On This Day

What Happened on May 10, 1930

Historical Events

  • 1st US planetarium opens (Adler-Chicago)
  • Clarrie Grimmett takes 10 for 37 v Yorkshire at Sheffield

Famous Birthdays

  • June Knox-Mawer, British radio host/novelist (World of Islands)

Person of interestPat Summerall

Pat Summerall, American NFL player (NY Giants) and CBS sportscaster, born in Lake City, Florida (d. 2013)

CBS, Fox, and ESPN Sportscaster Pat Summerall
CBS, Fox, and ESPN Sportscaster
Pat Summerall
  • Scott Muni, American radio DJ (d. 2004)

Famous Deaths

  • Edward Stratemeyer, American author (The Rover Boys), dies at 67
1930 Highlights

About May 10, 1930

Day of the Week: Saturday
How Long Ago? 90 years, 5 months and 12 days
Leap Year: No

Generation Silent Generation
Chinese Zodiac: Horse
Star Sign: Taurus