August 30, 2015 in History

Day of the Week: Sunday

Events in History

  • 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

Deaths in History

  • Brad Anderson, American cartoonist (Marmaduke), dies at 91
  • Oliver Sacks, English Neurologist and author (Awakenings), dies at 82