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Events of January 30th:
January 30th is the 30th day of the year in the Gregorian calendar. There are 335 days remaining until the end of the year (336 days in leap years).
On this page, we have placed information about January 30th, including famous people born on, historical events that occurred on, holidays and observances that fall on, and astrological connections of, this day.
Famous People born on January 30th:
1882 Franklin D. Roosevelt (32nd US President)
1924 Bernard Matthews (turkey farmer)
1927 Olof Palme (Swedish Prime Minister 1969-1976, 1982-1986)
1930 Gene Hackman (actor)
1930 Boris Spassky (Chess player)
1937 Vanessa Redgrave (actress)
1941 Richard B. Cheney (US Vice President 2001-2009)
1941 Gregory Benford (author)
1951 Phil Collins (singer, drummer, pianist, actor)
1962 King Abdullah II (King of Jordan)
1974 Christian Bale (actor)
1981 Peter Crouch (soccer player)
January 30th in History:
1649 King Charles I of England is beheaded.
1826 The Menai Suspension Bridge, the world's first modern suspension bridge, is opened.
1862 The first US ironclad warship, USS Monitor, is launched.
1902 Anglo-Japanese alliance signed in New York to London.
1933 The Lone Ranger debuts on American radio.
1933 Adolf Hitler sworn in as Chancellor of Germany.
1948 Indian leader, Mohandas Gandhi, is assassinated.
1965 State Funeral of Sir Winston Churchill in Britain.
1972 Bloody Sunday: British paratroopers kill 14 unarmed marchers in Northern Ireland.
January 30th is also:
National Croissant Day
Martyr Day (India)
Feast of King Charles the Martyr (Anglicanism)
People born on January 30th are Aquarius
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