On This Day

What Happened on July 30, 2012

Day of the Week: Monday

Historical Events

  • General Motors (Chevrolet) sign a record breaking 7 year $559 million sponsorship deal with EPL club Manchester United
  • Indian power grid failure leaves over 300 million without electricity
  • Train fire kills 32 and injures 27 people in Andhra Pradesh, India

Famous Deaths

  • Maeve Binchy [Snell], Irish novelist (Light a Penny Candle), dies at 72