Sunday, December 30, 2018
History for December 30 - On-This-Day.com
Rudyard Kipling 1865 - Short-story writer, Jack Lord (John Joseph Patrick Ryan) 1920 - Actor ("Hawaii Five-O"), Del Shannon 1939
Michael Nesmith 1942 - Singer, musician (The Monkees), Davy Jones 1945 - Singer, musician (The Monkees), Sean Hannity 1961 - TV host, radio show host, Tiger Woods 1975 - Golfer
1853 - The United States bought about 45,000 square miles of land from Mexico in a deal known as the Gadsden Purchase.
1978 - Ohio State University fired Woody Hayes as its football coach, one day after Hayes punched Clemson University player Charlie Bauman during the Gator Bowl. Bauman had intercepted an Ohio pass.