What Happened on October 15, 1930

Famous Birthdays

  • FM-2030 [Fereidoun M. Esfandiary], Iranian-American author and transhumanist (Are You a Transhuman?), born in Brussels, Belgium (d. 2000)
  • Phillipe Leroy, French actor (Night Porter, Leonardo da Vinci), born in Paris, France

Famous Deaths

  • Ernest Wilson, English botanist (plant collector in China), dies in a car accident at 54

Herbert Henry DowHerbert Henry Dow (1866-1930)

American chemical industrialist (Dow Chemical), dies from cirrhosis of the liver at 64

1930 Highlights

About October 15, 1930

Day of the Week: Wednesday
How Long Ago? 92 years, 3 months and 16 days
Leap Year: No

Generation: Silent Generation
Chinese Zodiac: Horse
Star Sign: Libra