What Happened on September 30, 1939

Day of the Week: Saturday

Historical Events

  • 1st televised college football game (Fordham vs Waynesburg at NYC)
  • 41 U-boats sunk this month (153,000 ton)
  • Britain first evacuates citizens in anticipation of war.
  • Germany & Russia agree to partition Poland
  • White Sox reliever Clint Brown sets record of 61st relief appearance

Famous Birthdays

  • Len Cariou, Winnipeg Manitoba, actor (Four Seasons-Sherry)
  • Piet M Blauw, Dutch MP (VVD)

Famous Weddings

HeartWedding of Interest

Nobel Prize-winning author William Golding (28) weds analytic chemist Ann Brookfield

Nobel Laureate and Novelist William Golding
Nobel Laureate and Novelist
William Golding