On This Day

What Happened on June 30, 1914

Day of the Week: Tuesday

Historical Events


Event of interestEvent of Interest

Mahatma Gandhi's 1st arrest after campaigning for Indian rights in South Africa

Pacifist and Spiritual Leader Mahatma Gandhi
Pacifist and Spiritual Leader
Mahatma Gandhi

Famous Birthdays

  • Francisco da Costa Gomes, President of Portugal’s ruling military junta (1974-76), born in Chaves, Portugal (d. 2001)
  • Natko Devčić, Croatian composer, born in Glina, Croatia (d. 1997)

Famous Deaths

  • Bai Long, [White Wolf], Chinese Robin Hood/crowd leader, dies