January 30, 1995 in History

Day of the Week: Monday

Events in History

  • Car bomb explodes in Algiers, killing 42 and wounding 296
  • Norway's Statoil announces a newly formed consortium that will supply Norwegian natural gas to the European continent
  • Workers from the National Institutes of Health announce the success of clinical trials testing the first preventive treatment for sickle-cell disease.

Deaths in History

  • Gerald M Durrell, British zoologist/author (Mockery Bird), dies at 70