On This Day

What Happened on June 30, 1899

Day of the Week: Friday

Historical Events

  • Jack Hearne takes a hat-trick Eng v Australia at Headingley

Famous Birthdays

  • František Tomášek, 34th Archbishop of Prague and cardinal of the Roman Catholic Church in Bohemia, born in Studénka, Austria-Hungary (d. 1992)
  • Madge Bellamy [Margaret Derden Philpott], American actress (White Zombie, The Iron Horse), born in Hillsboro, Texas (d. 1990)

Famous Deaths

  • Jon Helgason, Icelandic poet (Ur Landsudri), dies