On This Day

What Happened on August 30, 1909

Historical Events

  • Burgess Shale fossils discovered by Charles Doolittle Walcott

Famous Birthdays

  • Barry Appleby, British cartoonist (The Gambols), born in Birmingham (d. 1996)
1909 Highlights

About August 30, 1909

Day of the Week: Monday
How Long Ago? 112 years, 1 month and 29 days
Leap Year: No

Generation: Greatest Generation
Chinese Zodiac: Rooster
Star Sign: Virgo