On This Day

What Happened on September 18, 1930

Historical Events

  • Enterprise (US) beats Shamrock V (UK) in 15th America's Cup
  • NY Yankee future Baseball HOF pitcher Red Ruffing hits 2 HRs to beat St Louis Browns, 7-6 at Sportsman's Park, St. Louis
  • Philadelphia A's win AL championship for 2nd year in a row

Famous Birthdays

  • Ray Alan, British ventriloquist and television entertainer (Lord Charles), born in Greenwich, London (d. 2010)
1930 Highlights

About September 18, 1930

Day of the Week: Thursday
How Long Ago? 91 years, 2 months and 20 days
Leap Year: No

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