On This Day

What Happened on May 30, 1895

Historical Events

Sports History

English cricket icon W. G. Grace scores 169 for Gloucestershire against Middlesex at Lord's for his 1,000th first-class run of the season in just 22 days

Famous Birthdays

  • Maurice Tate, English cricket all-rounder (39 Tests, 155 wickets, 1 x 100, 5 x 50), born in Brighton, England (d. 1956)
1895 Highlights

About May 30, 1895

Day of the Week: Thursday
How Long Ago? 126 years, 7 months and 29 days
Leap Year: No

Generation: Lost Generation
Star Sign: Gemini