Historical Events In 1930
Saturday, 04 April 2020
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) in the year 1930.
Oct 01 On this day in history philippe Noiret, Lille France, actor (Soleil, Les Milles, Il Postino)
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 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 In the year 1930 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 on this day in history.
Oct 06 In the year 1930 hafez al Assad, president (Syria)
Oct 08 In the year 1930 phila A's beat St Louis Cards, 4 games to 2 in 27th World Series
Oct 09 1st transcontinental flight by a woman completed, Laura Ingalls in the year 1930.
Oct 09 David Rounds, Bronxville NY, actor (Terence-Beacon Hill) on this day in history.
Oct 09 On this day in history the first transcontinental flight by a woman completed, Laura Ingalls
Oct 10 On this day in history 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 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 On this day in history 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 On this day in history ethel Mermans debuts on Broadway in "Girl Crazy"
Oct 14 On this day in history 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 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 In the year 1930 adventures of Sherlock Holmes, premiers on NBC radio
Oct 20 British White Paper restricts Jews from buying Arab land on this day in history.
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 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."