What Happened on January 30, 1974

Day of the Week: Wednesday

Historical Events

  • USSR performs nuclear test at Eastern Kazakh/Semipalitinsk USSR

Famous Birthdays

  • Christian Bale, British actor (Batman Begins, American Psycho, The Machinist), born in Haverfordwest, Pembrokeshire, Wales
  • Jemima Khan, English socialite, born in London, United Kingdom
  • Martina Jerant, Canadian basketball player (Olympics 1996), born in Windsor, Ontario

Person of interestOlivia Colman

Olivia Colman, English actress (Broadchurch, The Favourite), born in Norwich, England

Actress Olivia Colman
Actress
Olivia Colman
  • Robert Rollins, English cricketer (big-hitting Essex wicketkeeper-batsman), born in London, England

Famous Deaths

  • Bill Whitty, Australian cricketer (left-arm bowler 1909-12), dies at 87