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 This day in History - May 30
439 Historic Events for May 30
1956

Mickey Mantle misses by 18" hitting 1st HR out of Yankee Stadium

Event
1956

Bus boycott begins in Tallahassee Florida

Event
1957

Chris Van Jaarsveld, guitarist (Sleeze Beez)

Birth
1957

Allison Roe, Auckland NZ, marathoner (NYC-1981)

Birth
1957

Michael Clayton, Melbourne VIC, Australasia golfer

Birth
1957

Real Madrid wins 2nd Europe Cup 1 in Madrid

Event
1957

Test Cricket debut for Rohan Kanhai v England at Edgbaston

Event
1957

Toivo R Pekkanen, Finnish writer (Black Ecstacy), dies

Death
1958

Ted McGinley, Newport Beach Calif, actor (Love Boat, MWC, Dynasty)

Birth
1958

Michael E Lopez-Alegria, Madrid Spain, Lt Cmdr/astro (STS 73, sk 92)

Birth
1958

Marie Fredriksson, Ostra-Lj Swed, singer (Roxette-Must Have Been Love)

Birth
1958

Unidentified soldiers killed in WW II and Korean War buried in Arlington

Event
1958

US performs nuclear test at Enwetak (atmospheric tests)

Event
1959

Pres Stroessner disbands Paraguay's parliament

Event
1959

Thomas Carl Whitmer, composer, dies at 85

Death
1959

Pres Somoza ends emergency crisis in Nicaragua

Event
1959

Iraq terminates milt assistance pact with US due to neutrality

Event
1959

"Nervous Set" closes at Henry Miller's Theater NYC after 23 perfs

Event
1959

"First Impressions" closes at Alvin Theater NYC after 84 performances

Event
1959

World's 1st hovercraft (SR-N1) tested at Cowes England

Event
1960

Stephen "Tea Tower" Duffy, rocker (Lilac Time-Paradise Song)

Birth
1960

Boris Pasternak, Russian poet (Dr Zhivago), dies at 70

Death
1961

Ella Arolovich, Leningrad USSR, model

Birth
1961

Ralph Carter, NYC, actor (Michael Evans-Good Times)

Birth
1961

Trey Parker, rapper/actor (Newsies, Hull High)

Birth