What Happened on May 30, 1934

Day of the Week: Wednesday

Historical Events

  • Indianapolis 500: Bill Cummings wins in 4:46:05.254 (168.761 km/h)

Famous Birthdays

  • Alexei A Leonov, Russian cosmonaut (Voskhod II, Soyuz 19), born in Siberia, USSR
  • Alketas Panagoulias, Greek footballer and coach (d. 2012)

Famous Deaths

  • Tōgō Heihachirō, Imperial Japanese Navy admiral and one of Japan's greatest naval heroes, dies at 86