Historical Events In 1930
Thursday, 17 January 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 in the year 1930.
Sep 30 In the year 1930 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 On this day in history charles LP "Philip" Zilcken, painter/etcher/author (Bauer), dies at 73
Oct 03 David Mayer Epstein, composer on this day in history.
Oct 04 On this day in history 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 The New York Philharmonic Orchestra was first heard on the air over CBS radio from Carnegie Hall on this day in history.
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 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 on this day in history.
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 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 on this day in history.
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 in the year 1930.
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 In the year 1930 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 Sam[uel] van Houten, lib minister (Child labor laws), dies in the year 1930.
Oct 17 In the year 1930 angelo Paccignini, composer
Oct 18 Joseph Sylvester becomes 1st jockey to win 7 races in 1 day on this day in history.
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 Adventures of Sherlock Holmes, premiers on NBC radio in the year 1930.
Oct 20 On this day in history british White Paper restricts Jews from buying Arab land
Oct 21 Doreen Cannon, teacher of acting (London) on this day in history.
Oct 22 1st concerto of BBC Symphony Orchestra, under Adrian Boult on this day in history.
Oct 23 On this day in history gerard Blain, Paris France, actor (Hatari)
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."