What Happened on May 24, 1930

Day of the Week: Saturday

Historical Events

  • 1st woman to fly from England to Australia solo, lands (Amy Johnson)

Event of interestEvent of Interest

Bradman scores 252* Australia v Surrey, 290 mins, 29 fours

Cricket Legend Donald Bradman
Cricket Legend
Donald Bradman
  • Ruth homers in both games of a doubleheader, giving him 9 in one week

Famous Birthdays

  • Hans-Martin Linde, composer
  • Ivor Richardson, Judge (NZ Court of Appeals)