What Happened on September 8, 1930

Day of the Week: Monday

Historical Events

  • 1st appearance of comic strip "Blondie"
  • NYC public schools begin teaching Hebrew
  • Richard Drew creates Scotch tape

Famous Birthdays

  • Emilio Azcarraga Milmo, media tycoon
  • Jeanette Altwegg, England, figure skater (Olympic gold 1952)
  • Mario Adorf, German actor (The Tin Drum, Bachelor, Abyssinia), born in Zurich, Switzerland
  • Nguyen Cao Ky, Premier of South Vietnam
  • Robert W. Firestone, Author, Artist, Clinical Psychologist