What Happened on April 30, 1916

Day of the Week: Sunday

Historical Events

  • Chicago Cubs play 1st game at Weeghman Park (Wrigley Field) beat Reds
  • Germany ratifies bill bringing in Daylight Saving Time - first country in the world

Famous Birthdays

  • Claude Shannon, information theorist
  • Dugo D Schenker, Suriname/Antillian producer
  • Robert Shaw, Red Bluff California, chorale conductor (Robert Shaw Chorale)