What Happened on October 30th, 1996

Day of the Week: Wednesday

Historical Events

  • Exxon confirms that it is in talks with state-owned Qatar General Petroleum Corporation concerning the application of new technology to convert natural gas to petroleum products

Famous Deaths

  • Alexander d'Arbeloff, entrepreneur, dies at 101
  • Leon Lewis, US radio talk show host (WMCA, 1970-80), dies at 81
  • Rohan Butler, historian, dies at 79