Historical Events In August - 30
Monday, 26 July 2021
1862 On this day in history confederate troops defeat Union forces at the Second Battle of Bull Run in Manassas, VA.
1862 2nd Battle of Bull Run on August - 30.
1866 On August - 30 georges Minne, Flemish sculptor
1871 Ernest Rutherford, 1st Baron Rutherford of Nelson, New Zealand physicist and father of nuclear physics on August - 30.
1873 On this day in history austrian explorers Julius von Payer and Karl Weyprecht discover the archipelago of Franz Joseph Land in the Arctic Sea.
1878 On August - 30 paul Hazard, French literature historian
1879 On this day in history john B Hood, confederate general (lost Atlanta), dies at 48
1882 On August - 30 meijer de Hond, Dutch rabbi/writer
1883 Theo Van Doesburg, [Christian EM Kupper], painter/architect (Style) on August - 30.
1884 Jack Dempsey wins middleweight title in 1st fight with boxing gloves on August - 30.
1884 Theodor Svedberg, Sweden, chemist, worked with colloids (Nobel 1926) on this day in history.
1885 On this day in history 13,000 meteors seen in 1 hour near Andromeda
1887 Adam Kuckhoff, writer on August - 30.
1888 On this day in history lord Walsingham kills 1070 grouse in a single day
1889 Edward Ciannelli, Ischia Italy, actor (You Can't Escape Forever) on this day in history.
1893 13rd US Mens Tennis: Robert D Wrenn beats Fred H Hovey (64 36 64 64) on this day in history.
1893 Huey P Long, Winn Parish La, (gov/sen-D-La) on this day in history.
1894 Frederick Lugards expedition to Niger on this day in history.
1895 Belgium begins compulsory Roman Catholic education on August - 30.
1896 Eight provinces in the Philippines were declared under martial law by the Spanish Governor General Ramon Blanco. This included the provinces of Batangas, Rizal, Cavite, Nueva Ecija as well as the nearby areas on this day in history.
1896 On August - 30 raymond Massey, Toronto Canada, actor (Dr Gillespie-Dr Kildare)
1897 The town of Ambiky is captured by France from Menabe in Madagascar on August - 30.
1900 On this day in history outbreak of bubonic plague in Glasgow, UK
1900 On this day in history last 2000 British prisoners in Nooitgedagt South Africa freed
1900 Franklin C Fry, US minister (Lutheran World Relief) on this day in history.
1901 On August - 30 hubert Cecil Booth patents vacuum cleaner
1901 John C Stennis, (Sen-D-MS, 1947-88) on August - 30.
1902 On this day in history arnold Maria Walter, composer
1903 Vincente F Lopez, historian (Historia the Chile), dies at 87 on this day in history.
1904 Thomas Hicks wins 3rd Olympics marathon (3:28:53.0) (40 km) on this day in history.
1904 Kate Fanny Loder, composer, dies at 79 on August - 30.
1905 On August - 30 baseball slugger Ty Cobb makes his major league debut.
1905 Ty Cobb's first major league at bat (Detroit Tigers) on August - 30.
1905 Pogoro/Ngindo attack Fort Mahenge German East-Africa on August - 30.