October 30: Day of the Week
October 30, 2020 is the 304th day of the year 2020 in the Gregorian calendar. There are 62 days remaining until the end of the year. The day of the week is 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 October calendar. You can also browse the full year monthly calendar.
Zodiac & Birthstone
Scorpio is the zodiac sign of a person born on this day. Opal is the modern birthstone for this month. Jasper is the mystical birthstone from Tibetan origin that dates back over a thousand years.
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October 30 Historical Event(s)
- 1864Helena, Montana is founded after four prospectors discover gold at “Last Chance Gulch”.
- 1864Second war of Schleswig ends. Denmark renounces all claim to Schleswig, Holstein and Lauenburg, which come under Prussian and Austrian administration.
- 1918The Ottoman Empire signs an armistice with the Allies, ending the First World War in the Middle East.
- 1929The Stuttgart Cable Car is constructed in Stuttgart, Germany.
- 19411,500 Jews from Pidhaytsi (in western Ukraine) are sent by Nazis to Belzec extermination camp.
- 1941World War II: Franklin Delano Roosevelt approves U.S. $1 billion in Lend-Lease aid to the Allied nations.
- 1975Prince Juan Carlos becomes Spain’s acting head of state, taking over for the country’s ailing dictator, Gen. Francisco Franco.
- 1980El Salvador and Honduras sign a peace treaty to put the border dispute fought over in 1969's Football War before the International Court of Justice.
- 1985Space Shuttle Challenger lifts off for mission STS-61-A, its final successful mission.
- 1987In Japan, NEC releases the first 16-bit home entertainment system, the PC Engine, which was later sold in other markets under the name TurboGrafx-16.
Who were born on October 30?
- 1881Elizabeth Madox Roberts, American poet and author (d. 1941)
- 1893Charles Atlas, Italian-born bodybuilder (d. 1972)
- 1965Gavin Rossdale, English musician
- 1973Silvia Corzo, Colombian newscaster
- 1976Stern John, Trinidadian footballer
- 1979Yukie Nakama, Japanese actress
- 1981Ian Snell, American baseball player
- 1983Iain Hume, Canadian footballer
- 1986Thomas Morgenstern, Austrian ski jumper
- 1987Ali Riley. New Zealand Female football player
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