On This Day

What Happened on July 30, 1918

Famous Birthdays

  • Joe Daley, American jazz tenor, clarinet and flute player, born in Salem, Ohio (d. 1994)

Famous Deaths

  • Chaim Soloveitchik, Rabbi of Brisk, talmudic scholar, dies

Person of interestJoyce Kilmer

Joyce Kilmer, American poet, dies at 31


1918 Highlights

About July 30, 1918

Day of the Week: Tuesday
How Long Ago? 102 years, 2 months and 30 days
Leap Year: No

Generation Greatest Generation
Chinese Zodiac: Horse
Star Sign: Leo