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 This day in History - January 30
445 Historic Events for January 30
1921

French rapist-murderer Henri-D‚sir‚ Landru sentenced to death

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1921

Bernie Leighton, West Haven Ct, orch leader (Chance of a Lifetime)

Birth
1922

Pal Jardanyi, composer

Birth
1922

Dick Martin, Detroit Mich, actor/comedian (Laugh-In, Carbon Copy)

Birth
1922

World Law Day, 1st celebrated

Event
1922

Ted McDonald takes 8-58 in big Victorian win over NSW

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1924

Margaret Beda Nicholson, author (No Medals for the Major)

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1924

Ponsford scores second 110 of the game in Vic win over NSW

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1925

Jakab Gyula Major, composer, dies at 66

Death
1925

Turkish govt throws out Constantine VI of Constantinople

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1925

John F Mellaerts, Flemish social founder (Boerenbond), dies at 79

Death
1925

Dorothy Malone, Chic, actress (At Gunpoint, Night and Day, Peyton Place)

Birth
1926

Ruth Brown, Portsmouth Va, actress (Leona-Hello Larry, Checking In)

Birth
1927

Friedrich Ernst Koch, composer, dies at 64

Death
1927

Olof Palme, Stockholm, PM of Sweden (1969-76, 1982-86) assassinated

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1927

Left wins national election in Thuringen

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1928

Bradman scores 134 not out (225 mins, 13 fours) NSW v Vic

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1928

Eugene O'Neill's "Strange Interlude," premieres in NYC

Event
1928

Douglas Haig, Brit fieldmarshal (Sudan/Boer war/WW I), dies at 66

Death
1928

Andrew Salkey, author editor/broadcaster

Birth
1928

Harold Prince, US producer/director (West Side Story, Evita)

Birth
1928

Mitch Leigh, composer

Birth
1928

1st radio telephone connection between Netherlands and US

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1929

Hugh Tayfield, cricketer (celebrated S African off-spinner 1949-60)

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1929

Viscount Long

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