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Wednesday October 30, 2019

October 30: Day of the Week

October 30, 2019 is the 303rd day of the year 2019 in the Gregorian calendar. There are 62 days remaining until the end of the year. The day of the week is Wednesday.

If you are trying to learn French then this day of the week in French is mercredi.

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Here’s the October calendar. You can also browse the full year monthly calendar.

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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)

  • 758
    Guangzhou is sacked by Arab and Persian pirates.
  • 1226
    Tran Thu Do, head of the Tran clan of Vietnam, forces Ly Hue Tong, the last emperor of the Ly dynasty, to commit suicide.
  • 1863
    Danish Prince Wilhelm arrives in Athens to assume his throne as George I, King of the Hellenes.
  • 1864
    Second war of Schleswig ends. Denmark renounces all claim to Schleswig, Holstein and Lauenburg, which come under Prussian and Austrian administration.
  • 1894
    Domenico Melegatti obtains a patent for a procedure to be applied in producing pandoro industrially.
  • 1925
    John Logie Baird creates Britain’s first television transmitter.
  • 1929
    The Stuttgart Cable Car is constructed in Stuttgart, Germany.
  • 1950
    Pope Pius XII witnesses “The Miracle of the Sun” while at the Vatican.
  • 1961
    Nuclear testing: The Soviet Union detonates the hydrogen bomb Tsar Bomba over Novaya Zemlya; at 50 megatons of yield, it is still the largest explosive device ever detonated, nuclear or otherwise.
  • 1991
    The Madrid Conference for Middle East peace talks opens.

Who were born on October 30?

  • 1882
    Günther von Kluge, German field marshal (d. 1944)
  • 1882
    William Halsey, Jr, American admiral (d. 1959)
  • 1895
    Gerhard Domagk, German bacteriologist, recipient of the Nobel Prize in Physiology or Medicine (declined) (d. 1964)
  • 1896
    Ruth Gordon, American actress (d. 1985)
  • 1907
    Sol Tax, American anthropologist (d. 1995)
  • 1939
    Edward Holland, Jr., American singer
  • 1951
    Trilok Gurtu, Kashmiri Indian percussionist and composer
  • 1953
    Charles Martin Smith, American actor
  • 1973
    Adam “Edge” Copeland, Canadian wrestler
  • 1983
    Trent Edwards, American football player

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