On This Day

What Happened on January 30, 1959

Day of the Week: Friday

Historical Events

  • Australia 1-200 1st day 4th Test v England, Adelaide Oval
  • MS Hans Hedtoft sinks, 95 die
  • Paul Hindemith's symphony "Pittsburgh" premieres

Famous Birthdays

  • Jody Watley, American dancer (Solid Gold)/singer (Looking For a New Love), born in Chicago, Illinois