Historical Events In 1930
Sunday, 27 September 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 in the year 1930.
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 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 A's Jack Quinn, 46, pitches 2 inn, is oldest to play in World Series on this day in history.
Oct 05 On this day in history 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 in the year 1930.
Oct 05 In the year 1930 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 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 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 Adlai Stevenson III, (D-Sen-Ill) in the year 1930.
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 in the year 1930.
Oct 11 On this day in history collingwood Football Club in Melbourne, Australia, won the VFL premiership for the fourth consecutive year.
Oct 12 Jack S Gottlieb, composer in the year 1930.
Oct 13 New German Reichstag opens with 107 NSDAP'ers in uniform on this day in history.
Oct 13 Peter J Clase, S African minister of Education/Culture (1985- ) on this day in history.
Oct 14 In the year 1930 ethel Mermans debuts on Broadway in "Girl Crazy"
Oct 14 Sam[uel] van Houten, lib minister (Child labor laws), dies in the year 1930.
Oct 17 On this day in history angelo Paccignini, composer
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 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) in the year 1930.
Oct 22 In the year 1930 1st concerto of BBC Symphony Orchestra, under Adrian Boult
Oct 23 Gerard Blain, Paris France, actor (Hatari) on this day in history.
Oct 24 In the year 1930 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."