On This Day

What Happened on December 11, 1930

Historical Events

  • Bank of the United States closes in New York City

Famous Birthdays

  • Chus Lampreave [María Jesús Lampreave Pérez], Spanish actress (Volver, Belle Époque), born in Madrid, Spain (d. 2016)
  • Jean-Louis Trintignant, French actor and director (Man & a Woman, Z), born in Piolenc, Vaucluse, France
  • Leonard Friedman, British-Lithuanian violinist (Scottish Baroque Ensemble), born in London (d. 1994)

Famous Deaths

  • Friedrich von Bernhardi, German general and military historian (Germany & the Next War), dies at 80
1930 Highlights

About December 11, 1930

Day of the Week: Thursday
How Long Ago? 90 years, 11 months and 25 days
Leap Year: No

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