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 This day in History - May 30
439 Historic Events for May 30
1949

NPS/VHP win 1st general election in Suriname

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1949

WRTV TV channel 6 in Indianapolis, IN (ABC) begins broadcasting

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1949

Bob Willis, cricketer (superb England fast bowler 1971-84)

Birth
1949

East Germans constitution approved

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1950

Patty Berg wins LPGA Eastern Golf Open

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1951

Stephen Tobolowsky, Tx, actor (Single White Female, Thelma and Louise)

Birth
1951

Hermann Broch, writer, dies at 64

Death
1951

Ezzard Charles beats Joey Maxim in 15 for heavyweight boxing title

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1952

Zoltan Kocsis, composer

Birth
1952

Charlie Grimm succeeds Tommy Holmes as manager of Boston Braves

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1952

Darius Milhaud's "West Point Suite," premieres

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1953

1st major league network baseball game-Cleveland 7, Chicago 2

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1953

23rd French Mens Tennis: Ken Rosewall beats V Seixas (63 64 16 62)

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1953

Colm Meaney, actor (Star Trek Deep Space 9)

Birth
1953

23rd French Womens Tennis: Maureen Connolly beats Doris Hart (62 64)

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1953

George Barnes, cinematographer, dies at 60

Death
1954

Emile Zatopek runs world record 5K (13:57.2)

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1954

Hector Villa-Lobos' "Odisseia de Uma Raca," premieres

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1954

Ahmad Amin, Egyptian historian/author, dies at 67

Death
1954

Dutch bishops forbid membership to non-catholic sporting clubs

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1955

Nicky "Topper" Headon, English drummer (Clash-Complete Control)

Birth
1955

Said el-Mufti forms Jordan govt

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1955

Tunisia begins domestic self governing

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1955

KMVT TV channel 11 in Twin Falls, ID (CBS/NBC/ABC) begins broadcasting

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1956

US performs nuclear test at Enwetak (atmospheric tests)

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