December 30 in History – What happened on 30 December in Past

✅ Published on December 30th, 2019 in December in History

30 December - Today in History - Important historical events happened on this day in India and World History

According to Gregory calendar, on December 30, the day number in a year is 364 and if it is a leap year then the day number is 365. December 30 has a special significance in India and world history, because many such incidents have occurred on this day which have been recorded forever in the pages of history. Let's know some such important events which will increase your general knowledge. The facts collected will be as follows: People born on this day, demise of famous people, war treaty, freedom of any country, invention of new technologies, change of power, important National and International Day etc.

December 30 in History - Top Historical Events ⚡

YearEvent / Incidence / Incident
1460War of the Roses-Richard, Duke of York, was killed in the Battle of Wakefield in West Yorkshire, England, and his army was destroyed.
1702Carolina colonial governor James Moore abandoned the siege against the Castillo de San Marcos at St. Augustine, Spanish Florida, and retreated to Charles Town in disgrace.
1703The earthquake in Tokyo, the capital of Japan, killed 37 thousand people.
1706Martin, the founder of Puducherry and the first Governor General of the French colony in India, died.
1731The first US-American concert began in Boston's Peter Pelham.
1803The East India Company of Britain controlled Delhi, Agra and Bharuch.
1853The United States purchased approximately 29,600 sq mi(77,000 km2) of land south of the Gila River and west of the Rio Grande From Mexico for $10 million.
1853Godsen Purchase: The United States purchased approximately 77,000 km2 (29,600 sq mi) of land from Mexico to facilitate rail building in the Southwest.
1861US bank stopped payments over gold.
1870The Prime Minister of Spain was assassinated.
1880Paul Krueger ICT became its first president after Transvaal was declared a republic state.
1896Philippine Revolution-Nationalist José Rizal was executed by firing squad in Manila after Spanish authorities convicted him of rebellion, sedition, and conspiracy.
1903In the deadliest single-building fire in United States history, the Iroquois Theatre fire claimed 602 lives in Chicago.
1904The East Boston Tunnel opened.
1906The All-India Muslim League, a political party in British India That developed into the driving force behind the creation of Pakistan asa Muslim state on the Indian subcontinent, was founded in Dhaka.
1906The All India Muslim League was established in Dhaka, which later demanded Pakistan.
1922After the Russian Revolution, the USSR i.e. the Union of Soviet Socialist Republics was established there. The Soviet Union existed as an extremely powerful communist nation for nearly 7 decades.
1935Sweden's Red Cross unit in the African country of Ethiopia was destroyed in the bombing of Italian fighter jets.
1938VK Zorkin patented the electronic television system.
1943Freedom fighter Subhash Chandra Bose waved India's independence flag at Port Blair.
1947Michael, King of Romania, was forced to abdicate by the country's communist government.
1965Ferdinand Marcos, who went on to rule the Philippines for 21 years, took office, beginning his first term as President.
1971Eminent scientist Vikram Sarabhai died in Trivandrum.
1979The West African country Togo adopted the constitution.
1993The Vatican recognized Israel.
1993Israel and the Vatican established diplomatic relations.
1996The last 36 years of civil war in Guatemala came to an end.
2000A series of bombings occurred around Metro Manila in the Philippines within a span of a few hours, killing 22 people and injuring 100 others.
2005Tropical Storm Zeta was declared a tropical depression, making it the record-breaking thirtieth tropical cyclone of the 2005 Atlantic Hurricane season, the most active in recorded history.
2006MV Senopati Nusantara, an Indonesian ferry, sank in the Java Sea during a storm, killing at least 400 people.
2006Former President of Iraq Saddam Hussein was executed after being found guilty of crimes against humanity by the Iraqi Special Tribunal.
2006Basque nationalist group ETA detonated a van bomb at Madrid-Barajas Airport in Spain, ending a nine-month ceasefire.
2006Former Iraqi ruler Saddam Hussein was hanged.
2006Madrid Barzai International Airport was bombed.
2010The internet population in China reaches 450 million.
2010In Thailand, 79 pro-government 'yellow shirt' protesters are jailed for storming a state-run television station in 2008.
2011The New South Wales boat 'Loki' is proclaimed the winner of the 2011 Sydney to Hobart Yacht Race.
2011Canadian Auto Workers vote in favor of striking against Caterpillar Inc's locomotive manufacturing plant in London, Ontario.
2012After suffering from a concussion caused by fainting from dehydration, U.S. Secretary of State Hillary Clinton is hospitalized for a blood clot.
2012Science' magazine names Higgs boson, the confirmation of the existence of a subatomic particle, as the 2012 Breakthrough of the Year.
201219 people died in a suicide attack in Bluechistan, Pakistan.
2013Saudi Arabia's government agrees to give Lebanon $3 billion to strengthen Lebanon's army and purchase weapons from France.
2013In the U.S., 2.5 million minimum wage workers will get a raise on January 1st in thirteen states including Colorado, Rhode Island, and Connecticut.
2014Indonesia's search team finds plane wreckage and the remains of three people who were aboard AirAsia Flight 8501, which disappeared on December 28th; the findings confirm that the flight crashed in the waters between Indonesia and Singapore.
2014Walt Disney Company will be marketing the next Star Wars movie through a series of YouTube videos produced by its subsidiary, Maker; the videos will connect younger audiences to the characters and stories from earlier movies in the franchise.



Famous Birthdays of December 30 😀:

YearName / Profession / Country
1942Toomas Savi / Politician / Estonia
1982Dathan Ritzenhein / Runner / United States of America
1980Alison McGovern / Politician / United Kingdom
1869Ōzutsu Man'emon / Wrestler / Japan
1978Rob Scuderi / Ice Hockey Player / United States of America
1946Clive Bunker / Writer / United Kingdom
1968Sandra Glover / Hurdler / United States of America
1977Grant Balfour / Baseball Player / Australia
1904Dmitry Kabalevsky / Academic / Russia
1983Davide Mandorlini / Footballer / Italy
1917Seymour Melman / Author / United States of America
1969Meredith Monroe / Actress / United States of America
1869Stephen Leacock / Author / United Kingdom
1964Sylvie Moreau / Actress / Canada
1980D. J. Mbenga / Basketball Player / Belgium
1977Laila ali / Player / United States of America
1968Adam Dale / Cricketer / Australia
1950Timothy Mo / Author / United Kingdom
1884Hideki Tōjō / Politician / Japan
1950Martti Vainio / Runner / Finland
1989Ryan Sheckler / Skateboarder / United States of America
1931John T. Houghton / Author / United Kingdom
1945Davy Jones / Actor / United Kingdom
1973Ato Boldon / Runner / Trinidad and Tobago
1971Sister Bliss / Writer / United Kingdom
1968Bryan Burk / Writer / United States of America
1722Charles Yorke / Politician / United Kingdom
1921Rashid Karami / Politician / Lebanon
1922Jane Langton / Author / United States of America
1956Suzy Bogguss / Writer / United States of America

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