This Day in History on 30 August

The historical events hold a lot of value for aspirants who are sitting for UPSC competitive exams including that of the IAS Exam.

On this page, we will list all historical events that have occurred on 30 August. The students can refer them while preparing for all competitive exams and banking exams.

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)

Futher Reading

Month-wise This Day in History