What Happened on April 16, 1930

Day of the Week: Wednesday

Famous Birthdays

  • Frank Page, British broadcaster/actor (Hudson Hawk, Dark Dancer)
  • Herbie Mann, jazz flute/sax (Just Wallin'), born in Brooklyn, New York
  • John Robson, British ambassador (Norway)

Famous Deaths

  • José Carlos Mariátegui, Peruvian journalist, political philosopher and activist (b. 1894)