What Happened on July 11, 1930

Historical Events

Cricket History

21 year old Australian cricket super-batsman Don Bradman is 105 at lunch, 220 at tea, and 309 at stumps on the first day in 3rd Test vs England at Leeds; goes on to 334

Famous Birthdays

  • Gregory C Bell, Terre Haute Ind, long jumper (Olympic gold 1956)
  • Harold Bloom, American literary critic, born in the Bronx, New York (d. 2019)
  • Jack Alabaster, New Zealand cricket spin bowler (21 Tests, 49 wickets; Otago CA), born in Invercargill, New Zealand
Born in 1930
1930 Highlights

About July 11, 1930

Day of the Week: Friday
How Long Ago? 92 years, 10 months and 28 days
Leap Year: No

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