On This Day

What Happened on August 30, 1926

Day of the Week: Monday

Historical Events

  • Jack Hobbs scores 316* at Lord's (Surrey v Middlesex)

Famous Birthdays

  • Ernie Roth, American wrestling manager, known by the ring name "The Grand Wizard of Wrestling", born in Canton, Ohio (d. 1983)
  • Oļģerts Grāvītis, Latvian-Soviet composer, born in Alūksne, Latvia (d. 2015)