On This Day

What Happened on December 19, 1930

Historical Events


Event of interestEvent of Interest

James Weldon Johnson resigns as executive secretary of NAACP

Writer and Civil Rights Activist James Weldon Johnson
Writer and Civil Rights Activist
James Weldon Johnson

Famous Deaths

  • Johnny Douglas, English cricket all-rounder, boxer (23 Tests; Olympic gold middleweight 1908), dies of drowning at 48
1930 Highlights

About December 19, 1930

Day of the Week: Friday
How Long Ago? 89 years, 11 months and 10 days
Leap Year: No

Generation Silent Generation
Chinese Zodiac: Horse
Star Sign: Sagittarius