On This Day

What Happened on July 30, 2017

Day of the Week: Sunday

Historical Events

  • 15 people killed in gunfights with Philippine police, including Reynaldo Parojinog, mayor of Ozamiz in an anti-drug trafficking operation
  • 1st centenary of WWI Battle of Passchendaele marked at ceremony at Menin Gate in Ypres, Belgium

Sport awardGolf Tournament

British Senior Open Men's Golf, Royal Porthcawl: Bernhard Langer of Germany wins his 3rd Open Senior title by 3 shots from Corey Pavin

Golfer and Two-Time Masters Champion Bernhard Langer
Golfer and Two-Time Masters Champion
Bernhard Langer

Event of interestEvent of Interest

China's President Xi Jinping heads 12,000 troop parade at Zhurihe training base, Inner Mongolia marking 90 years since founding of the People's Liberation Army

Paramount Leader of China Xi Jinping
Paramount Leader of China
Xi Jinping
  • Hackers reveal they have stolen data from HBO, including episodes and scripts of Games of Thrones

Event of interestEvent of Interest

Russian President Vladimir Putin announces American diplomats in Russia cut by 755 in response to American sanctions

Russian President Vladimir Putin
Russian President
Vladimir Putin
  • Venezuelan voting for a new assembly disrupted by violent protests, at least 3 people killed