On This Day

What Happened on July 30, 2008

Historical Events


Film release premierFilm Premier

"Slumdog Millionaire" based on the novel "Q & A" by Vikas Swarup, directed by Danny Boyle and starring Dev Patel premieres at the Telluride Film Festival (Best Picture 2009)

Film Director Danny Boyle
Film Director
Danny Boyle

Famous Deaths

  • Anne Armstrong U.S. ambassador to Britain and first female counsel to the President, dies at 80
2008 Highlights

About July 30, 2008

Day of the Week: Wednesday
How Long Ago? 12 years, 11 months and 20 days
Leap Year: Yes

Generation Generation Z
Chinese Zodiac: Rat
Star Sign: Leo