What Happened on July 8, 1930

Famous Birthdays

  • Earl Van Dyke, American jazz and session piano, Hammond B-3, and harpsichord player (Motown Records' Funk Brothers, 1964-72), born in Detroit, Michigan (d. 1992)

Famous Deaths

  • Joseph Ward, 17th Prime Minister of New Zealand (1906-12), dies at 74
1930 Highlights

About July 8, 1930

Day of the Week: Tuesday
How Long Ago? 92 years, 10 months and 21 days
Leap Year: No

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