On This Day

What Happened on October 9, 1930

Day of the Week: Thursday

Historical Events

  • 1st transcontinental flight by a woman completed, Laura Ingalls

Famous Birthdays

  • David Rounds, American actor (Terence-Beacon Hill, Alice, The Blue and The Grey), born in Bronxville, New York (d. 1983)
  • Fjölnir Stefánsson, Icelandic composer, born in Reykjavíc, Iceland (d. 2011)