On This Day

What Happened on March 2, 1930

Day of the Week: Sunday

Historical Events

  • 1st US indoor glider flight, St Louis Terminal Building

Famous Birthdays

  • Emma Penella, Spanish actress, born in Madrid, Spain (d. 2007)
  • Jan van Noor, Dutch 2nd Chamber member (CDA)
  • John Cullum, American singer and actor (Hamlet, Hawaii, Northern Exposure), born in Knoxville, Tennessee

Famous Deaths

Person of interestD. H. Lawrence

D. H. Lawrence, English poet and writer (Lady Chatterley's Lover), dies of tuberculosis at 44