On This Day

What Happened on July 30, 1940

Famous Birthdays

  • Clive Sinclair, British consumer electronics inventor ( Executive pocket calculator; ZX Spectrum computer), born in Richmond, Surrey, England (d. 2021) [1]
  • Pat Schroeder, American politician (Rep-D-Colorado, 1973-97), born in Portland, Oregon
  • Reva Rose, American singer and actress (Temperature's Rising), born in Chicago, Illinois
1940 Highlights

About July 30, 1940

Day of the Week: Tuesday
How Long Ago? 81 years, 4 months and 4 days
Leap Year: Yes

Generation: Silent Generation
Chinese Zodiac: Dragon
Star Sign: Leo