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  • Byzantine Empire (now Turkey)
    Sunday Sep 30, 0587

    Disasters with highest death tolls

    587 Antioch Earthquake

    Byzantine Empire (now Turkey)
    Sunday Sep 30, 0587

    587 Antioch earthquake occurred on September 30, 587 in Byzantine Empire (now Turkey), there were an estimated 60,000 deaths.




  • near Swartruggens, North West Province, South Africa
    Monday Sep 30, 1901

    Second Boer War

    Moedwil Battle

    near Swartruggens, North West Province, South Africa
    Monday Sep 30, 1901

    Several battles of importance were fought here between September 1901 and March 1902. At Moedwil on 30 September 1901.




  • Elaine, Phillips County, Arkansas, U.S.
    Tuesday Sep 30, 1919

    Red Summer

    Elaine massacre

    Elaine, Phillips County, Arkansas, U.S.
    Tuesday Sep 30, 1919

    On September 30, a massacre broke out against blacks in Elaine, Phillips County, Arkansas, being distinct for having occurred in the rural South rather than a city. The Elaine massacre or the Elaine race riot occurred on September 30–October 1, 1919, at Hoop Spur in the vicinity of Elaine in rural Phillips County, Arkansas. Although official records of the time state that eleven black men and five white men were killed, estimates of the actual number of black people who were killed range from 100 to 237. The white mobs were aided by federal troops (requested by Arkansas governor Charles Brough) and vigilante militias like the Ku Klux Klan.




  • Munich, Germany
    Friday Sep 30, 1938

    World War II

    Munich Agreement

    Munich, Germany
    Friday Sep 30, 1938

    Hitler began pressing German claims on the Sudetenland, an area of Czechoslovakia with a predominantly ethnic German population. Soon the United Kingdom and France followed the appeasement policy of British Prime Minister Neville Chamberlain and conceded this territory to Germany in the Munich Agreement, which was made against the wishes of the Czechoslovak government, in exchange for a promise of no further territorial demands.




  • U.S.
    Monday Sep 30, 1946

    DC Comics

    National Periodical Publications

    U.S.
    Monday Sep 30, 1946

    National Comics Publications absorbed an affiliated concern, Max Gaines' and Liebowitz' All-American Publications. In the same year Gaines let Liebowitz buy him out, and kept only Picture Stories from the Bible as the foundation of his own new company, EC Comics. At that point, "Liebowitz promptly orchestrated the merger of All-American and Detective Comics into National Comics... Next he took charge of organizing National Comics, [the self-distributorship] Independent News, and their affiliated firms into a single corporate entity, National Periodical Publications".




  • New York, U.S.
    Monday Sep 30, 1946

    DC Comics

    National Comics Publications

    New York, U.S.
    Monday Sep 30, 1946

    National Allied Publications soon merged with Detective Comics, Inc., forming National Comics Publications on September 30, 1946.




  • South Korea
    Saturday Sep 30, 1950

    Korean War

    Warning the US that China was prepared to intervene in Korea if the US crossed the 38th Parallel

    South Korea
    Saturday Sep 30, 1950

    On 30 September, Zhou Enlai warned the US that China was prepared to intervene in Korea if the US crossed the 38th Parallel. Zhou attempted to advise KPA commanders on how to conduct a general withdrawal by using the same tactics that allowed Chinese communist forces to successfully escape Chiang Kai-shek's Encirclement Campaigns in the 1930s, but by some accounts KPA commanders did not use these tactics effectively.


  • Algeria
    Sunday Sep 30, 1956

    Algerian War

    The Milk Bar bombed

    Algeria
    Sunday Sep 30, 1956

    On the evening of 30 September 1956, a trio of female FLN militants recruited by Yacef Saâdi, Djamila Bouhired, Zohra Drif and Samia Lakhdari, carried out the first series of bomb attacks on three civilian targets in European Algiers. The bombs at the Milk Bar on Place Bugeaud and the Cafeteria on Rue Michelet killed 3 and injured 50, while the bomb at the Air France terminus failed to explode due to a faulty timer.


  • Baghdad, Iraq
    Tuesday Sep 30, 1980

    Iran–Iraq War

    Operation Scorch Sword

    Baghdad, Iraq
    Tuesday Sep 30, 1980

    On 30 September, Iran's air force launched Operation Scorch Sword, striking and badly damaging the nearly-complete Osirak nuclear reactor near Baghdad.


  • Minsk, Belarus
    Saturday Sep 30, 1989

    Dissolution of the Soviet Union

    Demand additional cleanup of the Chernobyl disaster site

    Minsk, Belarus
    Saturday Sep 30, 1989

    On September 30, 1989, thousands of Byelorussians, denouncing local leaders, marched through Minsk to demand additional cleanup of the 1986 Chernobyl disaster site in Ukraine.


  • Brescia, Italy
    Monday Sep 30, 2002

    Francesco Totti

    First hat-trick in Serie A

    Brescia, Italy
    Monday Sep 30, 2002

    He scored his first hat-trick in Serie A, in a 3–2 away win over Brescia on 30 September 2002.


  • California, U.S.
    Thursday Sep 30, 2004

    Java (programming language)

    J2SE 5.0

    California, U.S.
    Thursday Sep 30, 2004

    On September 30, 2004, Sun Microsystems released J2SE 5.0.


  • Milan, Italy
    Sunday Sep 30, 2007

    Kaká

    200th career match with Milan

    Milan, Italy
    Sunday Sep 30, 2007

    He played his 200th career match with Milan in a 1–1 home draw with Catania on 30 September, scoring from a penalty


  • Russia
    Sunday Sep 30, 2007

    Garry Kasparov

    Kasparov entered the Russian Presidential race

    Russia
    Sunday Sep 30, 2007

    On 30 September 2007, Kasparov entered the Russian Presidential race, receiving 379 of 498 votes at a congress held in Moscow by The Other Russia.


  • Gainesville, Florida, U.S.
    Sunday Sep 30, 2007

    Aaron Hernandez

    Gainesville double shooting

    Gainesville, Florida, U.S.
    Sunday Sep 30, 2007

    On September 30, 2007, someone approached a car containing Randall Carson, Justin Glass, and Corey Smith on foot and fired five shots while they were waiting at a Gainesville traffic light after having left a nightclub. Smith was shot in the back of the head, and Glass was shot in the arm. Both men survived. Carson, a back-seat passenger, was uninjured and told police that the shooter was a "Hawaiian" or "Hispanic" male with a large build weighing about 230 lb (100 kg) and having many tattoos. He picked a photo of Hernandez out of a police lineup.


  • North Korea
    Thursday Sep 30, 2010

    Kim Jong-un

    First Official Image

    North Korea
    Thursday Sep 30, 2010

    The first official image of him as an adult was a group photograph released on 30 September 2010, at the end of the party conference that effectively anointed him, in which he is seated in the front row, two places from his father. This was followed by newsreel footage of him attending the conference.


  • Espoo, Finland
    Friday Sep 30, 2011

    Symbian OS

    Accenture transfer completed

    Espoo, Finland
    Friday Sep 30, 2011

    The Accenture transfer was completed on 30 September 2011.


  • Redmond, Washington, U.S.
    Tuesday Sep 30, 2014

    Windows

    Windows 10

    Redmond, Washington, U.S.
    Tuesday Sep 30, 2014

    On September 30, 2014, Microsoft announced Windows 10 as the successor to Windows 8.1. It was released on July 29, 2015, and addresses shortcomings in the user interface first introduced with Windows 8. Changes on PC include the return of the Start Menu, a virtual desktop system, and the ability to run Windows Store apps within windows on the desktop rather than in full-screen mode. Windows 10 is said to be available to update from qualified Windows 7 with SP1, Windows 8.1 and Windows Phone 8.1 devices from the Get Windows 10 Application


  • Syria
    Wednesday Sep 30, 2015

    Vladimir Putin

    The War in Syria

    Syria
    Wednesday Sep 30, 2015

    On 30 September 2015, President Putin authorized Russian military intervention in the Syrian Civil War, following a formal request by the Syrian government for military help against rebel and jihadist groups.


  • Cupertino, California, U.S.
    Wednesday Sep 30, 2015

    MacOS

    OS X 10.11 El Capitan

    Cupertino, California, U.S.
    Wednesday Sep 30, 2015

    Apple's 2015 update, OS X 10.11 El Capitan, was announced to focus specifically on stability and performance improvements.


  • Christmas Island
    Sunday Sep 30, 2018

    Christmas Island

    Closing The Christmas Island Immigration Reception and Processing Centre

    Christmas Island
    Sunday Sep 30, 2018

    The Christmas Island Immigration Reception and Processing Centre closed on 30 September 2018.


  • U.S.
    Monday Sep 30, 2019

    Dwayne Johnson

    First Appearance on Smackdown Since October 2014

    U.S.
    Monday Sep 30, 2019

    On September 30, 2019, after weeks of speculation, The Rock announced that he would be making an appearance on SmackDown's 20th Anniversary on October 4, marking his first appearance on SmackDown since October 2014 and his first televised appearance since April 2016.


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