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 This day in History - July 30
361 Historic Events for July 30
1924

Christopher Shaw, composer

Birth
1924

William Gass, Fargo ND, novelist/philosopher (Omensetter's Luck)

Birth
1925

Jacques Sernas, Lithuania, actor (La Dolce Vita, Helen of Troy)

Birth
1925

Antoine Duhamel, composer

Birth
1926

Albanian boundaries deduced

Event
1926

Peter T Thwaites, British brig-gen/playwright (Love or money)

Birth
1927

Robert Marquies de Flers, French writer (Monsieur Bretonneau), dies

Death
1927

Richard Johnson, actor (Never So Few, Restless, Beyond the Door)

Birth
1928

George Eastman shows 1st color motion pictures (US)

Event
1929

Sid Kroft, Athens Greece, puppeteer (Barbara Mandrell Show)

Birth
1929

Christine McGuire, Middletown Oh singer (McGuire Sisters-Sugartime)

Birth
1930

1st broadcast of "Death Valley Days" on NBC-radio

Event
1930

Thomas Sowell, author/activist

Birth
1930

Uruguay beats Argentina 4-2 for soccer's 1st World Cup in Montevideo

Event
1931

Joan Vohs, St Albans NY, actress (Fort Ti, Vice Squad, Sabrina)

Birth
1932

10th modern Olympic games opens in Los Angeles

Event
1933

28th Davis Cup: Great Britain beats France in Paris (3-2)

Event
1933

Edd "Kookie" Byrnes, LA, actor (77 Sunset Strip, Jack the Ripper)

Birth
1934

Andre Prevost, composer

Birth
1934

Bud Selig, owner (Milw Brewers)/acting baseball commissioner

Birth
1934

Ben Piazza, Little Rock Ark, actor (Blues Brothers, Ben Casey, Dallas)

Birth
1935

1st Penguin book is published, starting the paperback revolution

Event
1936

Yuri Alexandrovich Falik, composer

Birth
1936

John Burton-Hall, Dorset England, captain (QE2)

Birth
1936

Buddy Guy, rocker

Birth