Today in History- 30th January

International Events:
Year Event
1649 England's King Charles I beheaded.
1933 Adolf Hitler named as Chancellor of Germany.
1948 Mahatma Gandhi assassinated by Nathuram Godse.
1994 Kapil Dev equals the record of Richard Hadlee's 431 Test wickets.
2005 First free election held in Iraq after a half-century.
2007 Microsoft's Windows Vista operating system went on sale.