On This Day

What Happened on May 30, 1931

Historical Events

  • Indianapolis 500: Defending champion Billy Arnold leads for 155 laps before axle trouble; Louis Schneider leads final 34 laps accompanied by riding mechanic Jigger Johnson

Sports record brokenBaseball Record

Phillies Chuck Klein homers off Ben Cantwell (Braves) in both ends DH

Baseball Hall of Fame Right Fielder Chuck Klein
Baseball Hall of Fame Right Fielder
Chuck Klein

1931 Highlights

About May 30, 1931

Day of the Week: Saturday
How Long Ago? 90 years, 1 month and 23 days
Leap Year: No

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