On This Day

What Happened on August 3, 1930

Historical Events

Sports History

For the 2nd time in the year, Phillies outfielder Chuck Klein hits safely in 26 straight games, run halted in 2nd game of doubleheader v Boston Braves

Famous Birthdays

  • James Komack, American writer, director and actor (Courtship of Eddie's Father), born in NYC, New York (d. 1997)
1930 Highlights

About August 3, 1930

Day of the Week: Sunday
How Long Ago? 91 years, 3 months and 30 days
Leap Year: No

Generation: Silent Generation
Chinese Zodiac: Horse
Star Sign: Leo