On This Day

What Happened on June 1, 1930

Day of the Week: Sunday

Historical Events

  • Alphense Boys soccer team forms in Alphen on Rhine

Event of interestEvent of Interest

Bradman scores cricket 191 Australia v Hampshire, 240 mins, 26 fours

Cricket Legend Donald Bradman
Cricket Legend
Donald Bradman

Sport awardTennis Open

French Championship Women's Tennis: Helen Wills Moody beats Helen Jacobs (6-2, 6-1)

Tennis Player Helen Wills Moody
Tennis Player
Helen Wills Moody
  • French Championships Men's Tennis: Frenchman Henri Cochet wins 3rd of 4 French titles; beats American Bill Tilden 3-6, 8-6, 6-3, 6-1

Famous Birthdays

  • Edward Woodward, British singer and actor (Breaker Morant, Wickerman), born in Croydon, Surrey (d. 2009)
  • John Lemmon, English logician (d. 1966)
  • Matt Poore, cricketer (NZ batsman in 14 tests 1953-56 average 15.43)