What Happened on August 30, 2005

Famous Weddings

  • "Squeeze" band founder Jools Holland (47) weds sculptor Christabel McEwen at St. James Church in Cooling, Kent, England

Famous Deaths

  • Andor Kovach, Romanian composer (Médée), dies at 90
  • James H. Scheuer, American politician (Rep-D-NY, 1965-73, 75- 93), dies of heart and kidney failure at 85
2005 Highlights

About August 30, 2005

Day of the Week: Tuesday
How Long Ago? 17 years and 9 months
Leap Year: No

Generation: Generation Z
Chinese Zodiac: Rooster
Star Sign: Virgo

Music Charts

  • US #1 Song: We Belong Together - Mariah Carey
  • UK #1 Song: The Importance Of Being Idle - Oasis