This Day in History: 1944-10-30
The Martha Graham ballet “Appalachian Spring” with music by Aaron Copland premiered at the Library of Congress in Washinton DC with Graham in a leading role. Anne Frank is deported from Auschwitz to Belsen. The last transport for Auschwitz arrives in Birkenau. Scotish Highlanders liberate Waalwijk, Netherlands. Sweden announces intention to stay neutral & refuses sanctuary. Tholen Island (Netherlands) freed.