What Happened on July 30, 2006

Day of the Week: Sunday

Historical Events

  • World's longest running music show Top of the Pops is broadcast for the last time on BBC Two. The show had aired for 42 years.

Famous Deaths

  • Al Balding, Canadian golfer (b. 1924)
  • Anthony Galla-Rini, American accordionist (b. 1904)
  • Murray Bookchin, American libertarian socialist (b. 1921)