On This Day

What Happened on August 30, 1926

Historical Events

  • Jack Hobbs scores 316 not out at Lord's (Surrey v Middlesex)

Famous Birthdays

  • Ernie Roth, American wrestling manager (ring name "The Grand Wizard of Wrestling"), born in Canton, Ohio (d. 1983)
  • Oļģerts Grāvītis, Latvian-Soviet composer, born in Alūksne, Latvia (d. 2015)
1926 Highlights

About August 30, 1926

Day of the Week: Monday
How Long Ago? 95 years, 1 month and 25 days
Leap Year: No

Generation: Greatest Generation
Chinese Zodiac: Tiger
Star Sign: Virgo