On This Day

What Happened on June 8, 1930

Famous Birthdays

  • Bo Gunnar Widerberg, Swedish director (Elvira Madigan), born in Malmö, Sweden (d. 1997)
  • Dana Wynter, German-English actress (Airport, Invasion of the Body Snatchers), born in Berlin, Germany (d. 2011)
  • Marcel Léger, Canadian politician, born in Montreal (d. 1993)
  • Michael Codron, British theatrical producer, born in London
  • Robert Aumann, German-Israeli mathematician (The Sveriges Riksbank Prize in Economic Sciences in Memory of Alfred Nobel 2005), born in Frankfurt, Germany
  • Yannis Ioannidis, Greek composer, born in Athens, Greece
1930 Highlights

About June 8, 1930

Day of the Week: Sunday
How Long Ago? 91 years and 6 months
Leap Year: No

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