On This Day

What Happened on June 30, 1930

Day of the Week: Monday

Historical Events

  • 1st round-the-world radio broadcast Schenectady, NY

Event of interestEvent of Interest

Don Bradman scores 254 for Australia at Lord's v England, 320 mins, 25 fours

Cricket Legend Donald Bradman
Cricket Legend
Donald Bradman

Famous Birthdays

  • Doyle Holly, American comedian and musician (Buckaroos), born in Perkins, Oklahoma (d. 2007)
  • June Valli, American singer (Your Hit Parade), born in The Bronx, New York (d. 1993)
  • Mac Benson, Canadian Horse Racing Hall of Fame trainer, born in Wilmington, Delaware
  • Thomas Sowell, American economist and social theorist, born in Gastonia, North Carolina