On This Day

What Happened on May 30, 1932

Historical Events

  • Indianapolis 500: Fred Frame takes lead for good on lap 152, winning from 27th on starting grid; accompanied by riding mechanic Jerry Houck
  • Yankees dedicate a plaque to Miller Huggins

Famous Birthdays

  • Pauline Oliveros, composer (Sound Patterns), born in Houston, Texas (d. 2016)
  • Seppo Nummi, Finnish composer and music critic, born in Oulu, Finland (d. 1981)
1932 Highlights

About May 30, 1932

Day of the Week: Monday
How Long Ago? 89 years, 6 months and 2 days
Leap Year: Yes

Generation: Silent Generation
Chinese Zodiac: Monkey
Star Sign: Gemini