On This Day

What Happened on February 28, 1930

Famous Birthdays

  • Bruce Dawe, Australian poet
  • Frank Malzone, MLB player (Boston Red Sox), born in the Bronx, New York (d. 2015)
  • Leon Cooper, American physicist who co-developed the BCS theory of superconductivity (Nobel 1972), born in the Bronx, New York
  • Marty Grosz, American swing and dixieland jazz guitarist, banjoist, vocalist, and composer born in Berlin, Germany

Famous Deaths

  • C. K. Scott-Moncrieff, Scottish writer and translator, dies at 40
1930 Highlights

About February 28, 1930

Day of the Week: Friday
How Long Ago? 91 years, 4 months and 23 days
Leap Year: No

Generation Silent Generation
Chinese Zodiac: Horse
Star Sign: Pisces