Historical Events In 1930
Wednesday, 20 November 2019
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 In the year 1930 ben Cooper, Hartford CT, actor (Rose Tattoo, Outcast, Arizona Raiders)
Oct 01 In the year 1930 philippe Noiret, Lille France, actor (Soleil, Les Milles, Il Postino)
Oct 01 Ricardo Drigo, composer, dies at 84 on this day in history.
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 In the year 1930 a's Jack Quinn, 46, pitches 2 inn, is oldest to play in World Series
Oct 05 On this day in history british airship crashes in storm at Beauvais France, 48 die
Oct 05 On this day in history 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 In the year 1930 phila A's beat St Louis Cards, 4 games to 2 in 27th World Series
Oct 09 On this day in history 1st transcontinental flight by a woman completed, Laura Ingalls
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 AP votes Joe Cronin unofficial AL MVP & BWA names Hack Wilson NL MVP in the year 1930.
Oct 11 In the year 1930 bill Fischer, baseball player
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 on this day in history.
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" in the year 1930.
Oct 14 Sam[uel] van Houten, lib minister (Child labor laws), dies on this day in history.
Oct 17 Angelo Paccignini, composer on this day in history.
Oct 18 On this day in history joseph Sylvester becomes 1st jockey to win 7 races in 1 day
Oct 19 In the year 1930 jules Ladoumègue runs world record 1 km (2:23.6)
Oct 19 Tom ap Rees, botanist on this day in history.
Oct 20 Adventures of Sherlock Holmes, premiers on NBC radio on this day in history.
Oct 20 British White Paper restricts Jews from buying Arab land in the year 1930.
Oct 21 In the year 1930 doreen Cannon, teacher of acting (London)
Oct 22 1st concerto of BBC Symphony Orchestra, under Adrian Boult in the year 1930.
Oct 23 Gerard Blain, Paris France, actor (Hatari) in the year 1930.
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.