On This Day

What Happened on April 14, 1930

Historical Events

  • Philip Barry's "Hotel Universe" premieres in NYC

Famous Birthdays

  • Bradford Dillman, American actor (Compulsion, Piranha, Sudden Impact, Enforcer), born in San Francisco, California (d. 2018)
  • George Gekas, American politician (Rep-R-PA, 1983-2003), born in Harrisburg, Pennsylvania
  • Jay Robinson, American actor (Born Again, Malibu Bikini Shop), born in NYC, New York (d. 2013)

Famous Deaths

  • Vladimir Mayakovsky, Russian poet (Ode to Revolution), dies at 36
1930 Highlights

About April 14, 1930

Day of the Week: Monday
How Long Ago? 90 years, 7 months and 21 days
Leap Year: No

Generation Silent Generation
Chinese Zodiac: Horse
Star Sign: Aries