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

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

According to Gregory calendar, on October 30, the day number in a year is 303 and if it is a leap year then the day number is 304. October 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.

October 30 in History - Top Historical Events

YearEvent / Incidence / Incident
1226Tran Thu Do, head of the Tran clan of Vietnam, forced Ly HueTong, the last emperor of the Ly dynasty, to commit suicide.
1501Cardinal Cesare Borgia held an infamous feast in the PapalPalace where fifty prostitutes or courtesans were in attendance for thesexual entertainment of the guests.
1611Gustaf II Adolf became King of Sweden at the age of 17.
1766St. Paul's Chapel in New York was consecrated.
1768The first Methodist Church began in the North American colonies.
1772Captain James Cook came to Capetown with a ship resolution.
1806War of the Fourth Coalition-Believing they were massively out numbered, the 5,300-man German garrison at Stettin, Prussia (now Szczecin, Poland), surrendered to a much smaller French force without afight.
1863Seventeen-year-old Danish Prince Vilhelm arrived in Athens tobecome George I King of Greece.
1883The great thinker and social reformer Swami Dayanand Saraswati died.
1888King Lobengula of Matabeleland granted the Rudd Concession toagents of Cecil Rhodes, setting in motion the creation of the British South Africa Company.
1905Turkish Professional Sports Society Club, Galatasaray established in Istanbul.
1909Homi Jahangir Bhabha, a prominent scientist of India, was born. Who envisioned India's nuclear power program. He is also known as the \ 'Architect of Indian Atomic Energy Program \'.
1910Henry Dunnett, the founder of the International Red Cross Society, died.
1925Television transmission took place in London for the first time.
1938The radio drama The War of the Worlds, based on the science fiction novella by English writer H. G. Wells, frightened many listeners in the United States into believing that an actual Martian invasion wasin progress.
1942Second World War-British sailors boarded German submarineU-559 as it was sinking and retrieved cryptographic materials thatproved crucial to breaking the Enigma code.
1945India joined the United Nations.
1956India's first five-star hotel 'Ashoka' opened.
1960Sir Michael Woodruff first performed a kidney transplant from the body of a living human in a UK hospital.
1961The World’s biggest bomb has been exploded by the Soviet Union, which is nearly 4,000 times more powerful than the atomic bomb, dropped on Hiroshima in 1945.
1961The Soviet hydrogen bomb Tsar Bomba, the largest nuclear weaponever detonated, was set off over Novaya Zemlya Island in the ArcticOcean as a test.
1964The Star of India, a 563-carat sapphire, and 21 other rare gems, were found to be missing from the American Museum of Natural History in New York
1965English model Jean Shrimpton wore a controversially shortminidress to Derby Day at Flemington Racecourse in Melbourne, Australia– a pivotal moment of the introduction of the miniskirt to women'sfashion.
1973Istanbul's 1,510-metre (4,950 ft) long Bosphorus Bridge wascompleted, connecting the continents of Europe and Asia over theBosphorus Strait.
1975King Juan Carlos took power in Spain.
1983Raúl Alfonsín became President of Argentina after thecountry's first democratic election following the end of the militarydictatorship.
1983As the military dictatorship came to an end, Argentina's firstdemocratic election in a decade resulted in Raúl Alfonsín beingelected President of Argentina.
1990India's famous and popular actor Vinod Mehra died.
1991The Middle East peace conference commences in Madrid. It is the first time Israel is having a discussion with all its Arab neighbors including Palestinians about a peace plan for the Middle East.
1993The Troubles-Three members of the Ulster Defence Associationopened fire in a crowded pub during a Halloween party, killing eightcivilians and wounding thirteen.
1994The Left Alliance won in the parliamentary elections of the Balkan country Macedonia.
1995In a referendum, 50.58 percent of voters supported the provinceof Quebec remaining a part of Canada, narrowly averting sovereignty.
2006Super Typhoon Cimaron, the strongest storm to hit the Philippines in eight years, kills at least three people as it makes landfall in Luzon.
2008A series of bomb blasts in Assam, India, kills at least 66 people and injures more than 470.
2008Assam India), the capital city of Guwahati and 13 other locations in the blasts. More than 66 people died in it.
2009NASA reveals that a partial parachute failure resulted in damage to the Ares I-X test booster upon splashdown in the Atlantic Ocean following its test flight on Wednesday.
2010A large oil field is discovered off the coast of Brazil that could contain between 8 and 15 billion barrels.
2012Aid workers and the United Nations raise concerns about rising food prices and increased cholera in Haiti, where Hurricane Sandy has killed at least 52 people.
2013Turkey opens a sea tunnel that links Europe and Asia across the Bosphorus Strait in Istanbul.
201344 people died in a bus fire in Mahbubnagar in Telangana.
2014Sweden officially acknowledges Palestine as an independent state.
2016After Canada and the US, the opposition signed a free trade agreement with Belgium.

Famous Birthdays of October 30:

YearName / Profession / Country
1970Ekaterini Voggoli / Discus Thrower / Greece
1909Homi J. Bhabha / Scientist / India
1898Bill Terry / Baseball Player / United States of America
1927Joe Adcock / Baseball Player / United States of America
1897Rex Cherryman / Actor / United States of America
1989Ashley Barnes / Footballer / Austria
1969Snow / Singer / Canada
1928Daniel Nathans / Academic / United States of America
1917Nikolai Ogarkov / Field Marshal / Russia
1973Silvia Corzo / Journalist / Colombia
1932Barun De / Historian / India
1968Ken Stringfellow / Writer / United States of America
1930Christopher Foster / Academic / United Kingdom
1929Olga Zubarry / Actress / Argentina
1973Raci Şaşmaz / Actor / Turkey
1990Suwaibou Sanneh / Sprinter / Gambia
1915Fred W. Friendly / Journalist / United States of America
1941Otis Williams / Writer / United States of America
1992Matt Parcell / Rugby Player / Australia
1905Johnny Miles / Runner / United Kingdom
1986Thomas Morgenstern / Jumper / Austria
1958Stefan Dennis / Actor / Australia
1951Poncho Sanchez / Singer / United States of America
1882Günther von Kluge / Field Marshal / Germany
1981Jun Ji-hyun / Model / South Korea
1986Keisuke Sohma / Actor / Japan
1909Homi J. Bhabha / Academic / India
1915Jane Randolph / Actress / United States of America
1954T. Graham Brown / Writer / United States of America
1963Mike Veletta / Cricketer / Australia

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