On This Day

What Happened on April 18, 1930

Day of the Week: Friday

Historical Events

  • Attempted raid on the armoury of police and auxiliary forces in Chittagong in Bengal province, British India by armed pro-independence revolutionaries led by Surya Sen popularly known as Master-da
  • BBC news announcer announces "there is no news" at 20:45 news bulletin, plays music instead

Famous Birthdays

  • Clive Revill, New Zealand singer and actor (Legend of Hell House), born in Wellington, New Zealand