July 30: Day of the Week
July 30, 2021 was the 211th day of the year 2021 in the Gregorian calendar. There were 154 days remaining until the end of the year. The day of the week was Friday.
If you are trying to learn Spanish then this day of the week in Spanish is viernes.
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Here’s the July calendar. You can also browse the full year monthly calendar.
Zodiac & Birthstone
Leo is the zodiac sign of a person born on this day. Ruby is the modern birthstone for this month. Ruby is the mystical birthstone from Tibetan origin that dates back over a thousand years.
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July 30 Historical Event(s)
- 1419First Defenestration of Prague: a crowd of radical Hussites kill seven members of the Prague city council.
- 1502Christopher Columbus lands at Guanaja in the Bay Islands off the coast of Honduras during his fourth voyage.
- 1629An earthquake in Naples, Italy, kills about 10,000 people.
- 1916Black Tom Island explosion in Jersey City, New Jersey.
- 1932Premiere of Walt Disney’s Flowers and Trees, the first cartoon short to use Technicolor and the first Academy Award winning cartoon short.
- 1956A joint resolution of the U.S. Congress is signed by President Dwight D. Eisenhower, authorizing In God We Trust as the U.S. national motto.
- 1967Israel passes the Jerusalem Law and annexes East Jerusalem.
- 1974Six Royal Canadian Army Cadets are killed and fifty-four are injured in an accidental grenade blast at CFB Valcartier Cadet Camp.
- 1975Jimmy Hoffa disappears from the parking lot of the Machus Red Fox restaurant in Bloomfield Hills, Michigan, a suburb of Detroit, at about 2:30 p.m. He is never seen or heard from again, and will be declared legally dead on this date in 1982.
- 1990George Steinbrenner is forced by Commissioner Fay Vincent to resign as principal partner of New York Yankees for hiring Howie Spira to “get dirt” on Dave Winfield.
Who were born on July 30?
- 1763Samuel Rogers, English poet (d. 1855)
- 1919Berniece Baker Miracle, half-sister of Marilyn Monroe
- 1928Eunice Muñoz, Portuguese actress
- 1928Joe Nuxhall, American baseball player and sportscaster (d. 2007)
- 1929Sid Krofft, Canadian children’s television producer
- 1936Buddy Guy, American blues guitarist and singer
- 1956Réal Cloutier, Canadian ice hockey player
- 1970Dean Edwards, American comedian
- 1979Carlos Arroyo, Puerto Rican basketball player
- 1985Daniel Fredheim Holm, Norwegian footballer
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