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 This day in History - September 30
407 Historic Events for September 30
1978

Cleveland, Houston, NY, Philadelphia and Pittsburgh Phillies win 3rd consecutive NL East Division title

Event
1978

Major Indoor Soccer League grants 1st 6 franchises to Cincinnati

Event
1978

Edgar Bergen, ventriloquist (Charlie McCarthy), dies at 75

Death
1979

Nancy Lopez wins LPGA Mary Kay Golf Classic

Event
1979

Milwaukee Brewers lose 5-0 ending 213 straight games without a shutout

Event
1980

Martina Hingis, Kosice Slovakia, tennis star (1997 Aust/US/Wimb)

Birth
1980

USSR performs nuclear test at Eastern Kazakh/Semipalitinsk USSR

Event
1980

1,754 turn out to see Phillies play NY Mets at Shea Stadium

Event
1980

A's Rickey Henderson sets AL stolen base record at 98 en route to 100

Event
1980

Iran rejects a truce call from Iraqi President Saddam Hussein

Event
1981

Seoul, South Korea is selected to host 1988 Summer Olympics

Event
1981

Dominique Moceanu, Calif, gymnast (World-silver-95, Olympics-gold-96)

Birth
1981

Last game at Minn's Metropolitan Stadium, lose to KC 5-2

Event
1982

Lacey Chabert, actress (Party of Five)

Birth
1982

National railroad strike in Belgium

Event
1983

William D Elliot, actor (Bernie Loves Bridget, Adam 12), dies at 49

Death
1983

Freddy Martin, orch leader (started Merv Griffin), dies at 76

Death
1984

Bowie Kuhn ends career as Baseball Commissioner

Event
1984

Browns set a team record for allowing most sacks (11), KC wins 10-6

Event
1984

Calif Angel Mike Witt, pitches a perfect game over Texas Rangers, 1-0

Event
1984

NY Yankee Don Mattingly wins AL batting crown with .343 avg

Event
1984

Ellsworth Bunker, US ambassador (South-Vietnam, dies at 90)

Death
1985

Heleb MacInnes, US spy writer (Affiliate in place), dies at 77

Death
1985

Simone Signoret, German/French actress (Room at Top, Gina), dies at 64

Death
1985

Charles F Richter, US seismologist (scale of R), dies at 85

Death