Historical Events In 1930
Friday, 10 July 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) on this day in history.
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 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 on this day in history.
Oct 05 In the year 1930 british airship crashes in storm at Beauvais France, 48 die
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 Hafez al Assad, president (Syria) in the year 1930.
Oct 08 Phila A's beat St Louis Cards, 4 games to 2 in 27th World Series on this day in history.
Oct 09 On this day in history 1st transcontinental flight by a woman completed, Laura Ingalls
Oct 09 In the year 1930 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 Adlai Stevenson III, (D-Sen-Ill) on this day in history.
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 On this day in history collingwood Football Club in Melbourne, Australia, won the VFL premiership for the fourth consecutive year.
Oct 12 In the year 1930 jack S Gottlieb, composer
Oct 13 New German Reichstag opens with 107 NSDAP'ers in uniform in the year 1930.
Oct 13 Peter J Clase, S African minister of Education/Culture (1985- ) on this day in history.
Oct 14 On this day in history ethel Mermans debuts on Broadway in "Girl Crazy"
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 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 Tom ap Rees, botanist on this day in history.
Oct 20 On this day in history adventures of Sherlock Holmes, premiers on NBC radio
Oct 20 On this day in history british White Paper restricts Jews from buying Arab land
Oct 21 Doreen Cannon, teacher of acting (London) in the year 1930.
Oct 22 1st concerto of BBC Symphony Orchestra, under Adrian Boult in the year 1930.
Oct 23 Gerard Blain, Paris France, actor (Hatari) on this day in history.
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.