On This Day

What Happened on April 30, 1919

Day of the Week: Wednesday

Historical Events

  • Phillies beat Brooklyn Dodgers 9-0 in 20 innings

Famous Birthdays

  • Valeer van Kerkhove, Flemish writer (De Bungalow), born in Sleidinge, Belgium (d. 1982)

Famous Deaths

  • Henry Wood, British cricket wicket-keeper (in 4 Tests 1888-92), dies at 65