What Happened on August 30, 1943

Day of the Week: Monday

Famous Birthdays

  • David Henry Maslanka, composer
  • Jean Claude Killy, alpine skier (Olympic-3 golds-1968), born in Paris, France

Person of interestPerson of Interest

Robert Crumb, American cartoonist (Father Time, Fritz Cat), born in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania

Cartoonist Robert Crumb
Robert Crumb

Famous Deaths

  • A[braham] [P] Merritt, author (Moon Pool, Creep Shadow!), dies at 58