On This Day

What Happened on April 30, 1990

Day of the Week: Monday

Historical Events

  • As Met pitcher David Cone argues a call at 1st base, 2 Braves score
  • Seattle's Brian Holman's perfect game broken up with 2 outs in 9th
  • US 66th manned space mission STS 31 (Discovery 10) returns from space
  • US hostage Frank Reed freed after 4 years in hands of pro-Iranians

Famous Birthdays

  • Jonathan Brownlee, British triathlete (Olympic bronze 2012, silver 16), born in Dewsbury, England

Famous Weddings

LoveWedding of Interest

Game show host Alex Trebek (49) weds real-estate mogul Jean Currivan (27) at the Regency Club in Los Angeles

Host of Jeopardy! Alex Trebek
Host of Jeopardy!
Alex Trebek