What Happened on April 3, 1930

Day of the Week: Thursday

Historical Events

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2nd Academy Awards: "The Broadway Melody", Warner Baxter & Mary Pickford win

Actress Mary Pickford
Mary Pickford
  • Ras Tafari becomes Emperor Haile Selassie of Abyssinia (Ethiopia)
  • Stanley Cup: Montreal Canadiens sweep Boston Bruins in 2 games

Famous Birthdays

  • Helmut Kohl, Ludwigshafen am Rhein, Politician and Chancellor of West Germany 1982-90, Reunified Germany 1990-98
  • Lawton Chiles, (sen/gov-D-Florida, 1971-89/91- )
  • Max Frankel, journalist (Tables of Id of Organic Compounds)
  • Wally Moon, American baseball player

Famous Deaths

  • Emma Albani, Canadian soprano (b. 1847)