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 This day in History - September 30
407 Historic Events for September 30
1857

Hermann Sudermann, German writer (Honor, That Ehre, Frau Sorge)

Birth
1862

Isaac Peace Rodman, banker/Union brig-gen, dies of injury at about 40

Death
1862

Battle of Newtonia, MS

Event
1862

Georgy Eduardovich Konyus, composer

Birth
1863

Reinhard Scheer, German admiral (WW I)

Birth
1864

Battle of Preble's Farm VA (Poplar Springs Church)

Event
1864

Black Soldiers given Medal of Honor

Event
1867

Midway Islands formally declared a US possession

Event
1868

Spain's Queen Isabella is deposed, flees to France

Event
1869

Ernest Jones, cricket pace bowler (marvellous Aust at turn of century)

Birth
1870

Jean Perrin, France, physicist, studied Brownian motion (Nobel 1926)

Birth
1871

John Fabricius, Neth/English stageauthor (Ring of Prophet)

Birth
1871

Ruben Mattias Liljefors, composer

Birth
1876

Katherine Griffith, SF CA, actress (Pollyanna, Fast Company)

Birth
1877

1st US amateur swim meet (NY Athletic Club)

Event
1877

Toohoolhoolzote, prophet of Nez Perc‚ indians, dies in battle

Death
1878

1st Portuguese immigrants arrive in Hawaii

Event
1879

Henry Casadesus, composer

Birth
1879

Ernst Isler, composer

Birth
1880

Henry Draper takes that 1st photograph of Orion Nebula

Event
1880

Henri G Casadesus, French altviolist/composer (Viola d'amour)

Birth
1882

George Bancroft, Phila, actor (Underworld)/wife of Octavia Brooke

Birth
1883

Robert H Lightfoot, English theologist/exegetist (St John's Gospel)

Birth
1884

Louis Lacombe, composer, dies at 65

Death
1885

Maria J Small-Gartmann, actress, dies at 60

Death