Historical Events In 1930
Sunday, 24 May 2020
Aug 10 In the year 1930 william H Taft, US president (1909-13), dies
Aug 13 Don Ho, Hawaiian singer (Tiny Bubbles) born on this day in history.
Aug 16 In the year 1930 frank Gifford, Calif, NFL halfback (NY Giants)/ABC sportscaster
Aug 16 On this day in history the first color sound cartoon, called Fiddlesticks, is made by Ub Iwerks.
Aug 18 On this day in history carl Barger, Lewistown Pa, baseball pres (Pitts Pirates, Fla Marlins)
Aug 18 In the year 1930 eastern Airlines begins passenger service
Aug 19 On this day in history d[avid] G[uy] Compton, UK, sci-fi author (Synthajoy, Radio Plays)
Aug 20 On this day in history bradman scores 232 in 5th Test Cricket at The Oval
Aug 20 In the year 1930 charles Bannerman, cricketer (1st three Tests for Australia), dies
Aug 20 Mario Bernardi, Canadian conductor in the year 1930.
Aug 21 On this day in history frank Perry, film director
Aug 21 In the year 1930 prohibition of Wieringermeer finished
Aug 22 Australia regain Ashes on 6th day of 5th Cricket Test on this day in history.
Aug 23 44th US Womens Tennis: Betty Nuthall beats Anna McCune Harper (61 64) in the year 1930.
Aug 25 Ariana CE Amsberg, Dutch publicist/actress (Aside, Sekstant) on this day in history.
Aug 25 On this day in history siegfried Wagner, composer, dies at 61
Aug 25 The birth of Sean Connery, Scottish actor on this day in history.
Aug 26 On this day in history hack Wilson hits his 44th HR, breaks Chuck Klein's NL record
Aug 26 Joe Solomon, cricketer (WI batsman of 50's Cap fell on wkt v Aust) on this day in history.
Aug 26 Lon Chaney, actor (Thunder, Big City, Unholy 3), dies at 47 on this day in history.
Aug 27 Didericus G van Epen, genealogist/Dutch Patriarch, dies at 62 on this day in history.
Aug 28 On this day in history alvar Gullstrand, Swedish optician (Nobel 1911), dies
Aug 28 In the year 1930 ben Gazzara, NYC, actor (Run for Your Life, QB VII)
Aug 29 Marius J J van Amelsvoort, Dutch undersecretary (CDA) on this day in history.
Aug 29 The last 36 remaining inhabitants of St Kilda are voluntarily evacuated to other parts of Scotland in the year 1930.
Aug 30 On this day in history noel Harford, cricketer (brother of Roy NZ Test batsman in 1950's)
Aug 30 In the year 1930 william H Taft, 27th US President (1909-13), dies
Aug 31 Owen B Pickett, (Rep-D-Virginia) on this day in history.
Sep 02 In the year 1930 1st non-stop airplane flight from Europe to US (37 hrs)
Sep 02 Andrey Pavlovich Petrov, composer on this day in history.
Sep 02 On this day in history the first nonstop airplane flight from Europe to the US is completed as the plane Question Mark lands at Valley Stream, NY.
Sep 03 Cherry Barbara Grimm, [Lockett], NZ, sci-fi author (Nearest Fire) on this day in history.
Sep 03 Hurricane kills 2,000, injures 4,000 (Dominican Republic) in the year 1930.
Sep 04 Cambridge Theater opens in London in the year 1930.