What Happened on September 30, 2012

Day of the Week: Sunday

Historical Events

  • 39th Ryder Cup: Europe wins 14.5-13.5 at the Medinah Country Club in Medinah, Illinois, U.S
  • Car bomb blasts kill at least 32 people across Iraq
  • Melbourne Storm defeat the Canterbury Bulldogs in the 2012 NRL Grand Final
  • Two opposition Venezuelan politicians are shot dead a week before the presidential election

Famous Deaths

  • Barbara Ann Scott, Canadian figure skater, dies at 84
  • Turhan Bey [Sahultavy], Austrian-born actor dubbed "The Turkish Delight" (Arabian Nights, Ali Baba and the Forty Thieves), dies from Parkinson's disease at 90