Historical Events In October - 30
Monday, 03 August 2020
1981 On October - 30 georges Brassens, French screenwriter, dies
1983 On October - 30 erzurum earthquake in Turkey killing 1,342 people
1984 June Duprez, actress (Calcutta, Tiger Fang), dies at 66 on this day in history.
1985 22nd Space Shuttle Mission (61-A)-Challenger 9-launched on October - 30.
1985 On October - 30 kirby Grant, actor/singer (Sky King), dies in an auto accident at 74
1986 On October - 30 discovery moves to OPF where more than 200 modification are made
1986 Andrzej Markowski, composer, dies at 62 on October - 30.
1988 2 gambling clubs &1 player share 61.38 M California lotto jackpot on this day in history.
1988 On this day in history john Houseman, actor (Paper Chase), dies at 86
1990 Craig Russell, female impersonator, dies of an AIDS-stroke at 42 on this day in history.
1991 Mid East peace conference begins in Madrid Spain on October - 30.
1991 On this day in history johan Mekkink, painter, dies
1993 Hernan Heleno Castro, El Salvadorian guerilla leader, murdered on this day in history.
1994 On this day in history martyn Wiley, writer/broadcaster, dies at 40
1995 Quebec Separatists narrowly defeated ( 50.6 percent to 49.4) in a vote to remain within the federation of Canada on this day in history.
1995 Brian Easdale, composer, dies at 86 on October - 30.
1996 RaiLink-Ottawa Valley takes over operation of the former CP line between Smiths Falls and Cartier, Ont as well as the Mattawa to Temiskaming branch in Quebec on this day in history.
1996 Alexander d'Arbeloff, entrepreneur, dies at 101 on October - 30.
1997 Sam Fuller, director/writer (Big Red One), dies at 86 on this day in history.
2005 Hurricane Beta hits the coast of Nicaragua. It is the thirteenth hurricane of 205, breaking the 1969 record of 12 hurricanes on October - 30.
2006 An airstrike on a madrasah in Bajaur kills dozens of suspected al-Qaeda and Taliban militants on October - 30.
2006 On this day in history former President of Chile augo Pinochet is placed under house arrest for crimes committed at the Villa Grimaldi detention centre.
2006 On this day in history the Esperanza Fire burns over 61 square miles of Cabazon, California mountain territory.
2007 Brazil is announced as the host of the FIFA World Cup 2014 on this day in history.
2012 Walt Disney purchases Lucasfilm Ltd and its rights for Star Wars and Indiana Jones for $4.05 billion on October - 30.
2013 44 people are killed after a bus catches fire inÂ Mahbubnagar, India on this day in history.
2014 On October - 30 fukuoka SoftBank Hawks win the 2014 Japan Series
2017 On this day in history president Trumpâ€™s former campaign chairman, Paul Manafort and associate Rick Gates are indicted on fraud charges, advisor George Papadopoulos pleads guilty to lying to the FBI
2017 Actor Kevin Spacey issues apology after actor Anthony Rapp accuses him of inappropriate sexual behaviour when he was 14 on this day in history.
2017 Kenyan election rerun, President Uhuru Kenyatta declared the winner with 38% turnout on this day in history.
2017 On October - 30 uS federal judge blocks President Trump's ban on transgender people in the military
2018 Boston mob boss James "Whitey" Bulger killed in prison at the Penitentiary Hazelton in Bruceton Mills, West Virginia on this day in history.
2018 WWF conservation group says "exploding human consumption" has caused a 60% decline in all wildlife between 1970 and 2014 on October - 30.
2018 On October - 30 uS Pentagon sends 5,200 troops to Mexican border in advance of migrant caravan from Central America