On This Day

What Happened on December 30, 1906

Day of the Week: Sunday

Historical Events

  • Iran becomes a constitutional monarchy
  • The All India Muslim League is founded in Dacca, East Bengal, British India Empire, later laid down the foundations of Pakistan

Famous Birthdays

  • Carol Reed, English motion picture director (3rd Man, Oliver!), born in London, England (d. 1976)
  • Johan A earl von Kielmansegg, German general/commandant NATO-Europe

Famous Deaths

  • Angela Burdett-Coutts, English philanthropist extrordinaire and "the richest heiress in England", dies at 92