On This Day

What Happened on October 6, 1930

Famous Birthdays


Person of interestHafez al-Assad

Hafez al-Assad, General and President of Syria (1971-2000), born in Qardaha, Alawite State, Syria (d. 2000)

General and President of Syria Hafez al-Assad
General and President of Syria
Hafez al-Assad

Person of interestRichie Benaud

Richie Benaud, Australian cricket captain, broadcaster (62 Tests, 248 wickets), born in Penrith, New South Wales (d. 2015)

Cricketer and Commentator Richie Benaud
Cricketer and Commentator
Richie Benaud

1930 Highlights

About October 6, 1930

Day of the Week: Monday
How Long Ago? 90 years and 19 days
Leap Year: No

Generation Silent Generation
Chinese Zodiac: Horse
Star Sign: Libra