Historical Events In 1930
Wednesday, 25 May 2022
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 On this day in history ben Cooper, Hartford CT, actor (Rose Tattoo, Outcast, Arizona Raiders)
Oct 01 On this day in history philippe Noiret, Lille France, actor (Soleil, Les Milles, Il Postino)
Oct 01 Ricardo Drigo, composer, dies at 84 in the year 1930.
Oct 03 Charles LP "Philip" Zilcken, painter/etcher/author (Bauer), dies at 73 on this day in history.
Oct 03 On this day in history 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 On this day in history british airship crashes in storm at Beauvais France, 48 die
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 In the year 1930 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.
Oct 06 On this day in history hafez al Assad, president (Syria)
Oct 08 On this day in history phila A's beat St Louis Cards, 4 games to 2 in 27th World Series
Oct 09 1st transcontinental flight by a woman completed, Laura Ingalls on this day in history.
Oct 09 David Rounds, Bronxville NY, actor (Terence-Beacon Hill) on this day in history.
Oct 09 The first transcontinental flight by a woman completed, Laura Ingalls in the year 1930.
Oct 10 In the year 1930 adlai Stevenson III, (D-Sen-Ill)
Oct 10 On this day in history aP votes Joe Cronin unofficial AL MVP & BWA names Hack Wilson NL MVP
Oct 11 Bill Fischer, baseball player on this day in history.
Oct 11 Collingwood Football Club in Melbourne, Australia, won the VFL premiership for the fourth consecutive year in the year 1930.
Oct 12 On this day in history jack S Gottlieb, composer
Oct 13 New German Reichstag opens with 107 NSDAP'ers in uniform in the year 1930.
Oct 13 In the year 1930 peter J Clase, S African minister of Education/Culture (1985- )
Oct 14 In the year 1930 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 In the year 1930 angelo Paccignini, composer
Oct 18 Joseph Sylvester becomes 1st jockey to win 7 races in 1 day in the year 1930.
Oct 19 On this day in history jules Ladoumègue runs world record 1 km (2:23.6)
Oct 19 Tom ap Rees, botanist in the year 1930.
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 in the year 1930.
Oct 21 Doreen Cannon, teacher of acting (London) in the year 1930.
Oct 22 1st concerto of BBC Symphony Orchestra, under Adrian Boult on this day in history.
Oct 23 Gerard Blain, Paris France, actor (Hatari) in the year 1930.
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."