On This Day

What Happened on December 12, 1930

Day of the Week: Friday

Historical Events

  • Baseball Rules Committee greatly revises the rule book, ball bouncing into stands not a HR, now a double
  • Start of the 1st Australia v West Indies Test (at Adelaide)

Famous Birthdays

  • Bill Beutel, American journalist and anchor (ABC), born in Cleveland, Ohio (d. 2006)
  • Friedrich Voss, German composer and pianist, born in Halberstadt, Germany