Historical Events In 1930
Wednesday, 24 February 2021
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 On this day in history ben Cooper, Hartford CT, actor (Rose Tattoo, Outcast, Arizona Raiders)
Oct 01 Philippe Noiret, Lille France, actor (Soleil, Les Milles, Il Postino) on this day in history.
Oct 01 Ricardo Drigo, composer, dies at 84 on this day in history.
Oct 03 On this day in history charles LP "Philip" Zilcken, painter/etcher/author (Bauer), dies at 73
Oct 03 In the year 1930 david Mayer Epstein, composer
Oct 04 A's Jack Quinn, 46, pitches 2 inn, is oldest to play in World Series in the year 1930.
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 In the year 1930 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.
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 1st transcontinental flight by a woman completed, Laura Ingalls in the year 1930.
Oct 09 On this day in history david Rounds, Bronxville NY, actor (Terence-Beacon Hill)
Oct 09 In the year 1930 the first transcontinental flight by a woman completed, Laura Ingalls
Oct 10 Adlai Stevenson III, (D-Sen-Ill) on this day in history.
Oct 10 AP votes Joe Cronin unofficial AL MVP & BWA names Hack Wilson NL MVP in the year 1930.
Oct 11 In the year 1930 bill Fischer, baseball player
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 Peter J Clase, S African minister of Education/Culture (1985- ) in the year 1930.
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 In the year 1930 angelo Paccignini, composer
Oct 18 In the year 1930 joseph Sylvester becomes 1st jockey to win 7 races in 1 day
Oct 19 On this day in history jules Ladoumègue runs world record 1 km (2:23.6)
Oct 19 Tom ap Rees, botanist on this day in history.
Oct 20 In the year 1930 adventures of Sherlock Holmes, premiers on NBC radio
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 On this day in history 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."