On This Day

What Happened on December 15, 1930

Historical Events


Event of interestEvent of Interest

Occasional leg-spin bowler Don Bradman takes his 1st of only 2 Test cricket wickets when he traps West Indian batsman Ivan Barrow lbw for 27 in the 1st Test in Adelaide

Cricket Legend Donald Bradman
Cricket Legend
Donald Bradman

Famous Birthdays

  • Alimuddin, Pakistani cricketer (Pakistani batsman in 25 Tests 1954-62), born in Ajmer, British India (d. 2012)
  • Edna O'Brien, Irish novelist and short story writer (Girl with Green Eyes, Casualties of Peace), born in Tuamgraney, County Clare, Ireland
1930 Highlights

About December 15, 1930

Day of the Week: Monday
How Long Ago? 89 years, 11 months and 20 days
Leap Year: No

Generation Silent Generation
Chinese Zodiac: Horse
Star Sign: Sagittarius