What Happened on August 30, 1940

Day of the Week: Friday

Famous Weddings

HeartWedding of Interest

CBS news correspondent Mike Wallace (22) weds Norma Kaphan in Brookline, Massachusetts

Newscaster Mike Wallace
Mike Wallace

Famous Deaths

Person of interestPerson of Interest

J. J. Thomson, English physicist, Nobel Prize laureate (b. 1856)

Physicist J. J. Thomson
J. J. Thomson