On This Day

What Happened on September 25, 1930

Historical Events

  • Austrian government of Vaugoin forms
  • Roger Hornsby replaces Joe McCarthy as Cubs manager
  • Zoe Akins' "Greeks Had a Word for it" premieres in NYC

Famous Birthdays

  • Herbert Heckmann, German writer, born in Frankfurt (d. 1999)
  • Shel Silverstein, American writer and cartoonist (Now Here's My Plan: A Book of Futilities; The Giving Tree) and songwriter (A Boy Named Sue; The Cover Of The Rolling Stone), born in Chicago, Illinois (d. 1999)
1930 Highlights

About September 25, 1930

Day of the Week: Thursday
How Long Ago? 90 years and 25 days
Leap Year: No

Generation Silent Generation
Chinese Zodiac: Horse
Star Sign: Libra