What Happened on August 30, 1928

Day of the Week: Thursday

Historical Events

  • Jawaharlal Nehru requests independence of India

Famous Birthdays

  • Johnny Mann, American music director (Johnny Mann Stand Up & Cheer), born in Balt Md, (d. 2014)
  • Lloyd Casner, American racecar driver and owner (d. 1965)
  • Ruth Westerheimer, sex therapist (Dr Ruth)

Famous Deaths

  • Wilhelm Wien, Ger physicist (laws of motion, Nobel 1911), dies at 64