On This Day

What Happened on December 4, 1930

Historical Events

  • Vatican approves rhythm method for birth control

Famous Birthdays

  • Harvey Kuenn, American baseball utility (AL batting champion 1959; 10 × All-Star 1953–1960²; Detroit Tigers), born in West Allis, Wisconsin (d. 1988)
  • Jim Hall, American jazz guitarist and composer, born in Buffalo, New York (d. 2013)
  • Lorraine Chargin, American boxing promoter (Bobby Chacon, Tony "The Tiger" Lopez, Loreto Garza), born in New Haven, Connecticut (d. 2010)
  • Paul-Heinz Dittrich, German composer, born in Gornsdorf, Germany
  • Ronnie Corbett, British comedian (The Two Ronnies), born in Edinburgh, Scotland (d. 2016)
1930 Highlights

About December 4, 1930

Day of the Week: Thursday
How Long Ago? 90 years
Leap Year: No

Generation Silent Generation
Chinese Zodiac: Horse
Star Sign: Sagittarius