On This Day

What Happened on September 30, 2018

Day of the Week: Sunday

Historical Events

  • Chinese-French painter Zao Wou-Ki's work "Juin-Octobre 1985" sells for $65 million in Hong Kong, in one of the most expensive art auctions ever in Asia
  • Ryder Cup Golf, Le Golf National: Europe regains Cup with 17½–10½ win over the US; Italian Francesco Molinari wins all 5 matches; Sergio Garcia becomes biggest point scorer in event history with 25½

Famous Deaths

  • Geoffrey Hayes, British TV presenter and actor (Rainbow, Z-Cars), dies at 76