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History Deaths on January 30

Peter I of Bulgaria
Peter I of Bulgaria


Charles I of England
Charles I of England (b. 1600)


Makhanlal Chaturvedi
Makhanlal Chaturvedi, Indian poet, playwright, and journalist (b. 1889)


John Barry (composer)
John Barry, English composer and conductor (b. 1933)


Marcial Maciel
Marcial Maciel, Mexican-American priest, founded the Legion of Christ and Regnum Christi (b. 1920)


John Bardeen
John Bardeen, American physicist and engineer, Nobel Prize laureate (b. 1908)


Gerrit Voorting
Gerrit Voorting, Dutch cyclist (b. 1923)


Lightnin' Hopkins
Lightnin' Hopkins, American singer-songwriter and guitarist (b. 1912)


Stefan Ba?uk
Stefan Ba?uk, Polish general and photographer (b. 1914)


Francis Poulenc
Francis Poulenc, French pianist and composer (b. 1899)


Rudolf, Crown Prince of Austria
Rudolf, Crown Prince of Austria, heir apparent to the throne of Austria-Hungary (b. 1858)


Cornelis de Graeff
Cornelis de Graeff, Dutch mayor (b. 1599)


Balthild, Frankish queen (b. 626)


Johannes Fibiger
Johannes Fibiger, Danish physician and academic, Nobel Prize laureate (b. 1867)


William Carleton
William Carleton, Irish author (b. 1794)


Everard Digby
Everard Digby, English criminal (b. 1578)


Giovanni Pietro Francesco Agius de Soldanis
Giovanni Pietro Francesco Agius de Soldanis, Maltese linguist, historian and cleric (b. 1712)


The Mighty Hannibal
The Mighty Hannibal, American singer-songwriter and producer (b. 1939)


Dick Miller
Dick Miller, American actor (b. 1928)


Jaan Hargel
Jaan Hargel, Estonian flute player, conductor, and educator (b. 1912)


Lê Thánh Tông
Lê Thánh Tông, King of Vietnam (b. 1442)


Louis II, Count of Flanders
Louis II, Count of Flanders (b. 1330)


Emperor Takakura
Emperor Takakura of Japan (b. 1161)


John Grant (Gunpowder Plot)
John Grant, English conspirator (b. 1570)


Damião de Góis
Damião de Góis, Portuguese historian and philosopher (b. 1502)


La Goulue
La Goulue, French model and dancer (b. 1866)


Mahatma Gandhi
Mahatma Gandhi, leader of the Indian independence movement against British rule (b. 1869)


Emperor K?mei
Emperor K?mei of Japan (b. 1831)


Zhelyu Zhelev
Zhelyu Zhelev, Bulgarian philosopher and politician, 2nd President of Bulgaria (b. 1935)


Wright brothers
Orville Wright, American pilot and engineer, co-founded the Wright Company (b. 1871)


Francisco Flores Pérez
Francisco Flores Pérez, Salvadorian politician, President of El Salvador (b. 1959)


Betsy Ross
Betsy Ross, American seamstress, said to have designed the American Flag (b. 1752)


Coenraad Jacob Temminck
Coenraad Jacob Temminck, Dutch zoologist and ornithologist (b. 1778)


Jean-Pierre Aumont
Jean-Pierre Aumont, French soldier and actor (b. 1911)


Arthur Coningham (RAF officer)
Arthur Coningham, Australian air marshal (b. 1895)


Dominique Pire
Dominique Pire, Belgian friar, Nobel Prize laureate (b. 1910)


Manuel de Abreu
Manuel de Abreu, Brazilian physician and engineer (b. 1894)


Olav Roots
Olav Roots, Estonian pianist and composer (b. 1910)


Coretta Scott King
Coretta Scott King, American author and activist (b. 1927)


Peter II of Russia
Peter II of Russia (b. 1715)


Arthur O'Shaughnessy
Arthur O'Shaughnessy, English poet and herpetologist (b. 1844)


Carl Djerassi
Carl Djerassi, Austrian-American chemist, author, and playwright (b. 1923)


Ferdinand Porsche
Ferdinand Porsche, Austrian-German engineer and businessman, founded Porsche (b. 1875)


Doeschka Meijsing
Doeschka Meijsing, Dutch author (b. 1947)


H. Guy Hunt
H. Guy Hunt, American soldier, pastor, and politician, 49th Governor of Alabama (b. 1933)


Ed Herlihy
Ed Herlihy, American journalist (b. 1909)


Jean Crotti
Jean Crotti, Swiss painter (b. 1878)


Frank Aschenbrenner
Frank Aschenbrenner, American football player and soldier (b. 1925)


Osceola, American tribal leader (b. 1804)


Ernst Heinkel
Ernst Heinkel, German engineer and businessman; founded the Heinkel Aircraft Company (b. 1888)


Frank Nelson Doubleday
Frank Nelson Doubleday, American publisher, founded the Doubleday Publishing Company (b. 1862)


Professor Longhair
Professor Longhair, American singer-songwriter and pianist (b. 1918)


Barbara La Marr
Barbara La Marr, American actress (b. 1896)


Georgia Davis Powers
Georgia Davis Powers, American activist and politician (b. 1923)


Mark Salling
Mark Salling, American actor and musician (b. 1982)


Johnnie Johnson (RAF officer)
Johnnie Johnson, English air marshal and pilot (b. 1915)


Frank Finlay, English actor (b. 1926)
Geraldine McEwan, English actress (b. 1932)
Ülo Kaevats, Estonian academic, philosopher, and politician (b. 1947)
Arthur Rankin, Jr., American director, producer, and screenwriter (b. 1924)
William Motzing, American composer and conductor (b. 1937)
George Witt, American baseball player and coach (b. 1931)
Patty Andrews, American singer (b. 1918)
Gamal al-Banna, Egyptian author and scholar (b. 1920)
Fadil Ferati, Kosovar accountant and politician (b. 1960)
Sidney Sheldon, American author and screenwriter (b. 1917)
Wendy Wasserstein, American playwright and academic (b. 1950)
Martyn Bennett, Canadian-Scottish violinist (b. 1971)
Joseph Ransohoff, American surgeon and educator (b. 1915)
Huntz Hall, American actor (b. 1919)
Pierre Boulle, French soldier and author (b. 1912)
Clifton C. Edom, American photographer and educator (b. 1907)
Paul Marais de Beauchamp, French zoologist (b. 1883)
Elizabeth Baker, American economist and academic (b. 1885)
Frederick Blackman, English botanist and physiologist (b. 1866)
Robert Wintour, English conspirator (b. 1565)
William Montacute, 1st Earl of Salisbury (b.1301)
Nicholas III of Saint Omer
Pelagio Galvani, Leonese lawyer and cardinal (b. 1165)
William V, Duke of Aquitaine (b. 969)