On This Day

What Happened on June 11, 1930

Famous Birthdays

  • Anatoli Voronov, Russian cosmonaut (Soyuz 12a backup), born in Orenburg Oblast, Russia (d. 1993)
  • Charles Rangel, American politician, U.S. House of Representatives from New York (1971-2017), born in NYC, New York

Famous Deaths

  • George Alexander, British cricketer (two early Tests for Australia), dies at 79
  • Henry Clay Folger, American CEO of Standard Oil and founder of the Folger Shakespeare Library, dies at 72
1930 Highlights

About June 11, 1930

Day of the Week: Wednesday
How Long Ago? 91 years, 4 months and 12 days
Leap Year: No

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