On This Day

What Happened on October 30, 1873

Day of the Week: Thursday

Historical Events


Event of interestEvent of Interest

P. T. Barnum's circus, "Greatest Show on Earth", debuts (New York City)

Circus Showman and Businessman P. T. Barnum
Circus Showman and Businessman
P. T. Barnum

Famous Birthdays

  • Francisco Madero, Mexican revolutionary, president (1911-13)