On This Day

What Happened on January 30, 2013

Day of the Week: Wednesday

Historical Events

  • South Korea successfully launches its rocket Naro-1 which was carrying a scientific satellite
  • Spy drama "The Americans" created by Joe Weisberg, starring Keri Russell and Matthew Rhys premieres on FX

Famous Deaths

  • Patty Andrews, American singer (Andrews Sisters), dies at 94
  • Thorkell Sigurbj√∂rnsson, Icelandic composer, dies at 74