May 13, 1930 in History

Day of the Week: Tuesday

Events in History

  • Farmer killed by hail in Lubbock, Texas; only known fatality due to hail

Birthdays in History

  • Mike Gravel, (Sen-R-Alaska)
  • Vernon Shaw, former president of Dominica

Deaths in History


Person of interestPerson of Interest

Fridtjof Nansen, Arctic explorer/diplomat (Nobel 1922), dies at 68

Arctic explorer/Nobel Laureate Fridtjof Nansen
Arctic explorer/Nobel Laureate
Fridtjof Nansen
  • Helena Lange, German feminist, dies