Historical Events In 1930
Wednesday, 14 November 2018
Sep 29 On this day in history the final section of the 3'6" gauge railway on Prince Edward Island is converted to standard gauge. The conversion work on the island had started in 1919.
Sep 30 In the year 1930 ben Cooper, Hartford CT, actor (Rose Tattoo, Outcast, Arizona Raiders)
Oct 01 Philippe Noiret, Lille France, actor (Soleil, Les Milles, Il Postino) in the year 1930.
Oct 01 Ricardo Drigo, composer, dies at 84 on this day in history.
Oct 03 On this day in history charles LP "Philip" Zilcken, painter/etcher/author (Bauer), dies at 73
Oct 03 David Mayer Epstein, composer in the year 1930.
Oct 04 A's Jack Quinn, 46, pitches 2 inn, is oldest to play in World Series in the year 1930.
Oct 05 British airship crashes in storm at Beauvais France, 48 die in the year 1930.
Oct 05 In the year 1930 the New York Philharmonic Orchestra was first heard on the air over CBS radio from Carnegie Hall.
Oct 05 This was a big day for CBS. Following the orchestra broadcast (above), Father Coughlin, The Fighting Priest was first heard on the radio web. He lit up the airwaves with oratory that aired into the early forties on this day in history.
Oct 06 In the year 1930 hafez al Assad, president (Syria)
Oct 08 Phila A's beat St Louis Cards, 4 games to 2 in 27th World Series in the year 1930.
Oct 09 1st transcontinental flight by a woman completed, Laura Ingalls on this day in history.
Oct 09 In the year 1930 david Rounds, Bronxville NY, actor (Terence-Beacon Hill)
Oct 09 In the year 1930 the first transcontinental flight by a woman completed, Laura Ingalls
Oct 10 Adlai Stevenson III, (D-Sen-Ill) in the year 1930.
Oct 10 On this day in history aP votes Joe Cronin unofficial AL MVP & BWA names Hack Wilson NL MVP
Oct 11 On this day in history bill Fischer, baseball player
Oct 11 Collingwood Football Club in Melbourne, Australia, won the VFL premiership for the fourth consecutive year in the year 1930.
Oct 12 In the year 1930 jack S Gottlieb, composer
Oct 13 New German Reichstag opens with 107 NSDAP'ers in uniform on this day in history.
Oct 13 In the year 1930 peter J Clase, S African minister of Education/Culture (1985- )
Oct 14 On this day in history ethel Mermans debuts on Broadway in "Girl Crazy"
Oct 14 Sam[uel] van Houten, lib minister (Child labor laws), dies in the year 1930.
Oct 17 On this day in history angelo Paccignini, composer
Oct 18 Joseph Sylvester becomes 1st jockey to win 7 races in 1 day on this day in history.
Oct 19 Jules Ladoumègue runs world record 1 km (2:23.6) on this day in history.
Oct 19 On this day in history tom ap Rees, botanist
Oct 20 In the year 1930 adventures of Sherlock Holmes, premiers on NBC radio
Oct 20 In the year 1930 british White Paper restricts Jews from buying Arab land
Oct 21 On this day in history doreen Cannon, teacher of acting (London)
Oct 22 In the year 1930 1st concerto of BBC Symphony Orchestra, under Adrian Boult
Oct 23 In the year 1930 gerard Blain, Paris France, actor (Hatari)
Oct 24 A bloodless coup d'état in Brazil ousts Washington Luís Pereira de Sousa, the last President of the First Republic. Getúlio Dornelles Vargas is then installed as "provisional president." on this day in history.