Historical Events In 1930
Sunday, 24 January 2021
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 Ben Cooper, Hartford CT, actor (Rose Tattoo, Outcast, Arizona Raiders) on this day in history.
Oct 01 Philippe Noiret, Lille France, actor (Soleil, Les Milles, Il Postino) in the year 1930.
Oct 01 In the year 1930 ricardo Drigo, composer, dies at 84
Oct 03 On this day in history 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 on this day in history.
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 On this day in history 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 In the year 1930 hafez al Assad, president (Syria)
Oct 08 In the year 1930 phila A's beat St Louis Cards, 4 games to 2 in 27th World Series
Oct 09 In the year 1930 1st transcontinental flight by a woman completed, Laura Ingalls
Oct 09 David Rounds, Bronxville NY, actor (Terence-Beacon Hill) on this day in history.
Oct 09 On this day in history 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 in the year 1930.
Oct 11 On this day in history bill Fischer, baseball player
Oct 11 In the year 1930 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 In the year 1930 new German Reichstag opens with 107 NSDAP'ers in uniform
Oct 13 In the year 1930 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 Sam[uel] van Houten, lib minister (Child labor laws), dies on this day in history.
Oct 17 Angelo Paccignini, composer in the year 1930.
Oct 18 On this day in history joseph Sylvester becomes 1st jockey to win 7 races in 1 day
Oct 19 Jules Ladoumègue runs world record 1 km (2:23.6) on this day in history.
Oct 19 In the year 1930 tom ap Rees, botanist
Oct 20 Adventures of Sherlock Holmes, premiers on NBC radio in the year 1930.
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 On this day in history 1st concerto of BBC Symphony Orchestra, under Adrian Boult
Oct 23 In the year 1930 gerard Blain, Paris France, actor (Hatari)
Oct 24 On this day in history 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."