Historical Events on April 30, 1961

Day of the Week: Sunday

Historical Events

  • 1st shuttle flights between Washington, D.C., Boston & NYC begin (Eastern)

Sport awardGolf Tournament

Mickey Wright wins LPGA Titleholders Golf Championship

LPGA Golfer Mickey Wright
LPGA Golfer
Mickey Wright

Event of interestEvent of Interest

Premier Fidel Castro of Cuba receives Lenin-Peace Prize

Cuban Revolutionary and President Fidel Castro
Cuban Revolutionary and President
Fidel Castro

Sports record brokenBaseball Record

SF Giant Willie Mays hits 4 HRs in a game

MLB Legend Willie Mays
MLB Legend
Willie Mays