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  1. Exactly 40 years ago today, October 30, 1974, Muhammad Ali beat George Foreman in the famous "Rumble in the Jungle" in Zaire.

  2. Ford designed, built and raced a 26 horsepower car in October 1901 and on November 30, 1901 he and some of his previous stockholders formed the Henry Ford Company.

  3. On October 30, 1950, the US government bombed Puerto Rico to suppress nationalist feelings to become independent

  4. In October 2005, an Oklahoma City man was sentenced for 30 years in prison for shooting to kill and robbery. He asked to increase the sentence to 33 years so that it would match Larry Bird's jersey number and the judge granted his request.

  5. Nat Turner was captured on October 30, 1831 by Benjamin Phipps who was passing by an area of a farm and discovered evidence of Nat. Nat surrendered.

  6. Tom Cruise and Kenny Loggins' careers soared after working on "Top Gun," but they never actually met each other until they appeared on Jimmy Kimmel Live in October, 30 years after the movie's release.

  7. On October 29, 1969 at 22:30, the first "internet" connection was made between the university of california and the MIT. They wanted to communicate the word "login" but the system crashed after the letter "O".

  8. On October 30, 2014 a real plane crashed against a Flight simulation center, killing 4 people

  9. The german Code of Criminal Procedure disallows standard house searchings of private premises during the night times which from 1 April to 30 September, the hours from 9pm to 4am and during the period from 1 October to 31 March, the hours from 9pm to 6am in the morning.

  10. The parts used to make the Ares I-X booster" for the National Aeronautics and Space Administration "Constellation Program's 327-foot-tall Ares I-X test rocket" "flew on 30 different shuttle missions ranging from STS-29 in 1989 to STS-106 in 2000." This rocket was launched on 28 October 2009.

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Samuel Willard, a prominent preacher in the Puritan, Massachusetts Bay Colony. Willard took a scientific approach by studying Elizabeth Knapp, a young woman he believed to be posessed, from October 30, 1671 until January 12, 1672.

From October 1 in 2014 to September 30 in 2015, there were no operations-related deaths in the Alaskan commercial fishing industry, the first one year period with no fishing-related casualties

October 2014 is the 30 year anniversary of the BBC first reporting on the famine in Ethiopia, which was re-aired worldwide. Journalist Michael Buerk and his team are credited with making the story global news and inspiring support and charity to end the disaster.

On October 30,1961 the single most physically powerful device ever created or used by mankind was detonated at 11:32am. That thermonuclear bomb is known as the Tsar Bomba.

The Tlatelolco massacre was a killing of an estimated 30 to 300 students and civilians by military and police on October 2, 1968, in the Plaza de las Tres Culturas in the Tlatelolco section of Mexico City.

On October 30, 1961, the USSR created the largest man-made explosion in human History. And what made it so badass - it was scaled down significantly!

Today 10/29 is the birthday of Internet. "The first successful message on the ARPANET was sent by UCLA student programmer Charley Kline, at 10:30 pm on 29 October 1969, "

On October 30, 1938, a 62-minute radio program called 'War of the Worlds' caused mass hysteria across New York. It was later termed as a myth..

Melvin E. Biddle, for his actions during the Battle of the Bulge, earned the Medal of Honor at on October 30, 1945, by President Truman. When presenting the medal, Truman whispered "People don't believe me when I tell them that I'd rather have one of these than be President."

There is a religion called the Church of Maradona (Iglesia Maradoniana) with 120,000 to 200,000 members. The Iglesia was founded on October 30, 1998 (the football/soccer star's 38th birthday) in the city of Rosario, Argentina.

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Lynyrd Skynyrd founding member and original lead singer Ronnie Van Zant regularly predicted that he would never make it to 30 years old - he died in a plane crash on October 20th, 1977, less than 3 months before his 30th birthday.

What is believed to be the deepest shipwreck ever, located at 20,406 feet (6,220 m) deep in the Philippine Trench, was discovered recently, on 30 October 2019.

They are releasing a 30-year-anniversary edition of the Back To The Future Trilogy, with a replica Flux Capacitor on the same day that the characters travel to in the actual movie, October 21st, 2015.

In October 2013, the city of Irwindale, California, filed a lawsuit against the Huy Fong Foods factory after approximately 30 residents of the town complained of the spicy smells the factory was emitting while producing Sriracha sauce.

Samuel Willard, a prominent preacher in the Puritan, Massachusetts Bay Colony. Willard took a scientific approach by studying Elizabeth Knapp, a young woman he believed to be possessed, from October 30, 1671 until January 12, 1672

You Can Watch The Last McDonalds Meal Sold in Iceland (Purchased on October 30, 2009) Decompose on a Live Stream

On 30 October 1501, Pope Cesare Borgia hosted a supper known as the “Ballet of Chestnuts.” He reportedly hired “fifty honest prostitutes” and threw chestnuts on the floor for them to pick up with their genitalia.

On October 30, 1950, the US government bombed Puerto Rico to suppress Nationalist feelings to become independent

About a milk wagon horse named Jim who produced over 30 quarts of diphtheria antitoxin. In October 1901 he had contracted tetanus and was euthanized. 13 children died. This led to the passage of the Biologics Control Act of 1902, and the US Food and Drug Administration, or FDA.

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