Historical Events In August - 30
Monday, 03 October 2022
1862 Confederate troops defeat Union forces at the Second Battle of Bull Run in Manassas, VA on August - 30.
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 this day in history.
1873 On August - 30 austrian explorers Julius von Payer and Karl Weyprecht discover the archipelago of Franz Joseph Land in the Arctic Sea.
1878 On this day in history paul Hazard, French literature historian
1879 On August - 30 john B Hood, confederate general (lost Atlanta), dies at 48
1882 Meijer de Hond, Dutch rabbi/writer on August - 30.
1883 On this day in history theo Van Doesburg, [Christian EM Kupper], painter/architect (Style)
1884 On August - 30 jack Dempsey wins middleweight title in 1st fight with boxing gloves
1884 Theodor Svedberg, Sweden, chemist, worked with colloids (Nobel 1926) on August - 30.
1885 On August - 30 13,000 meteors seen in 1 hour near Andromeda
1887 On this day in history adam Kuckhoff, writer
1888 Lord Walsingham kills 1070 grouse in a single day on August - 30.
1889 Edward Ciannelli, Ischia Italy, actor (You Can't Escape Forever) on August - 30.
1893 On this day in history 13rd US Mens Tennis: Robert D Wrenn beats Fred H Hovey (64 36 64 64)
1893 Huey P Long, Winn Parish La, (gov/sen-D-La) on this day in history.
1894 On August - 30 frederick Lugards expedition to Niger
1895 Belgium begins compulsory Roman Catholic education on this day in history.
1896 On this day in history 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.
1896 Raymond Massey, Toronto Canada, actor (Dr Gillespie-Dr Kildare) on August - 30.
1897 On August - 30 the town of Ambiky is captured by France from Menabe in Madagascar.
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 this day in history hubert Cecil Booth patents vacuum cleaner
1901 On August - 30 john C Stennis, (Sen-D-MS, 1947-88)
1902 On August - 30 arnold Maria Walter, composer
1903 On this day in history vincente F Lopez, historian (Historia the Chile), dies at 87
1904 On this day in history thomas Hicks wins 3rd Olympics marathon (3:28:53.0) (40 km)
1904 Kate Fanny Loder, composer, dies at 79 on this day in history.
1905 On August - 30 baseball slugger Ty Cobb makes his major league debut.
1905 On this day in history ty Cobb's first major league at bat (Detroit Tigers)
1905 Pogoro/Ngindo attack Fort Mahenge German East-Africa on August - 30.