Famous Deaths on January 30, 1948

Day of the Week: Friday

Famous Deaths

  • Herb Pennock, pitcher (NY Yankees)/GM (Phillies), dies

MurderAssassination

Mahatma Gandhi, India's political and spiritual leader, assassinated in New Delhi by Hindu extremists at 78

Pacifist and Spiritual Leader Mahatma Gandhi
Pacifist and Spiritual Leader
Mahatma Gandhi

Person of interestPerson of Interest

Orville Wright, US aviation pioneer, dies at 76