January 30

January 30 is under the sign of Aquarius. Famous birthdays on this day include Christian Bale (1974), Phil Collins (1951) and Kid Cudi (1984). Several movies were released around January 30 over the years, such as Blazing Saddles in 1974 directed by Mel Brooks and The Warriors in 1979 directed by Walter Hill.
But much more happened on January 30 over the years: find out below

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Which were the most popular Movies released around January 30 over the years?

Blazing Saddles

Release year: 1974

Directed by: Mel Brooks

Starring: Cleavon Little, Gene Wilder, Slim Pickens, Harvey Korman

Country: United States of America

The Warriors

Release year: 1979

Directed by: Walter Hill

Starring: Michael Beck, James Remar, Dorsey Wright, Brian Tyler

Country: United States of America


Release year: 2009

Directed by: Henry Selick

Starring: Dakota Fanning, Teri Hatcher, John Hodgman, Jennifer Saunders

Country: United States of America

The Legend of Drunken Master

Release year: 1994

Directed by: Chia-Liang Liu

Starring: Jackie Chan, Ho-Sung Pak, Lung Ti, Anita Mui

Country: United States of America

The Adventures of Priscilla, Queen of the Desert

Release year: 1994

Directed by: Stephan Elliott

Starring: Hugo Weaving, Guy Pearce, Terence Stamp, Rebel Penfold-Russell

Country: United States of America


Historical Events

Which were the important events of January 30?


  • 2019 A grenade is lobbed in a Zamboanga mosque in the Philippines, killing two people and injuring four others. No group has claimed responsibility. (Al Jazeera)
  • 2018 Yemeni Civil War (2015–present): Battle of Aden (2018): The Southern Transitional Council (STC) takes control of the Yemeni port city of Aden following two days of fierce fighting in the city which has left dozens dead. Yemeni Prime Minister Ahmed Obeid bin Daghr, and members of the President Abdrabbuh Mansur Hadi-led government are confined to the presidential palace which has been surrounded. (Reuters)
  • 2017 War in Donbass: The Ukrainian military says seven soldiers have been killed by pro-Russian separatists since Sunday. The separatists report over 5 days of artillery attacks on them by the Ukrainian side. (Reuters)
  • 2016 Social networking service Facebook, and its photo-sharing subsidiary Instagram, ban private, person-to-person sales of guns via their services. (CNBC) (The Christian Science Monitor)
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Which were the most popular books released around January 30 over the years?

Crossroads of Twilight

Year: 2003

By: Robert Jordan

Now in development for TV!Since its debut in 1990, The Wheel of Time® by Robert Jordan has captivated millions of readers around the globe with its scope, originality, and compelling characters.The

Treasure Hunt

Year: 2010

By: John Lescroart

The widow of a major player in the world of San Francisco nonprofits believes that his alleged mistress killed him-and she's putting up fifty grand to whoever helps prove it.

His Excellency

Year: 2005

By: Joseph J. Ellis

National BestsellerTo this landmark biography of our first president, Joseph J. Ellis brings the exacting scholarship, shrewd analysis, and lyric prose that have made him one of the premier

The Cardinal Sins

Year: 1982

By: Andrew M. Greeley

The Cardinal Sins ignited a worldwide sensation when it first appeared nearly thirty years ago. Selling more than three million copies, it launched Andrew M.

Out Of This World

Year: 1951

By: Lowell Thomas Jr

This is a new release of the original 1950 edition.

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