Historical Events In 1930
Saturday, 17 April 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 On this day in history ben Cooper, Hartford CT, actor (Rose Tattoo, Outcast, Arizona Raiders)
Oct 01 Philippe Noiret, Lille France, actor (Soleil, Les Milles, Il Postino) in the year 1930.
Oct 01 On this day in history ricardo Drigo, composer, dies at 84
Oct 03 Charles LP "Philip" Zilcken, painter/etcher/author (Bauer), dies at 73 on this day in history.
Oct 03 David Mayer Epstein, composer on this day in history.
Oct 04 A's Jack Quinn, 46, pitches 2 inn, is oldest to play in World Series in the year 1930.
Oct 05 In the year 1930 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 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 On this day in history 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 on this day in history.
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 in the year 1930.
Oct 10 Adlai Stevenson III, (D-Sen-Ill) in the year 1930.
Oct 10 AP votes Joe Cronin unofficial AL MVP & BWA names Hack Wilson NL MVP in the year 1930.
Oct 11 Bill Fischer, baseball player in the year 1930.
Oct 11 In the year 1930 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 In the year 1930 new German Reichstag opens with 107 NSDAP'ers in uniform
Oct 13 Peter J Clase, S African minister of Education/Culture (1985- ) in the year 1930.
Oct 14 Ethel Mermans debuts on Broadway in "Girl Crazy" in the year 1930.
Oct 14 Sam[uel] van Houten, lib minister (Child labor laws), dies in the year 1930.
Oct 17 Angelo Paccignini, composer on this day in history.
Oct 18 In the year 1930 joseph Sylvester becomes 1st jockey to win 7 races in 1 day
Oct 19 Jules Ladoumègue runs world record 1 km (2:23.6) in the year 1930.
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 In the year 1930 british White Paper restricts Jews from buying Arab land
Oct 21 In the year 1930 doreen Cannon, teacher of acting (London)
Oct 22 On this day in history 1st concerto of BBC Symphony Orchestra, under Adrian Boult
Oct 23 On this day in history 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." in the year 1930.