On This Day

What Happened on October 30, 2019

Historical Events

  • Kashmir officially loses their autonomous status, their flag and their constitution, as India brings it under federal control

Event of interestEvent of Interest

Twitter head Jack Dorsey announces it will no longer take political ads

Tech Entrepreneur and Co-founder of Twitter Jack Dorsey
Tech Entrepreneur and Co-founder of Twitter
Jack Dorsey
  • World Series Baseball: Washington Nationals beat Houston Astros, 6-2 in Game 7 at Minute Maid Park, Houston to win first title in franchise history; MVP: Washington pitcher Stephen Strasburg

Famous Deaths

  • Don Fraser, American boxing promoter (LA venues; colourful wardrobe & offbeat PR gimmicks), dies at 92
  • Ron Fairly, American baseball utility and broadcaster (MLB All Star 1973, 77; LA Dodgers, Montreal Expos; Seattle Mariners), dies from cancer at 81
2019 Highlights

About October 30, 2019

Day of the Week: Wednesday
How Long Ago? 1 year, 5 months and 15 days
Leap Year: No

Generation Generation Z
Chinese Zodiac: Pig
Star Sign: Scorpio