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 This day in History - November 30
412 Historic Events for November 30
1887

1st indoor softball game (Chicago)

Event
1889

Edgar D Adrian, English physiologist (Nobel 1932)

Birth
1890

John Tasker Howard, composer

Birth
1890

Oege Bakker, Dutch economist

Birth
1891

Pope Leo XIII's encyclical "Rerum novarum" published

Event
1893

Jacobus J Backer, German sea historian, dies at 68

Death
1895

Johann Nepomuk David, composer

Birth
1897

Quinto Maganini, composer

Birth
1897

Abraham C Wertheim, Dutch banker/MP (Lib), dies at 64

Death
1897

Andreas Nezertis, composer

Birth
1898

Roy "Link" Lyman, NFL tackle (Chicago Bears)

Birth
1899

Hans Kr sa, Czech opera composer (Brundibar)

Birth
1900

A German engineer patents front-wheel drive for automobiles

Event
1900

Oscar Wilde, Irish author, dies in Paris at 46

Death
1900

Korneel Goossens, Flemish literature/art historian

Birth
1901

Edward J Eyre, British explorer/governor (Jamaica), dies at 86

Death
1903

Germaine Emilie Madame Gres Krebs, haute Couturist

Birth
1904

Philip H Burton, Welsh director/acting teacher (Richard Burton)

Birth
1904

Philip Burton, teacher/writer/dramatist

Birth
1904

Clyfford Still, US, abstract painter

Birth
1904

Aldine Sillman Kieffer, composer, dies at 64

Death
1906

Marina, princess of Greece/Denmark/husband of English prince George

Birth
1907

Pike Place Market dedicated in Seattle

Event
1907

Gyorgy Ranki, composer

Birth
1907

Jacques Barzun, France, author (The House of Interlect)

Birth