On This Day

What Happened on August 30, 1931

Famous Birthdays

  • Carrie Saxon Perry, 1st African-American mayor of a major US city (Hartford CT), born in Hartford, Connecticut
  • John Leonard Swigert Jr., American astronaut (Apollo 13), born in Denver, Colorado (d. 1982)
1931 Highlights

About August 30, 1931

Day of the Week: Sunday
How Long Ago? 89 years, 3 months and 6 days
Leap Year: No

Generation Silent Generation
Chinese Zodiac: Goat/Sheep
Star Sign: Virgo