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

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

According to Gregory calendar, on May 30, the day number in a year is 150 and if it is a leap year then the day number is 151. May 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.

May 30 in History - Top Historical Events ⚡

YearEvent / Incidence / Incident
1431Hundred Years' War-Joan of Arc was burned at the stake inRouen, France, after being convicted of heresy in a politicallymotivated trial.
1536Jane Seymour, a former lady-in-waiting, became Queen of England by marrying King Henry VIII.
1539Spanish explorer Hernando de Soto discovered Florida.
1574Henry III became King of France. Henry III was a monarch of the House of Valois who was elected the monarch of the Polish-Lithuanian Commonwealth from 1573 to 1575 and ruled as King of France from 1574 until his death. He was the last French monarch of the Valois dynasty.
1593English playwright Christopher Marlowe was stabbed to death byIngram Frizer under mysterious circumstances.
1646Spain and the Netherlands signed a ceasefire agreement.
1783The first daily newspaper in America was published from Philadelphia's Benjamin Tower.
1797William Wilberford married Barbara Ann Spooner.
1814The War of the Sixth Coalition ended with the signing of theTreaty of Paris, which deposed Napoleon and restored Louis XVIII to theFrench throne.
1815The East Indiaman ship Arniston was wrecked during a storm atWaenhuiskrans, near Cape Agulhas, present-day South Africa, with theloss of 372 lives.
1826Udant Martand (The Rising Sun) was the first Hindi-language newspaper published in India. Started on May 30, 1826 from Calcutta (now Kolkata), the weekly newspaper, was published every Tuesday by Pt. Jugal Kishore Shukla.
1826The publication of the first Hindi newspaper Udanta Martand started
1854The Kansas–Nebraska Act became law, establishing the US territories of Nebraska and Kansas, repealing the 1820 Missouri Compromise, and allowing settlers in those territories to determine if they would permit slavery within their boundaries.
1859Battle of Fetto: The Sardinian army defeated the Austrian army.
1867Muhammad Qasim Nanotvi established darul uloom. He was an Islamic Scholar and the main person responsible for establishing a centre of excellence where the true teachings of Islam are taught. Darul uloom is an Arabic term which literally means "house of knowledge". The term generally means an Islamic seminary or educational institution—similar to or often the same as a madrassa or Islamic school—although a darul uloom often indicates a more advanced level of study.
1867Dar-ul-Uloom was established in Deoband, Uttar Pradesh.
1899Female Old West outlaw Pearl Hart performed one of the lastrecorded stagecoach robberies 30 miles (48 km) southeast of Globe,Arizona.
1910General Louis Botha became the first Prime Minister of the Union of South Africa.
1911American race car driver Ray Harroun won the first running ofthe Indianapolis 500 at the Indianapolis Motor Speedway.
1913The Treaty of London was signed to deal with territorialadjustments arising out of the conclusion of the First Balkan War,declaring, among other things, an independent Albania.
1919British crowned Rabindranath Tagore with Knight Title in 1915, but after the incident at Jallianwala Bagh, Rabindranath Tagore refused to keep Knight Title further at 1919 to protest the terror.
1919Rabindranath Tagore returned the title of 'Sir' in protest against the Jallianwala Bagh massacre.
1925Shanghai Municipal Police officers opened fire on Chineseprotesters in the city's International Settlement, giving rise to amajor labor and anti-imperialist movement.
1942World War II: One thousand British bombers launched a 90-minute attack on Cologne, Germany. The German city of Cologne was bombed in 262 separate air raids by the Allies during World War II. A total of 34,711 long tons of bombs were dropped on the city by the RAF.
1948A dike holding the Columbia River broke, causing a flood thatdestroyed Vanport, Oregon, US, only five years after it was built.
1959The Auckland Harbour Bridge, joining St Marys Bay in Aucklandwith Northcote in the former North Shore City, New Zealand, wasofficially opened.
1961Dominican strongman Rafael Trujillo was ambushed by a group ofgenerals and assassinated.
1962The 1982 FIFA World Cup began in Chile.
1963Buddhist crisis A protest against pro-Catholic discrimination was held outside South Vietnam's National Assembly, the first open demonstration against President Ngô ?ình Di?m.
1966Launch of Surveyor 1, the first US spacecraft to land on an extraterrestrial body. Surveyor 1 was the first lunar soft-lander in the unmanned Surveyor program of the National Aeronautics and Space Administration (NASA, United States). This lunar soft-lander gathered data about the lunar surface that would be needed for the manned Apollo Moon landings that began in 1969.
1967Chukwuemeka Odumegwu Ojukwu announced the establishment of Biafra, a secessionist state in southeastern Nigeria, an event thatsparked the Nigerian Civil War one week later.
1971Mariner program: Mariner 9 was launched to map 70% of the surface, and to study temporal changes in the atmosphere and surface, of Mars. Mariner 9 was an unmanned NASA space probe that contributed greatly to the exploration of Mars and was part of the Mariner program.
1972Members of the Japanese Red Army carried out the Lod Airportmassacre in Tel Aviv, Israel, on behalf of the Popular Front for theLiberation of Palestine, killing over 20 people and injuring almost 80others.
1975European Space Agency was formed.
1987Goa became the 25th state of India. Goa is a state located in the south west region of India, it is bounded by the state of Maharashtra to the north, and by Karnataka to the east and south, while the Arabian Sea forms its western coast. It is India's smallest state by area and the fourth smallest by population.
1987Goa became the 25th full state of the country.
1989Goddess of Democracy, a ten-metre (33 ft) high statue made mostly of poly styrene foam and papier-mâché, waserected by student protestors in Tiananmen Square, Beijing.
1990An earthquake in Peru killed 135 people.
1992Agni- India's IRB missile successfully test-fired from Orissa coast for the first time. The Agni missile is a family of medium to intercontinental range ballistic missiles developed by India, named after one of the five elements of nature. Agni Missiles are long range, nuclear weapons capable surface to surface ballistic missile. s
1998A 6.9 Mw earthquake struck northern Afghanistan, killing at least 4, 000 people, destroying more than 30 villages, and leaving 45, 000 people homeless in the Afghan provinces of Takhar and Badakhshan.
1998A massive earthquake in northern Afghanistan killed 5,000 people.
1999Space Shuttle Discovery completed the first docking with the International Space Station. Space Shuttle Discovery is one of the orbiters from NASA's Space Shuttle program and the third of five built. Over 27 years of service it launched and landed 39 times, gathering more spaceflights than any other spacecraft to date.
2005American student Natalee Holloway disappeared while on a highschool graduation trip to Aruba, and caused a media sensation in theUnited States.
2015English batsman Alastair Cook became the highest run-scorer for England in Test cricket.

Famous Birthdays of May 30 😀:

YearName / Profession / Country
1976Magnus Norman / Tennis Player / Sweden
1909Jacques Canetti / Musician / France
1800Henri-Marie-Gaston Boisnormand de Bonnechose / Cardinal / France
1885Villem Grünthal-Ridala / Poet / Estonia
1948David Thorpe / Footballer / Australia
1909Benny Goodman / Writer / United States of America
1907Germaine Tillion / Academic / France
1927Billy Wilson / Rugby Player / Australia
1920Franklin J. Schaffner / Producer / United States of America
1958Michael López-Alegría / Pilot / United States of America
1981Hisanori Takada / Footballer / Japan
1914Akinoumi Setsuo / Wrestler / Japan
1916Justin Catayée / Politician / France
1975Brian Fair / Writer / United States of America
1977Rachael Stirling / Actress / United Kingdom
1955Colm Tóibín / Poet / Ireland
1814Mikhail Bakunin / Philosopher / Russia
1916Mort Meskin / Illustrator / United States of America
1939Dieter Quester / Race Car Driver / Austria
1968Zacarias Moussaoui / Criminal / France
1953Colm Meaney / Actor / Ireland
1875Giovanni Gentile / Academic / Italy
1961Bob Yari / Producer / United States of America
1897Frank Wise / Politician / Australia
1934Alketas Panagoulias / Footballer / Greece
1935Ruta Lee / Actress / United States of America
1820Pierre-Joseph-Olivier Chauveau / Politician / Canada
1968Jason Kenney / Politician / Canada
1974Kostas Chalkias / Footballer / Greece
1925John Henry Marks / Author / United Kingdom

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