Historical Events In December - 30
Monday, 18 January 2021
1927 On December - 30 bernard Barrow, NYC, actor (Ryan's Hope, Louie Slavinsky-Loving)
1928 Bo Diddley, [Ellas Bates], Miss, rock `n' roll pioneer (Bo Diddley) on this day in history.
1929 Sigma Gamma Rho Sorority incorporates on this day in history.
1929 Cole Porter's musical "Wake Up & Dream," premieres in NYC on this day in history.
1929 Barbara Nichols, Jamaica NY, actress (Dear Heart, Disorderly Orderly) on this day in history.
1930 On this day in history jerome Theisen, benedictine
1931 On this day in history charles A Bassett II, Dayton Ohio, Captain USAF/astronaut
1931 On December - 30 tyrone Power Sr, actor (Big Trial, Test of Donald Norton), dies at 62
1932 Bradman out for a duck v England at cricket MCG on this day in history.
1932 On this day in history john Hillerman, Denison Tx, actor (Magnum PI, Blazing Saddles)
1933 On December - 30 -50°F (-46°C) in Bloomfield, Vermont (state record)
1934 On December - 30 barry Briggs, NZ auto maker (World Champion 1957, 58, 64, 66)
1935 On December - 30 italian bombers destroy Swedish Red Cross unit in Ethiopia
1935 Bruno Canino, composer on this day in history.
1936 The United Auto Workers union stages its first sit-down strike at the Fisher Body Plant in Flint, Michigan on December - 30.
1936 On December - 30 united Auto Workers stage 1st sit-down strike, at Fisher Body Plant
1938 On this day in history electronic television system patented, VK Zworykin
1938 On this day in history electronic television system patented (V K Zworykin)
1939 On December - 30 bradman scores 267 SA v Vic, world record 34th double cricket century
1940 On December - 30 california's 1st freeway, (Arroyo Seco Parkway), opens
1940 Fritz Volbach, composer, dies at 79 on December - 30.
1941 Al Capone's son Sonny marries in Miami Beach on this day in history.
1943 Phillies trade Babe Dahlgren to Pitts for Babe Phelps & cash on this day in history.
1943 Hobart Bosworth, actor (Woman of Affairs, Big Parade), dies at 76 on December - 30.
1944 On December - 30 king George II of Greece, renounces his throne
1944 On December - 30 king George II of Greece, abdicates his throne
1944 On December - 30 romain Roland, French writer/pacifist (Nobel 1915), dies at 78
1946 Charles Wakefield Cadman, composer, dies at 65 on this day in history.
1947 King Michael of Romania abdicates the throne, but makes it clear that he is forced out by Communists on December - 30.
1947 On this day in history king Michael of Romania abdicates, allowing a communist republic to be formed
1947 On this day in history 36th Davis Cup: USA beats Australia in New York (4-1)
1947 Han [Henricus A] van Meegeren, Dutch painter/art forger, dies at 58 on this day in history.
1948 On this day in history cole Porter's musical Kiss Me, Kate opens on Broadway.
1948 "Kiss Me, Kate" opens at New Century Theater NYC for 1077 performances on this day in history.