Historical Events In 1930
Thursday, 18 July 2019
Sep 29 In the year 1930 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.
Sep 30 Ben Cooper, Hartford CT, actor (Rose Tattoo, Outcast, Arizona Raiders) on this day in history.
Oct 01 Philippe Noiret, Lille France, actor (Soleil, Les Milles, Il Postino) on this day in history.
Oct 01 In the year 1930 ricardo Drigo, composer, dies at 84
Oct 03 In the year 1930 charles LP "Philip" Zilcken, painter/etcher/author (Bauer), dies at 73
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 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 on this day in history.
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 In the year 1930 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 On this day in history the first transcontinental flight by a woman completed, Laura Ingalls
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 on this day in history.
Oct 11 In the year 1930 bill Fischer, baseball player
Oct 11 Collingwood Football Club in Melbourne, Australia, won the VFL premiership for the fourth consecutive year on this day in history.
Oct 12 Jack S Gottlieb, composer in the year 1930.
Oct 13 New German Reichstag opens with 107 NSDAP'ers in uniform in the year 1930.
Oct 13 On this day in history peter J Clase, S African minister of Education/Culture (1985- )
Oct 14 In the year 1930 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 On this day in history 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 on this day in history.
Oct 20 British White Paper restricts Jews from buying Arab land on this day in history.
Oct 21 On this day in history 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 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."