On This Day

What Happened on August 2, 1930

Famous Birthdays

  • Ron de Lugo, American politician (Delegate to the U.S. House of Representatives from the U.S. Virgin Islands' at-large district 1981-95), born in Englewood, New Jersey
  • Vali Myers, Australian painter, born in Canterbury, Sydney (d. 2003)

Famous Weddings

  • Laurence McKinley Gould (33), American Geologist and Polar Explorer weds Margaret ("Peg") Rice in Ann Arbor, Michigan
1930 Highlights

About August 2, 1930

Day of the Week: Saturday
How Long Ago? 90 years, 3 months and 24 days
Leap Year: No

Generation Silent Generation
Chinese Zodiac: Horse
Star Sign: Leo