On This Day

What Happened on March 24, 1930

Historical Events

  • 1st religious services telecast in US (W2XBS NYC)

Famous Birthdays

  • Kenneth Nelson, American actor (Henry Aldrich-Aldrich Family), born in Rocky Mount, North Carolina (d. 1993)

Person of interestSteve McQueen

Steve McQueen, American actor called "The King of Cool" during the 1960s (The Magnificent Seven, The Great Escape), born in Beech Grove, Indiana (d. 1980)

1930 Highlights

About March 24, 1930

Day of the Week: Monday
How Long Ago? 90 years, 8 months and 9 days
Leap Year: No

Generation Silent Generation
Chinese Zodiac: Horse
Star Sign: Aries