On This Day

What Happened on July 30, 1959

Day of the Week: Thursday

Historical Events

  • In his major league debut, SF Giant Willie McCovey goes 4-for-4

Famous Birthdays

  • Abdullah of Pahang, sixth Sultan of Pahang, King of Malaysia (2019-), born in Pekan, Malaya
  • Petra Felke, German javelin thrower (world record 1988), born in Saalfeld, East Germany