On This Day

What Happened on January 6, 1930

Day of the Week: Monday

Historical Events

  • 1st diesel engine automobile trip (in a Packard sedan) completed

Event of interestEvent of Interest

Bradman scores 452* for NSW against Qld, 377 mins, 49 fours

Cricket Legend Donald Bradman
Cricket Legend
Donald Bradman

Famous Birthdays

  • Denis Pitts, English journalist
  • Victor "Vic" Tayback, American actor (Mel Sharples-"Alice Doesn't Live Here Anymore "), born in Brooklyn, New York (d. 1990)