On This Day

What Happened on December 30, 1944

Day of the Week: Saturday

Historical Events

  • King George II of Greece, abdicates his throne, appointing Archbishop Damaskinos of Athens as Regent in 1945

Famous Birthdays

  • William J. Fallon, U.S. Navy Admiral, former U.S. Central Command commander

Famous Deaths

  • Romain Roland, French writer/pacifist (Nobel 1915), dies at 78