On This Day

What Happened on December 24, 1930

Historical Events

  • F Garcia Lorca's "La Zapatera Prodigiosa" premieres in Madrid

Historic Event

Sukarno sentenced to four years in prison by Indonesian authorities in Bandung, Dutch East Indies

Famous Birthdays

  • Robert Joffrey [Abdullah Jaffa Anver Bey Khan], American dancer, born in Seattle, Washington

Famous Deaths

  • Eduard David, German politician (constitution of Weimar), dies at 67
  • Oskar Nedbal, Czech composer, dies at 56
1930 Highlights

About December 24, 1930

Day of the Week: Wednesday
How Long Ago? 91 years, 1 month and 4 days
Leap Year: No

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