On This Day

What Happened on August 30, 1930

Famous Birthdays

  • Ernie Ball, American entrepreneur and musician who pioneered the development of guitar-related products, born in Santa Monica, California (d. 2004)
  • Noel Harford, New Zealand cricketer (8 Tests for NZ 1955-58), born in Winton, New Zealand (d. 1981)

Person of interestWarren Buffett

Warren Buffett, American business magnate (world's wealthiest person in 2008), born in Omaha, Nebraska

Investor Warren Buffett
Warren Buffett
  • Warren Burger, American author (The Midas Touch)
1930 Highlights

About August 30, 1930

Day of the Week: Saturday
How Long Ago? 90 years, 3 months and 4 days
Leap Year: No

Generation Silent Generation
Chinese Zodiac: Horse
Star Sign: Virgo