On This Day

What Happened on July 7, 1930

Historical Events


Event of interestEvent of Interest

Construction begins on Boulder (Hoover) Dam

31st US President Herbert Hoover
31st US President
Herbert Hoover

Famous Birthdays

  • Hank Mobley, US jazz saxophonist

Famous Deaths


Person of interestArthur Conan Doyle

Arthur Conan Doyle, British writer (Sherlock Holmes), dies at 71


1930 Highlights

About July 7, 1930

Day of the Week: Monday
How Long Ago? 90 years, 4 months and 27 days
Leap Year: No

Generation Silent Generation
Chinese Zodiac: Horse
Star Sign: Cancer