What Happened on June 30, 1936

Day of the Week: Tuesday

Historical Events

  • 40 hour work week law approved for US federal employees
  • Haile Selassie asks League of Nations for sanctions against Italy

Event of interestEvent of Interest

Margaret Mitchell's novel "Gone with the Wind" published

Famous Birthdays

  • Dave Van Ronk, rocker/actor (Caffe Lena)
  • Nancy Dussault, actress (Muriel-Too Close for Comfort), born in Pensacola, Florida
  • Pauls Dambis, composer
  • Tony Musante, actor (David Toma-Toma, Nowhere to Hide), born in Bridgeport, Connecticut (d. 2013)