What Happened on January 30, 2015

Day of the Week: Friday

Famous Deaths

Person of interestPerson of Interest

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

Chemist Carl Djerassi
Carl Djerassi
  • Ezra Sims, American composer of microtonal music, dies at 88
  • Geraldine McEwan, English actress (Agatha Christie's Miss Marple), dies at 82