Historical Events In December - 30
Thursday, 22 August 2019
1977 On December - 30 carter holds first news conference by US President in Eastern Europe (Warsaw)
1978 Ohio State dismisses Woody Hayes as its football coach on this day in history.
1979 On December - 30 rock group, Emerson, Lake & Palmer break up
1979 Richard Rodgers, composer (Rogers & Hammerstein), dies at 77 on December - 30.
1980 NBC cancels The Wonderful World of Disney, the longest-running prime time TV show in history. Disney now owns the ABC TV network on December - 30.
1981 Wayne Gretzky sets NHL record of 50 goals by 39th game of season on this day in history.
1982 On this day in history uS Assay Office in New York City NY closes
1984 On December - 30 miss Elizabeth (Hulette) & Macho Man Randy Savage (Poffo) wed
1985 IBM-PC DOS Version 3.2 released on this day in history.
1985 President Zia of Pakistan ends martial law on this day in history.
1986 On December - 30 uS begins Military exercises in Honduras
1986 On this day in history jiri Jaroch, composer, dies at 66
1988 Canadian Senate OK's free trade pact; with US on this day in history.
1988 Former Soviet President Brezhnev's son-in-law sentenced to 12-yr (bribery) on this day in history.
1988 On December - 30 mercedes-Benz pays $20.2-M fine failed to meet '86 government fuel standard
1988 On this day in history north subpoenas Reagan & Bush as defense witnesses for upcoming trial
1988 On this day in history the Yugoslavian government resigns over problems in Serbia
1988 On December - 30 yugoslav government resigns
1989 On this day in history madoline Thomas, actress (Girl in the Canal), dies
1992 On this day in history caesar [Caesar] Domela, painter/son of Ferdinand D Nieuwenhuis, dies
1993 On December - 30 mack David, US songwriter (Bachelor in Paradise), dies at 81
1994 Two are killed and five wounded when a gunman opens fire at two Boston area abortion clinics on December - 30.
1994 On this day in history uS Army pilot Bobby Hall is free, some 13 days after his helicopter is downed (resulting in the death of his co-pilot David Hilemon) by North Korea. Dec 30, 1993 Israel and the Vatican agree to recognize each other.
1994 On December - 30 lloyd James Austin, french Scholar, dies at 79
1995 On December - 30 heiner Muller, dramatist, dies at 66
1996 On December - 30 jack Nance, actor (Meatballs 4, Whore, Voodoo), murdered at 53
2006 On this day in history saddam Hussein, former Iraq president, is executed in Baghdad.
2006 On December - 30 the Free State Project completes its "First 1,000" pledge.
2006 The M/V Senopati Nusantara sinks in Indonesia with several hundred casualties on this day in history.
2006 Deposed Iraqi dictator Saddam Hussein is hanged in Baghdad on December - 30.
2008 On December - 30 dick Green, Canadian actor
2011 On this day in history eva Zeisel, Hungarian-born ceramic designer, dies at 105
2012 19 people are killed by a suicide bomber in Balochistan, Pakistan on this day in history.
2018 On this day in history patrick Mahomes becomes only the 2nd quarterback in NFL history to throw for 5,000 yards and 50 touchdowns during KC Chiefs' 35-3 win over Oakland Raiders; achieves both marks with 3rd quarter 89-yard TD pass to Demarcus Robinson