Historical Events on October 30th, 1968

Day of the Week: Wednesday

Historical Events

  • Jack Lynch, Irish Prime Minister (Taoiseach), meets with Harold Wilson, then British Prime Minister, in London, calling for the ending of partition as a means to resolve the unrest in Northern Ireland
  • Nobel prize for chemistry awarded to Lars Onsager (thermodynamics)
  • Nobel prize for physics awarded to Luis Alvarez (bubble chamber)
  • Queen Juliana opens IJ tunnel in Amsterdam