Historical Events on August 30, 2015

Day of the Week: Sunday

Historical Events

  • 15th World Championships in Athletics close at Beijing, China
  • English author Frederick Forsyth (The Day of the Jackal) reveals that he worked for MI6 for more than 20 years
  • Former Malaysian Prime Minister Mahathir Mohamad calls for the removal of current Prime Minister Najib Razak during the second day of street protests

Event of interestEvent of Interest

Rap artist Kanye West announces he will run for President in 2020 at the MTV Video Music Awards

Rapper Kanye West
Kanye West