On This Day

What Happened on December 24, 1930

Day of the Week: Wednesday

Historical Events

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

Event of interestEvent of Interest

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

1st President of Indonesia Sukarno
1st President of Indonesia

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