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  • Mannheim, Baden-Württemberg, Germany
    Thursday Oct 30, 1777

    Mozart

    Going to Mannheim and meeting the Webers

    Mannheim, Baden-Württemberg, Germany
    Thursday Oct 30, 1777

    He and his mother moved on to Mannheim, became pleasant with the Mannheim musicians, did some teaching and playing, accepted and partially fulfilled a flute music commission from a German surgeon, and fell in love with Aloysia Weber, a soprano, the second of four daughters of a music copyist. He has also written numerous sonatas for piano, some with violin. He put a scheme to his father for traveling with the naive and reckless Webers to Italy, and met with an angry response from Leopald.




  • Russian Empire
    Monday Oct 30, 1905

    1905 Russian Revolution

    Tsar finally signed the manifesto

    Russian Empire
    Monday Oct 30, 1905

    The Tsar waited and argued for three days, but finally signed the manifesto on 30 October [O.S. 17 October] 1905, citing his desire to avoid a massacre and his realisation that there was insufficient military force available to pursue alternative options. He regretted signing the document, saying that he felt "sick with shame at this betrayal of the dynasty ... the betrayal was complete".




  • Kunming, Yunnan, China
    Monday Oct 30, 1911

    Xinhai Revolution

    Kunming Double Ninth Uprising

    Kunming, Yunnan, China
    Monday Oct 30, 1911

    On 30 October, Li Genyuan of the Tongmenghui in Yunnan joined with Cai E, Luo Peijin, Tang Jiyao, and other officers of the New Army to launch the Double Ninth Uprising. They captured Kunming the next day and established the Yunnan Military Government, electing Cai E as the military governor.




  • New York City, New York, U.S.
    Wednesday Oct 30, 1929

    Great Depression

    One day recovery

    New York City, New York, U.S.
    Wednesday Oct 30, 1929

    One day recovery.




  • Sevastopol, U.S.S.R.
    Thursday Oct 30, 1941

    World War II

    Siege of Sevastopol

    Sevastopol, U.S.S.R.
    Thursday Oct 30, 1941

    The Siege of Sevastopol also known as the Defense of Sevastopol, was a military battle that took place on the Eastern Front of the Second World War. On 4 July 1942, the remaining Soviet forces surrendered and the Germans seized the port.




  • Budapest, Kingdom of Hungary
    Monday Oct 30, 1944

    World War II

    Budapest Offensive

    Budapest, Kingdom of Hungary
    Monday Oct 30, 1944

    Soviets launched a massive assault against German-occupied Hungary. The offensive lasted from 29 October 1944 until the fall of Budapest on 13 February 1945.




  • Budapest, Hungary
    Tuesday Oct 30, 1956

    Hungarian Revolution of 1956

    Attacking The Central Committee of The Communist Party building

    Budapest, Hungary
    Tuesday Oct 30, 1956

    On 30 October, Király's forces attacked the Central Committee of the Communist Party building.


  • Budapest, Hungary
    Tuesday Oct 30, 1956

    Hungarian Revolution of 1956

    Most Soviet Troops had Withdrawn from Budapest

    Budapest, Hungary
    Tuesday Oct 30, 1956

    By 30 October most Soviet troops had withdrawn from Budapest to garrisons in the Hungarian countryside.


  • Hungary
    Tuesday Oct 30, 1956

    Hungarian Revolution of 1956

    The Local Revolutionary Councils Had been Officially Sanctioned

    Hungary
    Tuesday Oct 30, 1956

    Local revolutionary councils formed throughout Hungary, generally without involvement from the preoccupied National Government in Budapest, and assumed various responsibilities of local government from the defunct Communist party. By 30 October, these councils had been officially sanctioned by the Hungarian Working People's Party, and the Nagy government asked for their support as "autonomous, democratic local organs formed during the Revolution".


  • Moscow, Russian SFSR
    Tuesday Oct 30, 1956

    Hungarian Revolution of 1956

    The Presidium decided not to temove the New Hungarian Government

    Moscow, Russian SFSR
    Tuesday Oct 30, 1956

    After some debate, the Presidium on 30 October decided not to remove the new Hungarian government.


  • Budapest, Hungary
    Tuesday Oct 30, 1956

    Hungarian Revolution of 1956

    Armed Protesters Attacked The ÁVH detachment Guarding The Budapest Hungarian Working People's Party Headquarters

    Budapest, Hungary
    Tuesday Oct 30, 1956

    On 30 October, armed protesters attacked the ÁVH detachment guarding the Budapest Hungarian Working People's Party headquarters on Köztársaság tér (Republic Square), incited by rumours of prisoners held there and the earlier shootings of demonstrators by the ÁVH in the city of Mosonmagyaróvár.


  • Lanús, Buenos Aires, Argentina
    Sunday Oct 30, 1960

    Diego Maradona

    Birth

    Lanús, Buenos Aires, Argentina
    Sunday Oct 30, 1960

    Born Diego Armando Maradona in 30 October 1960, in Lanús, Buenos Aires, Argentina.


  • Kinshasa, Zaire, Democratic Republic of the Congo
    Wednesday Oct 30, 1974

    Muhammad Ali Clay

    The Rumble in the Jungle

    Kinshasa, Zaire, Democratic Republic of the Congo
    Wednesday Oct 30, 1974

    The defeat of Frazier set the stage for a title fight against heavyweight champion George Foreman in Kinshasa, Zaire, on October 30, 1974—a bout nicknamed The Rumble in the Jungle. Ali won by knockout in the 8th round.


  • Madrid, Spain
    Thursday Oct 30, 1975

    Juan Carlos I

    Franco gives full control to Juan Carlos

    Madrid, Spain
    Thursday Oct 30, 1975

    During periods of Franco's temporary incapacity in 1974 and 1975, Juan Carlos was acting head of state. On 30 October 1975, Franco gave full control to Juan Carlos.


  • India
    Tuesday Oct 30, 1984

    Indira Gandhi

    1984 anti-Sikh riots

    India
    Tuesday Oct 30, 1984

    Following her cremation, millions of Sikhs were displaced and nearly three thousand were killed in anti-Sikh riots. Rajiv Gandhi on a live TV show said of the carnage, "When a big tree falls, the earth shakes."


  • New Delhi, India
    Tuesday Oct 30, 1984

    Indira Gandhi

    Assassination

    New Delhi, India
    Tuesday Oct 30, 1984

    On 31 October 1984, two of Gandhi's bodyguards, Satwant Singh and Beant Singh, shot her with their service weapons in the garden of the Prime Minister's residence at 1 Safdarjung Road, New Delhi. The shooting occurred as she was walking past a wicket gate guarded by Satwant and Beant. She was to be interviewed by the British actor Peter Ustinov, who was filming a documentary for Irish television. Beant Singh shot her three times using his side-arm and Satwant Singh fired 30 rounds. Beant Singh and Satwant Singh dropped their weapons and surrendered. Afterwards, they were taken away by other guards into a closed room where Beant Singh was shot dead. Kehar Singh was later arrested for conspiracy in the attack. Both Satwant and Kehar were sentenced to death and hanged in Delhi's Tihar Jail.


  • Kosovo
    Friday Oct 30, 1998

    Kosovo War

    Operation Eagle Eye

    Kosovo
    Friday Oct 30, 1998

    Operation Eagle Eye commenced on 30 October. Operation Eagle Eye was part of the Kosovo Verification Mission during the Kosovo War using aircraft were contributed by France, Germany, Italy, Netherlands, the UK, and the USA.


  • Madrid, Spain
    Wednesday Oct 30, 2002

    Francesco Totti

    Win against Real Madrid

    Madrid, Spain
    Wednesday Oct 30, 2002

    Totti also scored the only goal in Roma's decisive 1–0 victory at the Santiago Bernabéu Stadium against Real Madrid on 30 October 2002; this was the first time in 35 years that an Italian team had won a match in Madrid.


  • Washington D.C., U.S.
    Sunday Oct 30, 2005

    Rosa Parks

    The Casket was transported to Washington, D.C.

    Washington D.C., U.S.
    Sunday Oct 30, 2005

    In the evening the casket was transported to Washington, D.C. and transported by a bus similar to the one in which she made her protest, to lie in honor in the rotunda of the U.S. Capitol.


  • New Orleans, Louisiana, U.S.
    Friday Oct 30, 2009

    Eminem

    Eminem headlined at the Voodoo Experience

    New Orleans, Louisiana, U.S.
    Friday Oct 30, 2009

    On October 30, Eminem headlined at the Voodoo Experience in New Orleans, his first full performance of the year. Eminem's act included several songs from Relapse, many of his older hits and an appearance by D12.


  • Montreal, Canada
    Thursday Oct 30, 2014

    Uber

    Uber expands its operations in Canada

    Montreal, Canada
    Thursday Oct 30, 2014

    Uber expands its operations in Canada by launching UberX in Montreal.


  • Los Angeles, California, U.S.
    Sunday Oct 30, 2016

    League of Legends

    T1 Dominance

    Los Angeles, California, U.S.
    Sunday Oct 30, 2016

    SK Telecom T1 repeated their feat in October 2016, defeating fellow Korean team Samsung Galaxy 3-2 in the Season 6 World Championship.


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