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 This day in History - December 30
334 Historic Events for December 30
1933

Jack Badcock scores 274 v Victoria, Tasmania's 1st double-ton

Event
1934

Barry Briggs, NZ auto maker (World Champion 1957, 58, 64, 66)

Birth
1934

Nicolas Coster, Lond, actor (Our Private World, Ryan's Four) [or 12/3]

Birth
1934

Russ Tamblyn, LA Calif, actor (Win Place or Steal, Twin Peaks)

Birth
1935

Sandy Koufax, Dodger pitcher (Cy Young '63, '65, '66, perfect-1967)

Birth
1935

Italian bombers destroy Swedish Red Cross unit in Ethiopia

Event
1935

Omar [Albert B] Bongo, president of Gabon (1967- )

Birth
1935

Bruno Canino, composer

Birth
1936

United Auto Workers stage 1st sit-down strike, at Fisher Body Plant

Event
1937

Paul Stookey, singer/musician (Peter, Paul, and Mary)

Birth
1937

John Hartford, NYC, country singer (Gentle on My Mind)

Birth
1938

Joseph Bologna, Brooklyn NY, actor (Citizen Cohn, My Favorite Year)

Birth
1938

Electronic television system patented (V K Zworykin)

Event
1939

O'Reilly takes 14-45 (8-23 and 6-22) as NSW crush Qld in 2 days

Event
1939

Bradman scores 267 SA v Vic, world record 34th double cricket century

Event
1939

Del Shannon, [Charles Westover], Coopersville Mich, rocker (Runaway)

Birth
1939

Doeke Eisma, sociologist/Dutch MP (D66)

Birth
1940

California's 1st freeway, (Arroyo Seco Parkway), opens

Event
1940

Fritz Volbach, composer, dies at 79

Death
1940

James Burrows, TV producer/director (Mary Tyler Moore Show, Cheers)

Birth
1941

Al Capone's son Sonny marries in Miami Beach

Event
1941

Winston Churchill addresses Canadian parliament

Event
1941

Nazibezetters oblige artsen member to become of Artsenkamer

Event
1941

Nazis require Dutch physicians to join Nazi organization

Event
1942

Michael Nesmith, Houston, rocker (Monkees-Last Train to Clarksville)

Birth