Historical Events In 1930
Wednesday, 13 November 2019
Sep 29 On this day in history 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 In the year 1930 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 David Mayer Epstein, composer on this day in history.
Oct 04 A's Jack Quinn, 46, pitches 2 inn, is oldest to play in World Series on this day in history.
Oct 05 British airship crashes in storm at Beauvais France, 48 die on this day in history.
Oct 05 In the year 1930 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 On this day in history 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 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 In the year 1930 the first transcontinental flight by a woman completed, Laura Ingalls
Oct 10 Adlai Stevenson III, (D-Sen-Ill) in the year 1930.
Oct 10 AP votes Joe Cronin unofficial AL MVP & BWA names Hack Wilson NL MVP on this day in history.
Oct 11 Bill Fischer, baseball player in the year 1930.
Oct 11 Collingwood Football Club in Melbourne, Australia, won the VFL premiership for the fourth consecutive year in the year 1930.
Oct 12 On this day in history jack S Gottlieb, composer
Oct 13 In the year 1930 new German Reichstag opens with 107 NSDAP'ers in uniform
Oct 13 Peter J Clase, S African minister of Education/Culture (1985- ) on this day in history.
Oct 14 In the year 1930 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 in the year 1930.
Oct 19 On this day in history jules LadoumĂ¨gue 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 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 In the year 1930 gerard Blain, Paris France, actor (Hatari)
Oct 24 A bloodless coup d'Ă©tat in Brazil ousts Washington LuĂs Pereira de Sousa, the last President of the First Republic. GetĂşlio Dornelles Vargas is then installed as "provisional president." in the year 1930.