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 This day in History - January 30
445 Historic Events for January 30
1911

1st rescue of an air passenger by a ship, near Havana, Cuba

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1911

Alexander George Ogston, biochemist

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1911

Hugh Marlowe, Phila Pa, actor (Ellery Queen)

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1911

Roy Eldridge, Pitts Pa, jazz trumpeter (Gene Krupa, Artie Shaw)

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1912

Barbara Tuchman, US, historian/author (Pulitzer, Guns of August)

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1912

Jadwiga Wajsowna-Marcinkiewicz, discus thrower (Oly-bronze-1932)

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1913

Dicky Fuller, cricketer (one Test WI v England 1935, 1, 0-12)

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1913

Percy Thrower, English radio host

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1913

House of Lords rejects Irish Home Rule Bill

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1914

Louis Osman, artist architect goldsmith medallist/craftsman

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1914

David Wayne, Traverse City Mich, actor (Andromeda Strain, Adams Rib)

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1914

John Ireland, Vancouver BC, actor (Rawhide, Gunfight at OK Corral)

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1915

No 10 batsman F W Hyett scores century on debut, Vic v Tas

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1915

German submarine attack on Le Havre

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1915

Dorothy Dell, actor (Little Miss Marker, Wharf Angel)

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1915

Pierre Wissmer, Swiss composer/theory (Capitaine Bruno)

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1915

John D Profumo, England, politician (C)

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1917

1st jazz record recorded (Dark Town Strutters Ball)

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1918

David Opatoshu, NYC, actor (Bonino, Secret Empire, Masada)

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1918

Jarl Andr‚ Bjerke, [Bernhard Borge], Norwegian poet/writer

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1919

Robert Suter, composer

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1919

Reds hire Pat Moran as manager as Christy Mathewson, is still in France with US Army

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1920

Qu‚bec's Joe Malone sets NHL record of 7 goals in a game

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1920

George Skibine, Russ/US dancer/choreographer (Tragedy in Verona)

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1920

Patrick Heron, abstract painter

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