Historical Events on January 30 (Part 2)

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Sport awardTennis Open

1994 82nd Men's Australian Open: Pete Sampras beats Todd Martin (7-6, 6-4, 6-4)

Tennis Player Pete Sampras
Tennis Player
Pete Sampras
Tennis Player Todd Martin
Tennis Player
Todd Martin
  • 1994 82nd Women's Australian Open: Steffi Graf beats Arantxa Sanchez Vicario (6-0, 6-2)
  • 1994 10th Sundance Film Festival: "What Happened Was" wins Grand Jury Prize Dramatic
  • 1995 22nd American Music Awards: Boyz II Men & Ace of Base win
  • 1995 Belgium's TV channel 2 in Flanders goes on the air
  • 1995 Car bomb explodes in Algiers, killing 42 and wounding 296
  • 1995 Kevin Eubanks officially becomes band leader of "Tonight Show"
  • 1995 Workers from the National Institutes of Health announce the success of clinical trials testing the first preventive treatment for sickle-cell disease.
  • 1995 Norway's Statoil announces a newly formed consortium that will supply Norwegian natural gas to the European continent
  • 1996 Gino Gallagher, the suspected leader of the Irish National Liberation Army, is killed while waiting in line for his unemployment benefit.
  • 1996 Commander of the U.S. Fifth Fleet Scott Redd states that Iran test-fired a new anti-ship missile near the Strait of Hormuz
  • 1997 Minuteman III launches
  • 1998 All-Star Fla Marlin catcher Darren Daulton, retires
  • 1998 Howard Stern Radio Show premieres in Indianapolis IN on WNAP 93.1 FM
  • 1998 Paul Simon's "The Capeman" premieres
  • 2000 Super Bowl XXXIV: St. Louis Rams beat Tennessee Titans, 23-16 at the Georgia Dome Atlanta MVP: Kurt Warner, St. Louis, QB
  • 2000 Off the coast of Ivory Coast, Kenya Airways Flight 431 crashes into the Atlantic Ocean, killing 169.
  • 2000 88th Men's Australian Open: Andre Agassi beats Yevgeny Kafelnikov (3-6, 6-3, 6-2, 6-4)
  • 2000 88th Women's Australian Open: Lindsay Davenport beats Martina Hingis (6-1, 7-5)
  • 2000 16th Sundance Film Festival: "Girlfight" and "You Can Count on Me" (tie) win Grand Jury Prize Dramatic
  • 2003 Belgium legally recognizes same-sex marriage.
  • 2003 Richard Reid sentenced to life in prison for attempting to bomb an American Airlines flight with 197 on board
  • 2005 93rd Men's Australian Open: Marat Safin beats Lleyton Hewitt (1-6, 6-3, 6-4, 6-4)
  • 2005 93rd Women's Australian Open: Serena Williams beats Lindsay Davenport (2-6, 6-3, 6-0)
  • 2005 21st Sundance Film Festival: "Forty Shades of Blue", directed by Ira Sachs, wins Grand Jury Prize Dramatic
  • 2007 "Lost Without U" single released by Robin Thicke (Billboard Song of the Year 2007)
  • 2011 NFL Pro Bowl: NFC beats AFC 55-41
  • 2011 99th Men's Australian Open: Novak Đoković beats Andy Murray (6-4, 6-2, 6-3)
  • 2011 99th Women's Australian Open: Kim Clijsters beats Li Na (3-6, 6-3, 6-3)
  • 2011 58th NHL All-Star Game: Team Lidstrom beats Team Staal 11-10 at Raleigh, North Carolina
  • 2011 27th Sundance Film Festival: "Like Crazy", directed by Drake Doremus, wins Grand Jury Prize Dramatic
  • 2013 South Korea successfully launches its rocket Naro-1 which was carrying a scientific satellite
  • 2014 24 hostages are killed after 6 suicide bombers temporarily take over the Iraqi Ministry of Transportation in Baghdad

Event of interestEvent of Interest

2015 Shake Shack founded by Danny Meyer first lists on the New York stock exchange

Restaurateur and Founder of Shake Shack Danny Meyer
Restaurateur and Founder of Shake Shack
Danny Meyer
  • 2016 104th Women's Australian Open: Angelique Kerber beats Serena Williams (6-4 3-6 6-4)
  • 2016 Boko Haram militants on motorcycles attack Dalori village near Maiduguri, Nigeria, killing at least 65 and injuring 136
  • 2017 Scientists in central China reveal oldest known human ancestor - 540-million-year-old Saccorhytus in a fossil