Historical Events In December - 30
Sunday, 20 January 2019
1877 On December - 30 johnannes Brahms' 2nd Symphony in D, premieres in Vienna
1879 On December - 30 gilbert & Sullivan's "Pirates of Penzance," premieres
1879 Sri Ramana Maharshi, Hindu philosopher/yogi (Maharshi Research Inst) on this day in history.
1880 On this day in history alfred Einstein, German/US musicologist/nephew of Albert Einstein
1883 On December - 30 lester Patrick, NHL pioneer
1884 Anton Bruckner's 7th Symphony in E, premieres in Leipzig on December - 30.
1884 On December - 30 karl Heinrich David, composer
1887 On December - 30 henry George Ley, composer
1888 Belgium: king Leopold II installs Order of African Star on this day in history.
1889 Georg von der Vring, German painter/writer (Soldier Suhren) on December - 30.
1891 Antoine Pinay, French premier (1952)/minister of Foreign affairs on December - 30.
1892 Dr Miles V Lynk, physician, publishes 1st Black medical journal on December - 30.
1892 On this day in history jaromir Fiala, composer
1893 On this day in history russia signs military accord with France
1893 Samuel White Baker, English explorer, dies at 72 on December - 30.
1894 On this day in history amelia Jenks Bloomer, suffragist (Bloomers named for her), dies at 76
1895 August De Boodt, Belgian politician on December - 30.
1895 On this day in history lP Hartley, British writer, dies
1896 On December - 30 montreal Victorias beat Winn Victorias 6-5 for the Stanley Cup
1896 On this day in history stanley Cup: Montreal Victorias beat Winnipeg Victorias, 6-5
1896 Tom Keene, Rochester NY, actor (Our Daily Bread) on this day in history.
1896 Jose Mercado Rizal, anti-Spanish rule of Philippines proponent, dies on December - 30.
1897 On this day in history province of Zululand annexed to Natal colony
1898 On this day in history vincent Lopez, Bkln NY, orch leader (Welcome Aboard)
1899 On December - 30 james Paget, English surgeon (disease of Paget), dies at 85
1903 600 people die in a fire at the Iroquois Theater in Chicago on this day in history.
1903 602 die as flames swept through Iroquois Theater in Chicago on this day in history.
1903 American Political Science Association founded at New Orleans on this day in history.
1903 On December - 30 electric arc lamp sets fire to Iroquois theater in Chicago leaving 602 dead in one of the deadliest blazes in American history
1904 On December - 30 dmitri B Kabalevsky, St Petersburg Russia, composer (In the Fire) [NS]
1905 On December - 30 former Governor Frank Steunenberg is assassinated near his home in Caldwell, Idaho.
1905 Emmanuel Levinas, philosopher on this day in history.
1906 On this day in history iran becomes a constitutional monarchy
1906 On this day in history carol Reed, motion picture director (3rd Man)