What Happened on January 30, 2015

Historical Events

Historic Event

Shake Shack founded by Danny Meyer first lists on the New York stock exchange

Famous Deaths

Carl DjerassiCarl Djerassi (1923-2015)

Austrian-born American chemist and father of the contraceptive pill, dies at 91

  • Ezra Sims, American composer of microtonal music, dies at 88
  • Geraldine McEwan, British actress (Agatha Christie's Miss Marple), dies at 82
  • Than Wyenn, American character actor (Being There, Splash, Imitation of Life), dies at 95
2015 Highlights

About January 30, 2015

Day of the Week: Friday
How Long Ago? 8 years and 7 days
Leap Year: No

Generation: Generation Alpha
Chinese Zodiac: Horse
Star Sign: Aquarius

Music Charts

  • US #1 Song: Uptown Funk! - Mark Ronson Featuring Bruno Mars
  • UK #1 Song: Uptown Funk - Mark Ronson Ft. Bruno Mars