On This Day

What Happened on April 8, 1930

Famous Birthdays

  • Carlos Hugo of Bourbon-Parma, Duke of Parma
  • Dorothy Tutin, British actress (Importance of Being Ernest, Cromwell), born in London, England (d. 2001)
  • John Bartholomew Tucker, TV host (Candid Camera, Treasure Island), born in Pennsylvania (d. 2014)
  • John Reardon, American baritone (Falke-Die Fledermaus), born in NYC, New York
  • Julien Van Remoortere [Piet Mortelman], Flemish writer (Fist)
  • Mary Moore, principal (St Hilda's College, Oxford)
1930 Highlights

About April 8, 1930

Day of the Week: Tuesday
How Long Ago? 90 years, 6 months and 14 days
Leap Year: No

Generation Silent Generation
Chinese Zodiac: Horse
Star Sign: Aries