What Happened on May 30, 1909

Historical Events

  • Reuben Siegel laid cornerstone of 1st home in Tel-Aviv

Famous Birthdays

Benny Goodman (1909-1986)

American clarinetist and bandleader (King of Swing), born in Chicago, Illinois

George Headley (1909-1983)

West Indies cricket batsman (22 Tests; 2,190 runs @ 60.83; 10 x 100), born in Colón, Panama

Born in 1909
1909 Highlights

About May 30, 1909

Day of the Week: Sunday
How Long Ago? 114 years, 3 months and 26 days
Leap Year: No

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