Zarina Bhimji (1963, 30 August - ) was born - Uganda, Mbarara. Ugandan artist and photographer.
Terry Evans (1944, 30 August - ) was born - US, MO, Kansas City. Aerial photography of America from a small plane or a hot air balloon. She has also done studies of the birds and flowers of the prairies.
Théophile Gautier (1811, 30 August - 1872, 23 October) was born - France, Hautes-Pyrénées, Tarbes. Novelist, Playwright, Poet and critic. Traveled to Spain and took Daguerreotypes an account of his travels is published in Théophile Gautier "Wanderings in Spain" (London: Ingram, Cooke, and Co., 1853)
Gustave Le Gray (1820, 30 August - 1884, 29 July) was born - France, Seine-et-Oise, Villiers-le-Bel. Early French photographer and developer of new photographic processes. He took photographs of the forests at Fontainebleau, recorded monuments for the ‘Commission des Monuments Historiques‘, took seascapes and military maneuvers (1857), More...
Henry Trotter (1841, 30 August - 1919, 25 September) was born.
Marc Riboud (1923, 24 June - 2016, 30 August) died.
Ema Spencer (1857 - 1941, 30 August) died - US, NJ, Newark. One of her works, "Girl with Parasol", was included in Camera Work in 1909.