What Happened on August 30, 1988

Day of the Week: Tuesday

Historical Events

  • France performs nuclear test
  • Kent Tekulve is 2nd pitcher in majors to appear in 1,000 games

Famous Birthdays

  • Ernests Gulbis, Latvian tennis player

Famous Weddings

  • Tennis star Chris Everett weds skier Andy Mills

Famous Divorces

  • Julianne Philips files for divorce from Bruce Springsteen

Famous Deaths

  • Albert F. Frey-Wyssling, Swiss Botanist, dies at 87