What Happened on August 30, 1928

Day of the Week: Thursday

Historical Events


Event of interestEvent of Interest

Jawaharlal Nehru requests independence of India

1st Prime Minister of India Jawaharlal Nehru
1st Prime Minister of India
Jawaharlal Nehru

Famous Birthdays

  • Johnny Mann, American music director (Johnny Mann Stand Up & Cheer), born in Baltimore, Maryland (d. 2014)
  • Lloyd Casner, American race car driver and owner (Casner Motor Racing Division team), born in Miami, Florida (d. 1965)

Famous Deaths

  • Wilhelm Wien, German physicist (laws of motion, Nobel 1911), dies at 64