On This Day

What Happened on May 30, 1927

Day of the Week: Monday

Historical Events

  • Indianapolis 500: George Souders wins in 5:07:33.022 (156.983 km/h)

Event of interestEvent of Interest

Walter Johnson records 113th & last shutout of his career

MLB Pitcher Walter Johnson
MLB Pitcher
Walter Johnson

Famous Birthdays

  • Dick Noel, American TV host (It's a Small Wonder), born in Brooklyn, New York
  • Evelyn Wesler Zemel, American author (American Glass Animals)
  • Norman "Clint" Walker, American actor (Kodiak, Cheyenne, Dirty Dozen), born in Hartford, Illinois

Famous Weddings

LoveWedding of Interest

Academy Award-winning actor Fredric March (29) marries actress Florence Eldridge