On This Day

What Happened on July 30, 1947

Day of the Week: Wednesday

Historical Events

  • Cincinnati Reds 16 game win streak ends, losing to NY Giants 5-4

Famous Birthdays


Person of interestArnold Schwarzenegger

Arnold Schwarzenegger, Austrian-American body builder, actor (Terminator) and politician (38th Governor of California), born in Thal, Austria

Actor, Body Builder and Governor of California Arnold Schwarzenegger
Actor, Body Builder and Governor of California
Arnold Schwarzenegger
  • John Siomos, American rock drummer, born in Chicago, Illinois (d. 2004)
  • Jonathan Mann, American physician and AIDS activist, born in Boston, Massachusetts (d. 1998)
  • Margo Sappington, American actress (Oh Calcutta, Where's Charley), born in Baytown, Texas
  • William Atherton, American actor (Real Genius, Ghostbusters, Class of 44), born in Orange, Connecticut

Famous Deaths

  • George Challenor, West Indian cricketer (played in 1st WI Test side 1928), dies at 59
  • Joseph Cook, 6th Prime Minister of Australia, dies at 86