On This Day

What Happened on September 30, 1937

Day of the Week: Thursday

Historical Events

  • Ryder Cup Golf, Southport & Ainsdale GC: US wins 8-4; first time the host team loses the competition

Famous Birthdays

  • Jurek Becker, Polish-born German writer (Jacob the Liar), born in Łódź, Poland (d. 1997)
  • Valentin Vasil'yevich Sil'vestrov, composer