Historical Events In August - 30
Sunday, 03 December 2023
1945 On this day in history hong Kong liberated from Japan
1945 On August - 30 the Japanese POW camp Shamshuipo in Hong Kong is liberated containin 1500 POW's including 400 Canadians
1945 On August - 30 12th NFL Chicago All-Star Game: Green Bay 19, All-Stars 7 (92,753)
1949 Roly Jenkins (Worcs v Surrey) takes his 2nd hat-trick of the game on August - 30.
1949 On this day in history arthur Fielder, England cricket fast bowler (6 Tests 1903-08), dies
1951 On August - 30 uS & Philippines sign mutual defense pact
1952 On this day in history arky Vaughn, infielder (Pirates & Dodgers), drowns
1953 On this day in history future NYC mayor David Dinkins marries Joyce Burrows in NYC
1953 Dimiter Nenov, composer, dies at 51 on August - 30.
1954 On this day in history hurricane Carol, kills 68
1956 On this day in history white mob prevents enrollment of blacks at Mansfield HS, Texas
1956 USSR performs nuclear test (atmospheric tests) on this day in history.
1956 Jose Antonio de Donostia, composer, dies at 70 on August - 30.
1957 US performs nuclear test at Nevada Test Site on this day in history.
1958 On this day in history uS performs nuclear test at S Atlantic Ocean
1960 On August - 30 boston 2nd baseman Pete Runnels goes 6-for-7
1961 On this day in history the first Negro judge of a US District Court confirmed-JB Parsons
1961 1st Negro judge of a US District Court confirmed-JB Parsons on August - 30.
1961 On August - 30 charles Coburn, actor (Heaven Can Wait, Idiot's Delight), dies at 84
1963 On August - 30 hot Line communications link between Wash DC & Moscow went begins
1963 The Hot Line phone linking the White House with the Kremlin was installed on this day in history.
1963 On August - 30 axel Stordahl, orch leader (Frank Sinatra Show), dies at 50
1964 Wesley Lau, actor (Lt Anderson-Perry Mason), dies at 43 on this day in history.
1965 On August - 30 casey Stengel announces his retirement after 55 years in baseball
1965 On this day in history casey Stengel retires from baseball after a career spanning 40 years.
1965 On this day in history section of Allalin glacier wipes out construction site at Mattmark Dam near Saas-Fee, Switzerland
1967 The US Senate confirms Thurgood Marshall as the first black US Supreme Court Justice on this day in history.
1967 On this day in history uS Senate confirm Thurgood Marshall as first black justice
1968 On this day in history death of CEW Bean, founder of the Australian War Memorial and editor of the Official history of Australia in the war of 1914-18
1968 John and Yoko Lennon's One on One concert at Madison Square Garden raises $250,000 to help mentally retarded children on this day in history.
1968 The first record under Apple label (Beatle's Hey Jude) on August - 30.
1968 On August - 30 william Talman, actor (Hamilton-Perry Mason), dies at 53
1969 On August - 30 120,000 attend Texas Intl Pop Festival
1969 25,000 attend 2nd Annual Sky River Rock Festival, Tenino Wash on August - 30.