Momentous events in history: 30 Jan 2019

Momentous events in history: 30 Jan 2019
07:23 Today, the Telegraph Photo: pixabay this day, January 30 – the most interesting that has happened in Ukraine and the world!


Anton-peresini, Antonin-half.


1790 – In England, the first in the world tested on sea lifeboat.

1853 – Notre Dame 45-year-old Emperor of France, Napoleon III married a Spanish Countess Eugenia Montijo.

1931 – premiere of Charlie Chaplin’s “city Lights”.

1948 – opening of V winter Olympics in St. Moritz (Switzerland).

1953 – Established the world day care for patients with leprosy.

1992 – the first canadian female astronaut of Ukrainian origin, Roberta Lynn Bondar graduated from an eight-day mission in the NASA ship “discovery”.

2003 – in Belgium legalized same-sex marriage.

2007 – launched operating system Windows Vista.

Born this day:

1661 – Charles Rollin, French historian and educator.

1882 – Franklin Roosevelt, 32nd U.S . President (1933-1945), the only one who held this post more than two terms.

1937 – Vanessa Redgrave, a British actress, winner of the award “Oscar”.

1951 – Phil Collins, English rock musician, composer, producer.

1962 – Abdullah Ibn Hussein, king of Jordan since 1999.

1968 – Philip VI, king of Spain.


1948 – Mahatma Gandhi, Indian statesman and political figure, philosopher.

2007 – Sidney Sheldon, American author and screenwriter.


Anton, Victor, George, John, Paul, Savely.

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