On This Day

What Happened on July 30, 2014

Day of the Week: Wednesday

Historical Events

  • Death toll in Gaza reaches 1,346, while 56 Israeli soldiers and 3 civilians have been killed
  • The EU and US extend sanctions on Russia to include banks, energy, and defense firms; Moscow denies the allegation that Russia is arming rebels in Eastern Ukraine

Famous Deaths

  • Dick Wagner, American rock guitarist (the Frost), dies at 71