On This Day

What Happened on October 30, 1930

Historical Events

  • Turkey & Greece sign a treaty of friendship

Famous Birthdays

  • Clifford Brown, American jazz trumpeter and composer (Joyspring, Jordu), born in Wilmington, Delaware (d. 1956)
  • Don Meineke, American basketball forward (NBA Rookie of the Year 1953; Fort Wayne Pistons, Rochester/Cincinnati Royals), born in Dayton, Ohio (d. 2013)
  • Marilyn Alex, American actress (Molly-Young & Restless), born in Hollywood, California
  • Néstor Almendros, Spanish cinematographer (Kramer vs Kramer), born in Barcelona (d. 1992)
1930 Highlights

About October 30, 1930

Day of the Week: Thursday
How Long Ago? 91 years and 30 days
Leap Year: No

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