Historical Events In November - 30
Tuesday, 26 September 2023
1958 1st guided missile destroyer launched, Dewey, Bath, Me on November - 30.
1959 Joe Foss named first commissioner of AFL on this day in history.
1960 On November - 30 the First International Harvester Scoutt all-terrain vehicle rolled off the assembly line at International Harvester's Fort Wayne plant
1961 USSR vetoes Kuwait's application for UN membership on this day in history.
1961 On this day in history stanislaw Kazuro, composer, dies at 80
1962 U Thant of Burma elected 3rd Secretary-General of UN unanimously on this day in history.
1964 USSR launches Zond 2 towards Mars; no data returned on this day in history.
1964 Don Redman, orch leader (Sugar Hill Times), dies at 64 on November - 30.
1966 On November - 30 barbados gains independence from Britain (National Day)
1966 On this day in history radio time signal WWV moves from Greenbelt, MD to Boulder, CO
1967 In Albania a 6.5 quake centered centered along the Albania-Yugoslavia border in the vicinity of Debar, Yugoslavia, and Shupenze, Albania. Eighteen people were killed, 204 injured on this day in history.
1967 On this day in history julie Nixon andDavid Eisenhower announce their engagement
1967 Kuria Muria islands ceded by Britain to Oman on this day in history.
1967 On November - 30 people's Rep of South Yemen (Aden) gains independence from Britain
1967 On November - 30 patrick Kavanagh, Irish screenwriterr (Great Hunger), dies
1968 Diana Ross and The Supremes hit the #1 spot on the music charts with Love Child. The somewhat controversial tune (for the times) stayed at the top for two weeks on November - 30.
1970 George Harrison releases his triple album set "All Things Must Pass" on this day in history.
1972 On this day in history bBC bans Wings "Hi, Hi, Hi"
1972 Illegal fireworks factory explodes killing 15 (Rome Italy) on this day in history.
1972 On this day in history hans-Erich Apostel, Austrian composer (Kubiniana, Requiem), dies at 71
1973 On November - 30 bruce Yarnell, LA Calif, actor (Outlaws), dies at 35
1974 On November - 30 20th time Islanders shut-out (3-0 vs Canucks)
1976 Fritz Rasp, actor (Diary of a Lost Girl), dies at 85 on November - 30.
1979 On this day in history ted Koppel becomes anchor of nightly news on Iranian Hostages (ABC)
1979 On this day in history joyce Grenfell (Adventure for Two), actress, dies at 69
1981 On November - 30 porn star John Holmes arrested on fugitive charges
1981 On November - 30 robert H Harris, actor (Jake-Goldbergs), dies at 72
1982 STS-6 vehicle moves to launch pad on this day in history.
1982 The Dow Jones industrial average jumped a mighty 36.43 points. It was the fourth largest gain in the stock market’s 87-year history on this day in history.
1982 On this day in history uS sub Thomas Edison collides with US Navy destroyer in So China Sea
1983 Radio Shack announces the Tandy Model 2000 computer (80186 chip) on this day in history.
1983 George Headley, cricket (10 tons in 22 Tests, 1st black WI capt), dies on this day in history.
1986 Cary Grant, Brit/US actor (Awful Truth, Charade, Father Goose), dies on this day in history.
1987 On November - 30 arthur H Dean, lawyer/advisor to FDR, dies at 89