On This Day

What Happened on July 1, 1930

Historical Events

  • Great Britain signs accord for Independence of Iraq

Famous Birthdays

  • Andreas JAI Bruggeman, Dutch mayor (Schipluiden/Leiderdorp)
  • Margaret A. Brewer, American soldier and first female General officer in US Marine Corps, born in Durand, Michigan (d. 2013)
  • Moustapha Akkad, Syrian-American film producer and director (Lion of the Dessert), born in Aleppo, French Mandate for Syria and the Lebanon (d. 2005)
1930 Highlights

About July 1, 1930

Day of the Week: Tuesday
How Long Ago? 91 years and 5 months
Leap Year: No

Generation: Silent Generation
Chinese Zodiac: Horse
Star Sign: Cancer