On This Day

What Happened on January 10, 1930

Historical Events

  • Commencement of NZ's 1st Test, v England in Christchurch, New Zealand
  • Maurice Allom takes Test hat-trick England v NZ Christchurch
  • Mordovian Autonomous Region in RSFSR constituted

Famous Birthdays

  • Byron "Wild Child" Gipson, American blues singer, born in Burlington, Iowa (d. 1994)
  • Lyle Ritz, American jazz ukulele and session bassist, born in Clevelnad, Ohio (d. 2017)
  • Roy E. Disney, American film executive & CEO of Disney, born in Los Angeles, California (d. 2009)
1930 Highlights

About January 10, 1930

Day of the Week: Friday
How Long Ago? 91 years, 10 months and 16 days
Leap Year: No

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