On This Day

What Happened on April 4, 1930

Historical Events

  • England cricket batsman Andy Sandham ends Day 2 of 4th Test against West Indies in Kingston, Jamaica unbeaten on 309; 1st triple century in Test history; out for 325
  • Les Ames makes the 1st Test Cricket century by a wicketkeeper (149)
  • The Communist Party of Panama is founded

Famous Deaths

  • Vladimir Majakovski, Russian poet, dies
1930 Highlights

About April 4, 1930

Day of the Week: Friday
How Long Ago? 90 years and 8 months
Leap Year: No

Generation Silent Generation
Chinese Zodiac: Horse
Star Sign: Aries