On This Day

What Happened on March 1, 1930

Day of the Week: Saturday

Famous Birthdays

  • Coimbatarao Gopinath, Indian cricket all-rounder (8 Tests, HS 50), born in Madras, India
  • Gastone Nencini, Italian road cyclist (winner Giro d'Italia 1957, Tour de France 1960), born in Florence, Italy (d. 1980)
  • Pierre Max Dubois, composer
  • Raymond St Jacques, American actor, director and producer, who was the 1st African-American to hold a regular role in a western series (Simon Blake- "Rawhide"), born in Hartford, Connecticut (d. 199)