What Happened on April 1, 1930

Day of the Week: Tuesday

Historical Events

Film release premierFilm Premier

"Blue Angel" starring unknown Marlene Dietrich premieres in America

Singer/Actress Marlene Dietrich
Marlene Dietrich

Famous Birthdays

  • Grace Lee Whitney, actress (Yeoman Rand-Star Trek), born in Ann Arbor, Michigan
  • Joan Franks-Williams, composer

Famous Deaths

  • Cosima Liszt, wife of Austrian composer Richard Wagner, dies at 92
  • Zawditu, 1st reigning female monarch of Ethiopia, dies