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 This day in History - January 30
445 Historic Events for January 30
1948

Herb Pennock, pitcher (NY Yankees)/GM (Phillies), dies

Death
1948

Orville Wright, US aviation pioneer, dies at 76

Death
1948

Earl of Huntingdon

Birth
1948

Mahatma Ghandi, murdered by Hindu extremists in India

Death
1949

William King, Alabama, soul trumpeteer (Commodores-Easy)

Birth
1950

Silvia Bertolaccini, LPGA golfer

Birth
1950

Pres Truman orders development of H-bomb [or 0131?]

Event
1950

Bruce Howard Lidington, actor (Sword of Valiant, Mosses)

Birth
1950

"Robert Montgomery Presents" dramatic anthology premieres on NBC TV

Event
1951

Bobby Stokes, footballer

Birth
1951

Clifford Leon Anderson, rocker (Cure)

Birth
1951

Phil Collins, England, singer/drummer (Genesis-Against All Odds)

Birth
1951

Marv Ross, rocker (Quarterflash)

Birth
1951

Belgium refuses to allow communists to make speeches on radio

Event
1951

Ferdinand Porsche, German car inventor (Porsche), dies at 75

Death
1951

Trevor Laughlin, cricketer (Australian all-rounder 1978-79)

Birth
1951

Charles S Dutton, Balt Md, actor (Alien 3, Crocodile Dundee 2, Roc)

Birth
1952

Lehmer verifies: 2^521-1 and 2^607-1 (183 ciphers) Mersenne-prime #

Event
1952

Paul Creston's 4th Symphony, premieres

Event
1953

Louis H N Bosch van Rosenthal, Dutch resistance fighter, dies at 68

Death
1954

Alides Hidding, singer/guitarist (Time Bandits)

Birth
1954

Italy's Fanfani govt resigns

Event
1954

Belgium ends trade agreement with USSR

Event
1955

Curtis Strange, Norfolk VA, PGA golfer (1989 US Open)

Birth
1955

Judith Tarr, US, sci-fi author (Isle of Glass, Ars Magica)

Birth