On This Day: January 30th
This is 30th day of the year and 336 days remain in the year.
King Charles I of England was beheaded.
Adolf Hitler was named Chancellor of Germany.
Gandhi was assassinated.
North Vietnamese forces launched attacks against the South Vietnamese, beginning the Tet offensive.
British troops opened fire on civil rights marchers in Northern Ireland, sparking the "Bloody Sunday" massacre.
The Iranian civilian government announced that the exiled Ayatollah Khomeini would be allowed to return.
January 30 BirthdaysFranklin D. Roosevelt1882–1945, American President.
Richard Cheneyvice president of the United States
Michael DorrisAmerican Writer