December 30: Day of the Week
December 30, 2019 is the 364th day of the year 2019 in the Gregorian calendar. There is one day remaining until the end of the year. The day of the week is Monday.
If you are trying to learn Japanese then this day of the week in Japanese is Getsuyōbi.
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Here’s the December calendar. You can also browse the full year monthly calendar.
Zodiac & Birthstone
Capricorn is the zodiac sign of a person born on this day. Turquoise is the modern birthstone for this month. Onyx is the mystical birthstone from Tibetan origin that dates back over a thousand years.
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December 30 Historical Event(s)
- 1460Wars of the Roses: Battle of Wakefield.
- 1853Gadsden Purchase: The United States buys land from Mexico to facilitate railroad building in the Southwest.
- 1903A fire at the Iroquois Theater in Chicago, Illinois kills at least 605.
- 1927The Ginza Line, the first subway line in Asia, opens in Tokyo, Japan.
- 1943Subhas Chandra Bose raises the flag of Indian independence at Port Blair.
- 1944King George II of Greece declares a regency, leaving the throne vacant.
- 1981In the 39th game of his 3rd NHL season Wayne Gretzky scores 5 goals giving him 50 on the year setting a new NHL record previously held by Maurice Richard and Mike Bossy who earlier had each scored 50 goals in 50 games.
- 1993Israel and Vatican City establish diplomatic relations.
- 2009A segment of Lanzhou–Zhengzhou–Changsha product oil pipeline ruptures in Shaanxi, China, and approximately 150000 l of diesel oil flows down the Wei River before finally reaching the Yellow River.
- 2011Due to a change of time zone the day is skipped in Samoa and Tokelau.
Who were born on December 30?
- 39Titus, Roman emperor (d. 81)
- 1897Alfredo Bracchi, Italian author (d. 1976)
- 1905Daniil Kharms, Soviet-era surrealist and absurdist poet, writer and dramatist (d. 1942)
- 1911Jeanette Nolan, American actress (d. 1998)
- 1952Melissa Fay Greene, American author
- 1956Patricia Kalember, American actress
- 1967Carl Ouellet, Canadian professional wrestler
- 1969Dave England, American television personality
- 1971Daniel Sunjata, American actor
- 1981Michael Rodríguez, Costa Rican footballer
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