On This Day

What Happened on January 30, 1975

Day of the Week: Thursday

Historical Events

InventionHistoric Invention

Ernő Rubik applies for a patent for his "Magic Cube" invention, later to be known as a Rubik's cube

Inventor Ernő Rubik
Ernő Rubik

Famous Birthdays

  • Juninho Pernambucano, Brazilian footballer, born in Pernambuco, Brazil
  • Yumi Yoshimura, Japanese singer (Puffy Amiyumi), born in Osaka Prefecture, Japan

Famous Deaths

  • Boris Blacher, German composer (Purloined Letter), dies at 72