On This Day

What Happened on May 30, 2015

Historical Events

  • Alistair Cook becomes the leading run scorer of all time in test cricket for England
  • English FA Cup Final, Wembley Stadium, London (89,283): Arsenal beats Aston Villa, 4-0; Gunners' 12th title
  • FC Barcelona defeat Athletic Bilbao 3-1 in the 2014–15 Copa del Rey final
  • Namibia defeat Mozambique 2-0 to win the 2015 COSAFA Cup
  • NHL Western Conference Finals: Chicago Blackhawks beat Anaheim Ducks, 4 games to 3

Famous Weddings

  • Actor Eric Balfour (38) weds fashion designer Erin Chiamulon (31) in Pacific Palisades, California

Famous Deaths

  • Azmat Rana, Pakistan cricket batsman (1 Test, top score 49; 2 ODIs), dies at 63
  • Joseph [Beau] Biden III, American politician and son of Vice President Joe Biden, dies of cancer at 47
  • L. Tom Perry, American religious leader (LDS apostle), dies at 92
2015 Highlights

About May 30, 2015

Day of the Week: Saturday
How Long Ago? 5 years, 6 months and 5 days
Leap Year: No

Generation Generation Z
Chinese Zodiac: Goat/Sheep
Star Sign: Gemini