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 This day in History - October 30
392 Historic Events for October 30
1879

Eily Malyon, London, actress (Jane Eyre, I Married a Witch, Devotion)

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1880

Abram F Joffe, Russian physicist (crystal)

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1881

Lena Christ, writer

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1882

William "Bull" F Halsey, US vice-admiral (WW II Pacific)

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1883

Johann Vesque von Puttlingen, composer, dies at 80

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1883

Austria-Hungary/Germany/Romania signs military treaty

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1884

Rudolf Forster, Grobming Austria, actor (Threepenny Opera)

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1885

Ezra Loomis Pound, Hailey Idaho, poet (Cantos)

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1885

Gustav Adolf Merkel, composer, dies at 57

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1886

Great-Britain/Germany divide boundaries in East-Africa

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1887

Georg Heym, writer

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1887

Eduardo Ciannelli, Italy, actor (Waldo-Johnny Staccato)

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1888

Ndebele-king Lobengula grants Cecil Rhodes, Mashonaland œ100 per month

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1888

In London, Jack the Ripper murders his last victim

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1888

John J Loud patents ballpoint pen

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1893

Charles Atlas, [Angelo Siciliano], US, bodybuilder

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1893

Jan M Romein, Dutch historian (Low Countries at Sea)

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1893

Senate approves repealing Sherman Silver Purchase Act of 1890

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1893

Willi Apel, German/US musicologist (Harvard dictionary of music)

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1893

John Abbott, PM of Canada (C) (1891-92), dies at 72

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1894

Peter Warlock, composer

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1894

Daniel Cooper patents time clock

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1896

Charles Tupper, PM of Canada (C) (1896), dies

Death
1896

Ruth Gordon, Mass, actress (Rosemary's Baby, Harold and Maude)

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1896

Anatoly Grigor'yevich Novikov, composer

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