What Happened on June 30, 2015

Historical Events

  • A man self-immolates aboard a Nozomi Shinkansen train and kills one other passenger in Japan
  • Hercules transporter plane crashes minutes after take-off in Medan, Indonesia killing 116

Music History

Misty Copeland becomes the 1st African American principal dancer of the American Ballet Theatre

2015 History

Famous Deaths

  • Leonard Starr, American comic strip cartoonist (Little Orphan Annie), dies at 89

About June 30, 2015

Day of the Week: Tuesday
How Long Ago? 7 years and 11 months
Leap Year: No

Generation: Generation Alpha
Chinese Zodiac: Goat/Sheep
Star Sign: Cancer

Music Charts

  • US #1 Song: See You Again - Wiz Khalifa Featuring Charlie Puth
  • UK #1 Song: Not Letting Go - Tinie Tempah Ft. Jess Glynne