Today in History - History - January 30th

← Dec Feb → January

All Categories | Historical Events | Famous Birthdays | Deaths | Weddings | Divorces

Hop to:
Notable Historical Events for January 30th

19372nd of Stalin's purge trials; Pyatakov & 16 others sentenced to death

1815Burned US Library of Congress reestablished with Thomas Jefferson's 6500 vols

1935Ezra Pound meets Benito Mussolini, reads from a draft of "Cantos"

1983Pat Bradley wins LPGA Mazda of Deer Creek Golf Classic

1077Pope Gregory VII pardons German emperor Henry IV

1931Charlie Chaplin's "City Lights" premieres at Los Angeles Theater

1980Edward Albee's "Lady from Dubuque," premieres in NYC

1994Super Bowl XXVIII: Dallas Cowboys beat Buffalo Bills, 30-13 in Atlanta Super Bowl MVP: Emmitt Smith, Dallas, RB

1956Elvis Presley records his version of "Blue Suede Shoes"

January 30th Historical Events
Date Event
Notable Birthdays on January 30th

1905Emilio G. Segrè, Tivoli, Italian physicist and Nobel laureate (discovered the elements technetium, astatine and the sub-atomic antiparticle antiproton)

1882Franklin Roosevelt, New Hyde Park NY, 32nd US President (1933-1945), (d. 1945)

1949Peter Agre, American biologist, Nobel laureate

1930Gene Hackman, San Bernardino California, actor (Bonnie & Clyde, Under Fire, Superman)

1957William Payne Stewart, Springfield Missouri, PGA golfer (1983 Walt Disney)

1941Dick Cheney, Lincoln, Nebraska, 46th US Vice President

January 30th Birthdays
Date Event
Notable Weddings on January 30th

1934Painter Salvador Dali (30) weds Gala Dali (39) on a civil ceremony in Paris

1985NFL Quarterback Dan Marino (23) weds Claire Veazey at St. Regis Roman Catholic Church in Pennsylvania

January 30th Weddings
Date Event
Notable Deaths on January 30th

1649Charles I, King of Great Britain (1625-49), beheaded for treason

1991John Bardeen, American physicist, Nobel laureate (b. 1908)

1948Mahatma Gandhi, India's political and spiritual leader, assassinated in New Delhi by Hindu extremists

1836Betsy Ross [Elizabeth Griscom], seamstress widely credited with making the first American flag (b. 1752)

1948Orville Wright, US aviation pioneer, dies at 76

2007Sidney Sheldon, American author, playwright, and screenwriter (b. 1917)

January 30th Deaths
Date Event
Keep in touch with us:
beta testing:

nothing here now


Today in history calendar
January 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11 12 13 14 15 16 17 18 19 20 21 22 23 24 25 26 27 28 29 30 31
February 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11 12 13 14 15 16 17 18 19 20 21 22 23 24 25 26 27 28 29
March 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11 12 13 14 15 16 17 18 19 20 21 22 23 24 25 26 27 28 29 30 31
April 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11 12 13 14 15 16 17 18 19 20 21 22 23 24 25 26 27 28 29 30
May 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11 12 13 14 15 16 17 18 19 20 21 22 23 24 25 26 27 28 29 30 31
June 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11 12 13 14 15 16 17 18 19 20 21 22 23 24 25 26 27 28 29 30
July 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11 12 13 14 15 16 17 18 19 20 21 22 23 24 25 26 27 28 29 30 31
August 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11 12 13 14 15 16 17 18 19 20 21 22 23 24 25 26 27 28 29 30 31
September 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11 12 13 14 15 16 17 18 19 20 21 22 23 24 25 26 27 28 29 30
October 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11 12 13 14 15 16 17 18 19 20 21 22 23 24 25 26 27 28 29 30 31
November 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11 12 13 14 15 16 17 18 19 20 21 22 23 24 25 26 27 28 29 30
December 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11 12 13 14 15 16 17 18 19 20 21 22 23 24 25 26 27 28 29 30 31