What Happened on May 30, 1954

Day of the Week: Sunday

Historical Events

  • Dutch bishops forbid membership to non-catholic sporting clubs
  • Emile Zatopek runs world record 5K (13:57.2)
  • Hector Villa-Lobos' "Odisseia de Uma Raca" premieres

Famous Deaths

  • Ahmad Amin, Egyptian historian/author, dies at 67