this day in history 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.
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 -32°F (-36°C) in Mountain City, Tennessee (state record) on December - 30.
1917 Nancy Coleman, Everett WA, actress (Edge of Darkness) on this day in history.
1918 John E Hoover decides to be called J Edgar Hoover on this day in history.
1918 On this day in history w Eugene Smith, US photographer (Saipan, Walk to Paradise Garden)
1919 Lincoln's Inn in London admits its first female bar student on December - 30.
1919 David Valentine Willcocks, composer on December - 30.
1920 Aad de Haas, Dutch religious painter/graphic artist/cartoonist on this day in history.
1921 On December - 30 michael Hollings, catholic priest/crusader
1922 Russia becomes the Union Of Soviet Socialist Republics on December - 30.
1922 Soviet Union organized as a federation of RSFSR, Ukrainian SSR, Belorussian SSR & Transcaucasian SSR on December - 30.
1922 On December - 30 vladimir Lenin establishes the Union of Soviet Socialist Republics.
1923 On this day in history sara A Lidman, Swedish author (Jag Och Min Son, Samtal in Hanoi)
1924 Edwin Hubble announces existence of other galactic systems on this day in history.
1925 On this day in history nSW score 705 against Victoria, go from 8-475 to 9-701
1926 Paul Eliot Greens "In Abraham's Bosom," premieres in NYC on December - 30.
1926 On December - 30 stanley Tracey, composer
1927 Japan dedicates first subway in the Orient (route under 2 miles long) on this day in history.
1927 On this day in history japan dedicates 1st subway in Orient (route under 2 miles long)