What Happened on August 1, 1930

Day of the Week: Friday

Famous Birthdays

  • Geoffrey Holder, Trinidadian-American actor, choreographer, singer, director and painter (Annie, The Wiz), born in Port of Spain, Trinidad and Tobago (d. 2014)
  • Julie Bovasso, American actress (Willie & Phil, Just Me & You), born in Brooklyn, New York (d. 1991)
  • Károly Grósz, Hungarian communist politician, born in Miskolc, Hungary (d. 1996)
  • Lionel Bart [Begleiter], British pop music composer and writer (Oliver!), born in London, England
  • Pierre Bourdieu, French sociologist and anthropologist, born in Denguin, France (d. 2002)