On This Day

What Happened on April 30, 1944

Historical Events

  • NY Giant Phil Weintraub gets 11 RBIs
  • NY Giant, Mel Ott scores 6 runs in 1 game drawing 5 walks for 4th time

Famous Birthdays

  • Jill Clayburgh, American actress (Unmarried Woman, Semi-Tough), born in NYC, New York (d. 2010)
  • Richard Shoff, American rocker (Sandpipers), born in Seattle

Famous Deaths

  • Paul Poiret, French couturier, the most fashionable dress designer of pre-World War I, dies at 65
1944 Highlights

About April 30, 1944

Day of the Week: Sunday
How Long Ago? 77 years, 8 months and 20 days
Leap Year: Yes

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