Historical Events In May - 30
Monday, 06 April 2020
1908 1st federal workmen's compensation law approved on May - 30.
1908 On May - 30 mel[vin J] Blanc, voice (Bugs Bunny, Elmer Fudd & Porky Pig)
1909 National Conference on the Negro is held on this day in history.
1909 On May - 30 reuben Siegel laid cornerstone of first home in Tel-Aviv
1909 The birth of Benny Goodman, American bandleader on this day in history.
1909 Benny Goodman, Chicago, clarinetist/bandleader (King of Swing) on May - 30.
1910 44th Belmont: James Butwell aboard Sweep wins in 2:22 on May - 30.
1911 On May - 30 1st Indianapolis 500 car race, Ray Harroun wins at 74.59 MPH (120 KPH)
1911 Douglas Fowley, NYC, actor (Grandpa-Pistols 'n' Petticoats) on this day in history.
1912 US Marines sent to Nicaragua on May - 30.
1912 Alexander Langsdorf, physicist on this day in history.
1912 Wilbur Wright, US aviation pioneer, dies on this day in history.
1913 On May - 30 first Balkan War ends with the, Treaty of London
1913 On this day in history new country of Albania is formed
1913 On this day in history 1st Balkan War ends, Treaty of London
1913 Cedric Thorpe Davie, composer on this day in history.
1914 The new and then largest Cunard ocean liner RMS Aquitania, 45,647 tons, sets sails on her maiden voyage from Liverpool, England to New York City on this day in history.
1914 On this day in history bobby Sherwood, Indianapolis Ind, orch leader (Milton Berle Show)
1915 Jerome Bert Weisner, military scientist/disarmer on this day in history.
1916 Joseph W Kennedy, scientist (1 of 4 discoverers of plutonium) on this day in history.
1917 On this day in history alexander I becomes king of Greece.
1918 On this day in history georgi V Plechanov, Russian revolutionary theorist, dies
1919 Lord John WS Raleigh, British physicist (Nobel 1904), dies on this day in history.
1920 On this day in history john Heawood, actor/singer/choreographer (Chitty Chitty Bang Bang)
1921 Memorial to Captain Eddie Grant, killed in WWI, unveiled at Polo Grounds on May - 30.
1921 On May - 30 salzburg Austria votes to join Germany
1921 On May - 30 lord Dunsany's "If," premieres in London
1922 On May - 30 latvia & Vatican sign accord
1922 On this day in history the Lincoln Memorial is dedicated today in Washington, D C , by Chief Justice William Howard Taft
1922 Harry Clement Stubbs, US, sci-fi author (Needle, Iceworld) on May - 30.
1922 On May - 30 david Mendes Chumaceiro, Curacaos poet (Adelfas), dies at 45
1923 On May - 30 howard Hanson's 1st Symphony "Nordic," premieres
1923 Jimmy Lydon, Harrington Pk NJ, actor (Richard-Love That Jill) on this day in history.
1923 On this day in history camille Chevillard, composer, dies at 63