What Happened on July 19, 1930

Day of the Week: Saturday

Historical Events


DiscoveryHistoric Expedition

Richard E. Byrd, Laurence McKinley Gould, and their polar expedition team return to the United States following the first exploration of the interior of Antarctica

Aviator and Polar Explorer Richard E. Byrd
Aviator and Polar Explorer
Richard E. Byrd
  • Western Open Women's Golf, Acacia CC: Lucia Mida beats June Beebe 6 & 5 to win the inaugural event and first women's major championship ever played

Famous Deaths

  • Robert Stout, Prime Minister of New Zealand (1884-87), dies at 85