Historical Events In 1930
Saturday, 25 January 2020
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) in the year 1930.
Oct 01 Philippe Noiret, Lille France, actor (Soleil, Les Milles, Il Postino) in the year 1930.
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 On this day in history david Mayer Epstein, composer
Oct 04 In the year 1930 a's Jack Quinn, 46, pitches 2 inn, is oldest to play in World Series
Oct 05 British airship crashes in storm at Beauvais France, 48 die on this day in history.
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 in the year 1930.
Oct 06 Hafez al Assad, president (Syria) on this day in history.
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 On this day in history david Rounds, Bronxville NY, actor (Terence-Beacon Hill)
Oct 09 The first transcontinental flight by a woman completed, Laura Ingalls on this day in history.
Oct 10 In the year 1930 adlai Stevenson III, (D-Sen-Ill)
Oct 10 In the year 1930 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 on this day in history.
Oct 12 Jack S Gottlieb, composer in the year 1930.
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 On this day in history sam[uel] van Houten, lib minister (Child labor laws), dies
Oct 17 On this day in history angelo Paccignini, composer
Oct 18 Joseph Sylvester becomes 1st jockey to win 7 races in 1 day in the year 1930.
Oct 19 Jules Ladoumègue runs world record 1 km (2:23.6) in the year 1930.
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 British White Paper restricts Jews from buying Arab land on this day in history.
Oct 21 Doreen Cannon, teacher of acting (London) in the year 1930.
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 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.