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

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

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

According to Gregory calendar, on June 30, the day number in a year is 181 and if it is a leap year then the day number is 182. June 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.

June 30 in History - Top Historical Events ⚡

YearEvent / Incidence / Incident
1559During a jousting match, Gabriel Montgomery of the Garde Écossaise mortally wounded King Henry II of France, piercing him in theeye with his lance.
1651Khmelnytsky Uprising-Ukrainian Cossacks and their CrimeanTatar allies were annihilated by a Polish–Lithuanian Commonwealth armyin the Battle of Berestechko, probably the largest land battle in the17th century.
1700Started the Gregorian calendar in Gelderland.
1737Russo-Turkish War, 1735–1739: According to Field Marshal Munich the Russian army sacked the Ottoman stronghold of Okkov and 4,000 Turks were imprisoned.
1755The Philippines closed all non-Catholic Chinese restaurants.
1758The Domstatal War of the Seven Years War began.
1853Georges-Eugène Haasman was chosen as the priority of the Sen. department) to initiate the rebirth of Paris.
1855Santhals of Rajmahal Hills, Santhal-Paragana, Bihar, started their agitation against ill treatment by British, revenue officers, police, landlords and moneylenders under the leadership on Sindhu and Kanhu at Bhoranadhighi, Bengali.
1859French acrobat Charles Blondin crossed Niagara Gorge on atightrope, turning him into one of the world's most famous tightropewalkers.
1859Comstock silver laud was discovered in Nevada.
1860Seven months after the publication of Charles Darwin's On the Origin of Species, several prominent British scientists and philosophers participated in an evolution debate at the Oxford University Museum in Oxford, England.
1860A historical debate about development was held at the Oxford University Museum.
1870Ada became the first woman to pass her graduation exam from Capele Law College.
1876Serbia declared war with Turkey.
1882US President's assassin Charles J. Guiteu was hanged in Washington DC.
1886Royal Holloway College for Women was established by Queen Victoria in England near London.
1894London's Tower Bridge, a combined bascule and suspension bridgeover the River Thames, opened.
1905Albert Einstein published his article "On the Electrodynamics of Moving Bodies" and he revealed his theory of specific relativity.
1908A massive explosion occurred near the Podkamennaya Tunguska River in what is now Krasnoyarsk Krai, Russia, knocking over 80 milliontrees over 2,150 square kilometres (830 sq mi).
1914Mahatma Gandhi arrested first time during campaigning for rights in South Africa. Mohandas Karamchand Gandhi was the preeminent leader of Indian independence movement in British-ruled India. Employing nonviolent civil disobedience, Gandhi led India to independence and inspired movements for civil rights and freedom across the world.
1914Mahatma Gandhi, the father of the nation, was arrested for the first time while agitating for the rights of Indians in South Africa.
1917Dr. Dadabhai Naoroji, great Indian, patriot and one of the founders of the Indian National Congress, politician and merchant, died at the age of 92. Dadabhai Naoroji known as the Grand Old Man of India, was a Parsi intellectual, educator, cotton trader, and an early Indian political and social leader. He was a member of parliament (MP) in the United Kingdom House of Commons between 1892 and 1895, and the first Asian to be a British MP.
1921Death penalty was abolished in Sweden.
1922The United States and the Dominican Republic signed anagreement that ended the former's occupation of the latter two yearslater.
193350 thousand people demonstrated in Antwerp against fascism.
1934Adolf Hitler violently purged members of the Sturmab teilung, its leader Ernst Röhm, and other political rivals in the Night of the Long Knives, executing at least 85 people.
1934The Christian dictator, Adolf Hitler, defeated opponents in his National Socialist Party.
1938The children's favorite cartoon Superman first appeared in the Comics DC Comics Action Series Part-1).
1947After the declaration of the partition of India, the members of the Boundary Commission for the partition of Bengal and Punjab were announced.
1960The US decided to stop importing sugar from Cuba.
1962The National Organization for Women, the United States' largest feminist organization, is founded.
1962The last soldier of the French Foreign Legion left Algeria.
1963A car bomb intended for Mafia boss Salvatore Greco killed sevenpolice and military officers near Palermo.
1965Cease-fire was agreed under UN auspices between India and Pakistan, who signed treaty to stop the war at Rann of Kutch. The United States and the Soviet Union used significant diplomatic tools to prevent any further escalation in the conflict between the two South Asian nations. The Soviet Union, led by Premier Alexei Kosygin, hosted ceasefire negotiations in Tashkent (now in Uzbekistan), where Indian Prime Minister Lal Bahadur Shastri and Pakistani President Ayub Khan signed the Tashkent Agreement.
1968Makhanlal Chaturvedi, famous journalist and litterateur, passed away. Pandit Makhanlal Chaturvedi, also called Panditji, was an Indian poet, writer, essayist, playwright and a journalist who is particularly remembered for his participation in India's national struggle for independence and his contribution to Chhayavaad, the Neo-romanticism movement of Hindi literature. He was awarded the first Sahitya Akademi Award in Hindi for his work Him Taringini in 1955.
1971The Soviet Soyuz 11 spacecraft suffered an uncontrolleddecompression during preparations for reentry, killing cosmonautsVladislav Volkov, Georgiy Dobrovolskiy and Viktor Patsayev—the onlyhuman deaths to occur in space.
1972The first leap second is added to the UTC time system. A leap second is a one-second adjustment that is occasionally applied to Coordinated Universal Time (UTC) in order to keep its time of day close to the mean solar time, or UT1. Without such a correction, time reckoned by Earth's rotation drifts away from atomic time because of irregularities in the Earth's rate of rotation.
1972The International Time Bureau added the first leap second tothe Coordinated Universal Time time scale.
1974Municipal workers in Baltimore, Maryland, went on strike seeking higher wages and better conditions.
1981President's rule imposed in Assam. President's rule refers to Article 356 of the Constitution of India deals with the failure of the constitutional machinery of an Indian state. In the event that government in a state is not able to function as per the Constitution, the state comes under the direct control of the central government, with executive authority exercised through the Governor instead of a Council of Ministers headed by an elected Chief Minister accountable to the state legislature.
1984John Turner becomes the 17th Prime Minister of Canada
1986Mizoram became the state of India. Mizoram is one of the states of Northeast India, with Aizawl as its capital. The name is derived from Mi (people), Zo (Belonging to the people of Mizoram/Lushai Hills) and Ram (land), and thus Mizoram implies "land of the hill people".
1987The Royal Canadian Mint introduced the Canadian one-dollarcoin, commonly known as the Loonie.
1990East Germany and West Germany merged their economies. The German reunification was the process in 1990 in which the German Democratic Republic joined the Federal Republic of Germany to form the reunited nation of Germany, and when Berlin reunited into a single city. The end of the unification process is officially referred to as German unity.
1990East and West Germany merged their economies.
1997British rule ended in Hong Kong.
2000The Ladakh Autonomous Hill Development Council adopts a resolution seeking separation from J&K. The council was created under the Ladakh Autonomous Hill Development Council Act 1995, following demands of Ladakhi people to make Leh District a new Indian Union Territory because of its religious and cultural differences with the rest of Jammu and Kashmir.
2000US President Bill Clinton legalized digital signatures in the US.
2005Gay marriage was legalized in Spain.
2005Spain legalized gay marriage.
2007In an attempted terrorist attack, a car loaded with propanecanisters was driven into the terminal of Scotland's GlasgowInternational Airport and set ablaze.
2009Schoolgirl Bahia Bakari was the sole survivor when Yemenia Flight626 crashed into the Indian Ocean killing 152 people.
2012Mohammed Mursi became the President of Egypt.



Famous Birthdays of June 30 😀:

YearName / Profession / Country
1960Murray Cook / Writer / Australia
1926Paul Berg / Academic / United States of America
1891Ed Lewis / Wrestler / United States of America
1967David Busst / Footballer / United Kingdom
1917Willa Kim / Fashion Designer / United States of America
1936Tony Musante / Actor / United States of America
1936Nancy Dussault / Actress / United States of America
1941Otto Sander / Actor / Germany
1803Thomas Lovell Beddoes / Poet / United Kingdom
1936Assia Djebar / Author / Algeria
1981Ben Utecht / Footballer / United States of America
1917Susan Hayward / Actress / United States of America
1982Andy Knowles / Producer / United Kingdom
1936Dave Van Ronk / Writer / United States of America
1935John Harlin / Pilot / United States of America
1959Sandip Verma / Politician / United Kingdom
1989Asbel Kiprop / Runner / Kenya
1986Allegra Versace / Business Woman / Italy
1952Athanassios S. Fokas / Mathematician / Greece
1989Steffen Liebig / Rugby Player / Germany
1864Frederick Bligh Bond / Archaeologist / United Kingdom
1944Raymond Moody / Author / United States of America
1994Rhys Jones / Sprinter / United Kingdom
1941Peter Pollock / Cricketer / South Africa
1926David Berglas / Magician / United States of America
1967Patrik Bodén / Javelin Thrower / Sweden
1959Daniel Goldhagen / Author / United States of America
1980Seyi Olofinjana / Footballer / Nigeria
1980Ryan ten Doeschate / Cricketer / Netherlands
1914Allan Houser / Painter / United States of America

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