Historical Events In 1930
Sunday, 15 September 2019
Sep 29 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 on this day in history.
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) on this day in history.
Oct 01 Ricardo Drigo, composer, dies at 84 in the year 1930.
Oct 03 In the year 1930 charles LP "Philip" Zilcken, painter/etcher/author (Bauer), dies at 73
Oct 03 In the year 1930 david Mayer Epstein, composer
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 on this day in history.
Oct 05 The New York Philharmonic Orchestra was first heard on the air over CBS radio from Carnegie Hall on this day in history.
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 in the year 1930.
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 On this day in history adlai Stevenson III, (D-Sen-Ill)
Oct 10 AP votes Joe Cronin unofficial AL MVP & BWA names Hack Wilson NL MVP on this day in history.
Oct 11 In the year 1930 bill Fischer, baseball player
Oct 11 On this day in history collingwood Football Club in Melbourne, Australia, won the VFL premiership for the fourth consecutive year.
Oct 12 On this day in history jack S Gottlieb, composer
Oct 13 On this day in history new German Reichstag opens with 107 NSDAP'ers in uniform
Oct 13 On this day in history peter J Clase, S African minister of Education/Culture (1985- )
Oct 14 Ethel Mermans debuts on Broadway in "Girl Crazy" on this day in history.
Oct 14 In the year 1930 sam[uel] van Houten, lib minister (Child labor laws), dies
Oct 17 Angelo Paccignini, composer on this day in history.
Oct 18 On this day in history joseph Sylvester becomes 1st jockey to win 7 races in 1 day
Oct 19 On this day in history jules Ladoumègue runs world record 1 km (2:23.6)
Oct 19 On this day in history tom ap Rees, botanist
Oct 20 On this day in history adventures of Sherlock Holmes, premiers on NBC radio
Oct 20 British White Paper restricts Jews from buying Arab land on this day in history.
Oct 21 Doreen Cannon, teacher of acting (London) on this day in history.
Oct 22 In the year 1930 1st concerto of BBC Symphony Orchestra, under Adrian Boult
Oct 23 Gerard Blain, Paris France, actor (Hatari) on this day in history.
Oct 24 In the year 1930 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."