On This Day

What Happened on May 18, 1930

Famous Birthdays

  • Barbara Goldsmith, American author (Little Gloria Happy At Last), born in NYC, New York (d. 2016)
  • Don Leslie Lind, American astronaut (STS 51-B), born in Midvale, Utah
  • Fred[erick Thomas] Saberhagen, American sci-fi author (Book of Swords)
  • Geoffrey Littler, CEO (County NatWest Group)
  • Warren B Rudman, (Sen-R-NH, 1980- )

Famous Deaths

  • João Marcellino Arroyo, Portuguese composer, dies at 68
1930 Highlights

About May 18, 1930

Day of the Week: Sunday
How Long Ago? 90 years, 8 months and 6 days
Leap Year: No

Generation Silent Generation
Chinese Zodiac: Horse
Star Sign: Taurus