1207 – Rumi the Persian mystic and poet was born on the 30th September 1207 (died 1273).
1927 – Babe Ruth became the 1st baseball player to hit 60 home runs in a season on the 30th of September in 1927.
1931 – Angie Dickinson the American actress was born on the 30th September 1931.
1934 ~ Udo Jürgens the Austrian composer and singer was born in Klagenfurt, Austria on the 30th September 1934. Griechischer Wein – Greek Wine music video…
1935 – Johnny Mathis the American singer-songwriter and actor was born on the 30th September 1935.
1954 – Barry Williams the American actor was born on the 30th September 1954.
1955 – James Dean died in a road accident on the 30th of September in 1955, aged 24.
1957 – Fran Drescher the American actress was born on the 30th September 1957.
1961 – Eric Stoltz the American actor, director, and producer was born on the 30th September 1961.
1965 ~ Thunderbirds premiered for the first time on British television on the 30th September 1965, but only in the ATV Midlands broadcasting region. Other ATV regions followed within 3 months, with ATV London commencing transmissions on the 25th December 1965. The children’s television series about a rescue organisation was inspired by a real life disaster rescue on the 7th November 1963, when 11 West German miners were rescued from a collapsed mine after surviving for 14 days, an event later known as the Wunder von Lengede (Miracle of Lengede).
1980 – Camilla d’Errico the Canadian illustrator and painter was born on the 30th September 1980.
1980 – Martina Hingis the Swiss tennis player was born on the 30th September 1980.
1982 – Lacey Chabert the American actress was born on the 30th September 1982.
2004 – The 1st images of a live giant squid in its natural habitat were taken 600 miles south of Tokyo on the 30th of September in 2004.
2012 ~ Melbourne Storm won the 2012 National Rugby League Grand Final after defeating the Canterbury-Bankstown Bulldogs at ANZ Stadium on the 30th of September in 2012. The final score: Melbourne Storm 14 / Bulldogs 4.
Today in History for September 30th ~ video presented by the Associated Press…