Historical Events In August - 30
Sunday, 08 December 2019
1996 Christine Pascal, actress/director (Smile, Elsa), dies at 43 on this day in history.
1997 The world learns of the Paris car crash that killed England's Princess Diana, her husband and Harrod's owner Dodi Fayed, and their driver on August - 30.
2007 United States Air Force nuclear weapons incident in which a B-52 flew from Minot AFB, ND to Barksdale AFB, LA carrying 6 nuclear warheads on August - 30.
2012 Cholera outbreak kills 229 people in Sierra Leone on August - 30.
2017 Late author Terry Pratchett ' unfinished works destroyed by steamroller as per his instructions on this day in history.
2017 Brazilian court blocks President Michel Temer from abolishing Renca, whihc would open parts of the Amazon to mining on this day in history.
2017 Authorities say floods across Bangladesh, Nepal and India have killed more 1200 people and damaged 697,000 houses on this day in history.
2017 Hurricane Irma forms near Cape Verde Islands, will go on to become category 5 hurricane and kill at least 102 on this day in history.
2018 On this day in history argentina's central bank raises interest rates to 60% in attempt to stabilize the peso
2018 Ugandan pop star MP Bobi Wine re-arrested attempting to leave the country on August - 30.