On this Day… August 30

Matthew Mak, Editor

1806 – New York City’s second daily newspaper, the “Daily Advertiser,” was published for the last time

1942 – Nazi-Germany annexes Luxembourg

1945 – 12th NFL Chicago All-Star Game: Green Bay 19, All-Stars 7 (92,753)

1951 – US & Philippines sign mutual defense pact

Philippines - USA Mutual Defense Treaty (MDT) 1951

2013 – 15 people are killed by a liquid ammonia leak at a cold storage plant in Shanghai, China

Rescuers walk inside a refrigeration unit of Shanghai Weng's Cold Storage Industrial Co. Ltd., in the Baoshan district of Shanghai August 31, 2013. REUTERS/Aly Song