On This Day

What Happened on May 20, 1930

Day of the Week: Tuesday

Historical Events

  • 1st airplane catapulted from a dirigible, Charles Nicholson, pilot
  • University of California dedicates $1,500 to research on prevention & cure of athlete's foot

Famous Birthdays

  • James McEachin, American actor and author (Perry Mason, Harry-Tenafly), born in Rennert, North Carolina
  • Robert Bunyard, Commandant (British Police Staff College)