What Happened on August 30, 2007

Historical Events

  • NASA spacecraft Voyager 2 crosses the termination shock, where solar and interstellar winds met (following Voyager 1 in 2004)

Famous Deaths

  • Augustine Harris, British Bishop of Middlesbrough, dies at 89
  • Charles Vanik, American politician (b. 1918)
  • Michael Jackson, British beer and whiskey author/expert. (b. 1942)
  • Roef Ragas, Dutch actor (Missing Link, Red Rain, Juju, Mykosch), dies at 42
2007 Highlights

About August 30, 2007

Day of the Week: Thursday
How Long Ago? 15 years, 2 months and 28 days
Leap Year: No

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

Music Charts

  • US #1 Song: Beautiful Girls - Sean Kingston
  • UK #1 Song: Stronger - Kanye West