On This Day

What Happened on April 30, 2021

Historical Events

  • 45 killed and 150 injured in a crush of people at the Israeli Lag B'Omer festival at Mount Meron
  • Australia announces a ban on citizens returning from India, stranding 8,000 people, and making it a criminal offence to return, amid India's COVID-19 crisis - first democratic country to do so

Famous Deaths

  • Anthony Payne, British composer (Phoenix Mass; Visions and Journeys), critic, and musicologist, dies at 84
2021 Highlights

About April 30, 2021

Day of the Week: Friday
How Long Ago? 1 year and 17 days
Leap Year: No

Generation: Generation Alpha
Chinese Zodiac: Ox
Star Sign: Taurus

Music Charts

  • US #1 Song: Rapstar - Polo G
  • UK #1 Song: Montero (Call Me By Your Name) - Lil Nas X