30 April

30 April

We have some interesting facts & historic events all about April 30th, including areas in religion, crime, health and more.

Keep reading for more interesting facts about April 6th in history!

Global Celebrations

  • International Jazz Day.
  • International Sculpture Day.
  • World Veterinary Day.
  • National Oatmeal Cookie Day
  • National Honesty Day
  • National Go Birding Day
  • World Veterinary Day
  • Save The Frogs Day
  • National Sense of Smell Day

Historic Events

1789: George Washington was inaugurated as the first US president in 1789.

1945: German dictator Adolf Hitler and his wife Eva Braun committed suicide one day after they were married in 1945.

1980: Terrorists seize the Iranian Embassy in London in 1980.

1975: A helicopter is jettisoned overboard from the USS Blue Ridge to make room for others attempting to land, somewhere off Vietnam, April 30, 1975

A helicopter is jettisoned overboard from the USS Blue Ridge to make room for others attempting to land , somewhere off Vietnam, April 30, 1975

1968 : Claude Lelouch, Jean-Luc Godard, François Truffaut, Louis Malle and Roman Polanski are together to stop the Cannes Film Festival. 1968

Claude Lelouch, Jean-Luc Godard, François Truffaut, Louis Malle and Roman Polanski are together to stop the Cannes Film Festival. 1968

1945: The last known picture of Adolf Hitler, April 30, 1945.

The last known picture of Adolf Hitler, April 30, 1945 .

1917: Austro-Hungarian soldiers positioned at the top of a mountain in WWI, 1917.

Austro-hungarian soldiers positioned at the top of a mountain in WWI, 1917. (colorized by me)

1866: Real Japanese Samurai, 1866. Photograph by Felice Beato

Real Japanese Samurai, 1866. Photograph by Felice Beato

Famous Birthdays

  • Travis Scott was born.
  • Kunal Nayyar was born.
  • Kristen Dunst was born.

Heartbreaking Deaths

  • Adolf Hitler died.
  • Mahmud of Ghazni died.
  • Rishi Kapoor died.

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