August 30th Daily Holiday List
- Frankenstein Day
- International Day of the Disappeared
- National Beach Day
- National Toasted Marshmallow Day
- National Grief Awareness Day
- National Holistic Pet Day
- Slinky Day
August 30th Zodiac Sign is a Virgo
Dates: August 23 – September 22
Symbol: Maiden Virgin
Colord: Grey, Beige, Pale-Yellow
Lucky Numbers: 5, 14, 15, 23, 32
Personality Traits: Very hard working and very loyal. Perfectionist to a fault, can be critical of others.
Famous Virgos: Michael Jackson, Paul Walker, Cameron Diaz, Mother Theresa, Stephen King, Warren Buffet, John McCain, Leo Tolstoy, Van Morrison. Chandra Wilson, Aaron Paul, Bebe Rexha.
Things that happened on August 30th
- 526 – King Theoderic the Great dies of dysentery at Ravenna; his daughter Amalasuntha takes power as regent for her 10-year-old son Athalaric.
- 1873 – Austrian explorers Julius von Payer and Karl Weyprecht discover the archipelago of Franz Josef Land in the Arctic Sea.
- 1967 – Thurgood Marshall the first African-American justice is Appointed to the U.S. Supreme Court.
- 1972 – Cameron Diaz, American actress known for her roles in movies such as Something About Mary, was born in San Diego, CA.
- 1983 – Guion Stewart Bluford becomes the first African American to travel into space when he served as a mission specialist aboard the space shuttle Challenger.
- 1989 – Bebe Rexha, American singer was born in NYC, New York.
- 2003 – Charles Bronson, American actor passed away.
- 2017 – Houston continues to deal with damage from Hurricane source
- 2019 – ‘Mary Tyler Moore Show,’ and ‘Rhoda’ star Valerie Harper dies at 80 years old after a long bout with cancer.