On This Day

What Happened on September 25, 1930

Day of the Week: Thursday

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 (Now Here's My Plan: A Book of Futilities), born in Chicago, Illinois (d. 1999)