On This Day

What Happened on July 30, 2005

Day of the Week: Saturday

Famous Weddings

  • Actress Sheryl Lee Ralph (49) weds Pennsylvania Senator Vincent Hughes (48) at the First African Methodist Episcopal Church in Los Angeles

Famous Deaths

  • Anthony Walker, English hate crime murder victim (b. 1987)
  • John Garang, Vice President of Sudan (b. 1945)
  • Lucky [Eli] Thompson, American jazz musician (Cuban Fire!), dies at 81
  • Ray Cunningham, American baseball player (b. 1905)