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 This day in History - June 30
444 Historic Events for June 30
1868

C V France, Bradford Engld, actor (Skin Game, Adventure in Blackmail)

Birth
1870

Ada Kepley becomes 1st female law college graduate

Event
1871

Guatemala revolts for agrarian reforms

Event
1876

Serbia declares war on Turkey

Event
1879

Ex-khedive Ismael Pasha leaves Cairo with train full stolen goods

Event
1879

Walter Hampden, Bkln NY, actor (Five Fingers, Hunchback of Notre Dame)

Birth
1881

Henry Highland Garnet, named minister to Liberia

Event
1882

Charles J Guiteau, assassin (Pres Garfield), hanged

Death
1882

Sven R Lidman, Swedish writer (TvedrÔÇ×ktens Barn)

Birth
1889

Eugenio Terziani, composer, dies at 64

Death
1890

Horace Chapman, cricketer (leg-spin all-rounder for S Afr in 2 Tests)

Birth
1890

Gertrude McCoy, Sugar Valley GA, silent screen actress (Blue Bird)

Birth
1890

Samuel Parkman Tuckerman, composer, dies at 71

Death
1892

Pierre Blanchar, Philippeville Algeria, actor (Magnificent Sinner)

Birth
1892

Laszlo Lajtha, composer

Birth
1893

Harold/Joseph Laski, English economist/Labour leader (1945-..)

Birth
1893

Walter Ulbricht, president German DR

Birth
1893

Excelsior diamond (blue-white 995 carats) discovered

Event
1894

Gavrilo Princip, Bosnian assassin (arch duke Ferdinand)

Birth
1894

Korea declares independence from China, asks for Japanese aid

Event
1894

London Tower Bridge opens

Event
1896

W S Hadaway patents electric stove

Event
1896

Wilfred Pelletier, Montreal Canada, conductor (Voice of Firestone)

Birth
1898

George Chandler, Waukegan Ill, actor (Lassie)

Birth
1899

Frantisek Tomasek, bishop of Prague/cardinal

Birth