On This Day

What Happened on September 17, 1930

Famous Birthdays

  • David Huddleston, American actor (Big Lebowski), born in Vinton, Virginia (d. 2016)
  • Edgar Mitchell, NASA astronaut (Apollo 14), born in Hereford Texas (d. 2016)
  • Gwyn Francis, British Forestry commissioner
  • Jim Rohn, American business philosopher, born in Yakima, Washington (d. 2009)
  • Lalgudi Jayaraman, Indian Carnatic violinist and composer, born in Chennai, India (d. 2013)
  • Thomas P. Stafford, American Air Force officer and astronaut (Gem 6 9, Ap 10 18), born in Weatherford, Oklahoma
1930 Highlights

About September 17, 1930

Day of the Week: Wednesday
How Long Ago? 89 years, 10 months and 16 days
Leap Year: No

Generation Silent Generation
Chinese Zodiac: Horse
Star Sign: Virgo