Historical Events In December - 30
Thursday, 22 August 2019
1877 On December - 30 johnannes Brahms' 2nd Symphony in D, premieres in Vienna
1879 On this day in history gilbert & Sullivan's "Pirates of Penzance," premieres
1879 On this day in history sri Ramana Maharshi, Hindu philosopher/yogi (Maharshi Research Inst)
1880 Alfred Einstein, German/US musicologist/nephew of Albert Einstein on this day in history.
1883 On December - 30 lester Patrick, NHL pioneer
1884 Anton Bruckner's 7th Symphony in E, premieres in Leipzig on December - 30.
1884 On this day in history karl Heinrich David, composer
1887 Henry George Ley, composer on this day in history.
1888 Belgium: king Leopold II installs Order of African Star on December - 30.
1889 On this day in history georg von der Vring, German painter/writer (Soldier Suhren)
1891 On this day in history antoine Pinay, French premier (1952)/minister of Foreign affairs
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 On December - 30 samuel White Baker, English explorer, dies at 72
1894 Amelia Jenks Bloomer, suffragist (Bloomers named for her), dies at 76 on this day in history.
1895 August De Boodt, Belgian politician on this day in history.
1895 On December - 30 lP Hartley, British writer, dies
1896 On this day in history montreal Victorias beat Winn Victorias 6-5 for the Stanley Cup
1896 Stanley Cup: Montreal Victorias beat Winnipeg Victorias, 6-5 on December - 30.
1896 On this day in history tom Keene, Rochester NY, actor (Our Daily Bread)
1896 Jose Mercado Rizal, anti-Spanish rule of Philippines proponent, dies on December - 30.
1897 On December - 30 province of Zululand annexed to Natal colony
1898 Vincent Lopez, Bkln NY, orch leader (Welcome Aboard) on December - 30.
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 On this day in history 602 die as flames swept through Iroquois Theater in Chicago
1903 American Political Science Association founded at New Orleans on this day in history.
1903 Electric arc lamp sets fire to Iroquois theater in Chicago leaving 602 dead in one of the deadliest blazes in American history on December - 30.
1904 On this day in history dmitri B Kabalevsky, St Petersburg Russia, composer (In the Fire) [NS]
1905 Former Governor Frank Steunenberg is assassinated near his home in Caldwell, Idaho on December - 30.
1905 On December - 30 emmanuel Levinas, philosopher
1906 On December - 30 iran becomes a constitutional monarchy
1906 On December - 30 carol Reed, motion picture director (3rd Man)