On This Day 30 August

Important Days

International Day of the Disappeared

Important Events

Birth/Birth Anniversary

1903 – Bhagwati Charan Verma, Indian author (d. 1981)

1916 – Shailendra, Pakistani-Indian songwriter (d. 1968)

1954 – Ravi Shankar Prasad, Indian lawyer and politician, Indian Minister of Communications and IT

Death/ Death Anniversary

2014 – Bipan Chandra, Indian historian and academic (b. 1928)

2015 – M. M. Kalburgi, Indian scholar, author, and academic (b. 1938)