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What Happened on December 30th This Day in History

Year Name
2013 More than 100 people are killed when anti-government forces attack key buildings in Kinshasa, Democratic Republic of the Congo.
2009 A segment of the Lanzhou–Zhengzhou–Changsha pipeline ruptures in Shaanxi, China, and approximately 150,000 L (40,000 US gal) of diesel oil flows down the Wei River before finally reaching the Yellow River.
2009 A suicide bomber kills nine people at Forward Operating Base Chapman, a key facility of the Central Intelligence Agency in Afghanistan.
2006 Madrid–Barajas Airport is bombed.
2006 The Indonesian passenger ferry MV Senopati Nusantara sinks in a storm, resulting in at least 400 deaths.
2006 Former President of Iraq Saddam Hussein is executed.
2005 Tropical Storm Zeta forms in the open Atlantic Ocean, tying the record for the latest tropical cyclone ever to form in the North Atlantic basin.
2004 A fire in the República Cromagnon nightclub in Buenos Aires, Argentina, kills 194.
2000 Rizal Day bombings: A series of bombs explode in various places in Metro Manila, Philippines within a period of a few hours, killing 22 and injuring about a hundred.
1997 In the worst incident in Algeria's insurgency, the Wilaya of Relizane massacres, 400 people from four villages are killed.
1996 Proposed budget cuts by Benjamin Netanyahu spark protests from 250,000 workers who shut down services across Israel.
1993 Israel establishes diplomatic relations with Vatican City and also upgrades to full diplomatic relations with Ireland.
1987 Stella Sigcau, Prime minister of the South African Bantustan of Transkei, is ousted from power in a bloodless military coup led by General Bantu Holomisa.
1972 Vietnam War: Operation Linebacker II ends.
1967 Aeroflot Flight L-51 crashes near Liepāja International Airport in Liepāja, Latvia, killing 43.
1958 The Guatemalan Air Force sinks several Mexican fishing boats alleged to have breached maritime borders, killing three and sparking international tension.
1954 The Finnish National Bureau of Investigation is established to consolidate criminal investigation and intelligence into a single agency.
1952 An RAF Avro Lancaster bomber crashes in Luqa, Malta after an engine failure, killing three crew members and a civilian on the ground.
1947 Cold War: King Michael I of Romania is forced to abdicate by the Soviet Union-backed Communist government of Romania.
1944 King George II of Greece declares a regency, leaving the throne vacant.
1943 Subhas Chandra Bose raises the flag of Indian independence at Port Blair.
1936 The Flint sit-down strike hits General Motors.
1935 The Italian Air Force bombs a Swedish Red Cross hospital during the Second Italo-Abyssinian War.
1927 The Ginza Line, the first subway line in Asia, opens in Tokyo, Japan.
1922 The Union of Soviet Socialist Republics (USSR) is formed.
1916 Russian mystic and advisor to the Tsar Grigori Yefimovich Rasputin is murdered by a loyalist group led by Prince Felix Yusupov. His frozen, partially-trussed body was discovered in a Petrograd river three days later.
1916 The last coronation in Hungary is performed for King Charles IV and Queen Zita.
1906 The All-India Muslim League is founded in Dacca, East Bengal, British India (later Dhaka, Bangladesh).
1905 Former Idaho Governor Frank Steunenberg is assassinated at the front gate of his home in Caldwell.
1903 A fire at the Iroquois Theater in Chicago, Illinois kills at least 605.
1902 The Discovery Expedition under Robert Falcon Scott attained a Farthest South at 82°17′S in Antarctica.
1897 The British Colony of Natal annexes Zululand.
1896 Filipino patriot and reform advocate José Rizal is executed by a Spanish firing squad in Manila.
1896 Canadian ice hockey player Ernie McLea scores the first hat-trick in Stanley Cup play, and the Cup-winning goal as the Montreal Victorias defeat the Winnipeg Victorias 6–5.
1890 Following the Wounded Knee Massacre, the United States Army and Lakota warriors face off in the Drexel Mission Fight.
1853 Gadsden Purchase: The United States buys land from Mexico to facilitate railroad building in the Southwest.
1825 The Treaty of St. Louis between the United States and the Shawnee Nation is proclaimed.
1816 The Treaty of St. Louis between the United States and the united Ottawa, Ojibwa, and Potawatomi Indian tribes is proclaimed.
1813 War of 1812: British soldiers burn Buffalo, New York.
1702 Queen Anne's War: James Moore, Governor of the Province of Carolina, abandons the Siege of St. Augustine.
1460 Wars of the Roses: Lancastrians kill the 3rd Duke of York and win the Battle of Wakefield.
1419 Hundred Years' War: Battle of La Rochelle.
1066 Granada massacre: A Muslim mob storms the royal palace in Granada, crucifies Jewish vizier Joseph ibn Naghrela and massacres most of the Jewish population of the city.
999 Battle of Glenmama: The combined forces of Munster and Meath under king Brian Boru inflict a crushing defeat on the allied armies of Leinster and Dublin near Lyons Hill in Ireland.
534 The second and final edition of the Code of Justinian comes into effect in the Byzantine Empire.
Famous People Born on December 30

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Year Name
1897 Alfredo Bracchi, Italian songwriter and screenwriter (d. 1976)
1929 Rosalinde Hurley, English physician, microbiologist, and academic (d. 2004)
1983 Eddie Edwards, American professional wrestler
1971 Manuela Schmermund, German Paralympic sport shooter
1942 Robert Quine, American guitarist (d. 2004)
1984 Randall Azofeifa, Costa Rican footballer
1825 Samuel Newitt Wood, American lawyer and politician (d. 1891)
1906 Carol Reed, English director and producer (d. 1976)
1963 Chandler Burr, American journalist and author
1941 Mel Renfro, American football player and coach
Famous People Deaths On December 30

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Date Name
1885 Martha Darley Mutrie, British painter (b. 1824)
1993 İhsan Sabri Çağlayangil, Turkish lawyer and politician, 20th Turkish Minister of Foreign Affairs (b. 1908)
1947 Han van Meegeren, Dutch painter (b. 1889)
1908 Thomas-Alfred Bernier, Canadian journalist, lawyer, and politician (b. 1844)
1331 Bernard Gui, inquisitor (b. 1261 or 1262)
2002 Mary Brian, American actress (b. 1906)
1460 Edmund, Earl of Rutland, Irish politician, Lord Chancellor of Ireland (b. 1443)
1591 Pope Innocent IX (b. 1519)
1997 Shinichi Hoshi, Japanese author and illustrator (b. 1926)
1662 Ferdinand Charles, Archduke of Austria (b. 1628)