On This Day

What Happened on January 30, 1900

Famous Birthdays

  • Isaak Iosifovich Dunayevsky, Soviet operetta & film composer, born in Lokhvitsa, Russian Empire (d. 1955)
  • Martita Hunt, Argentine-born English actress (Man in Grey, Great Expectations), born in Buenos Aires (d. 1969)
  • Sandy Powell, English comedian, born in Rotherham, South Yorkshire, England (d. 1982)

Famous Deaths

  • Vittorio Bersezio, [Carlo Nugelli], Italian playwright, dies at 71
1900 Highlights

About January 30, 1900

Day of the Week: Tuesday
How Long Ago? 120 years, 7 months and 21 days
Leap Year: No

Generation Lost Generation
Star Sign: Aquarius