On This Day

What Happened on September 28, 1930

Historical Events

Event of interestEvent of Interest

Lou Gehrig's errorless streak ends at 885 consecutive games

Baseball Player Lou Gehrig
Baseball Player
Lou Gehrig

Famous Birthdays

  • Doug Holden, English soccer winger (5 caps; Bolton Wanderers, Preston North End), born in Manchester, England (d. 2021)
  • Robin Buchanan, CEO (NHS Supplies Auth, Wessex Regional Health Auth)
  • Tommy Collins [Leonard Sipes], country singer (Don't Growl)
  • Ugo Gregoretti, Italian actor (Rogopag, Common Sense of Modesty), born in Rome, Italy

Famous Deaths

  • Daniel Guggenheim, American mining magnate and philanthropist, dies at 74
1930 Highlights

About September 28, 1930

Day of the Week: Sunday
How Long Ago? 90 years, 10 months and 2 days
Leap Year: No

Generation Silent Generation
Chinese Zodiac: Horse
Star Sign: Libra