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

Event of interestEvent of Interest

Former Malaysian Prime Minister Mahathir bin Mohamad calls for the removal of then Prime Minister Najib Razak during the second day of street protests

Malaysian Prime Minister Mahathir bin Mohamad
Malaysian Prime Minister
Mahathir bin Mohamad

Deaths in History

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