On This Day

What Happened on January 25, 1930

Day of the Week: Saturday

Historical Events

  • Australian Championships Men's Tennis: Edgar Moon wins his first and only Grand Slam singles title; beats fellow Australian Harry Hopman 6-3, 6-1, 6-3
  • Australian Championships Women's Tennis, Melbourne: Daphne Akhurst Cozens wins 3rd straight Australian singles title; beats Sylvia Lance Harper 10-8, 2-6, 7-5

Famous Birthdays

  • Tanya Savicheva, Russian diarist (d. 1944)