On This Day

What Happened on September 11, 1930

Historical Events

  • Stromboli volcano (Sicily) throws 2-ton basaltic rocks 2 miles

Famous Birthdays

  • Cathryn Damon, American actress (Mary-Soap, She's Having a Baby), born in Seattle, Washington
  • Saleh Selim, Egyptian football player and 10th president of the Egyptian Al-Ahly Sporting Club, born in Cairo, Egypt (d. 2002)

Famous Weddings

LoveWedding of Interest

Mystery writer Agatha Christie (39) weds archaeologist Max Mallowan (26)

Novelist Agatha Christie
Agatha Christie

1930 Highlights

About September 11, 1930

Day of the Week: Thursday
How Long Ago? 90 years and 13 days
Leap Year: No

Generation Silent Generation
Chinese Zodiac: Horse
Star Sign: Virgo