On This Day

What Happened on October 30, 1945

Day of the Week: Tuesday

Historical Events

Event of interestEvent of Interest

Branch Rickey signs Jackie Robinson to a Montreal Royals

Baseball Player Jackie Robinson
Baseball Player
Jackie Robinson
  • US government announces end of shoe rationing

Famous Birthdays

  • Glenn Poshard, American politician (Rep-D-Illinois), born in Herald, Illinois
  • Henry Winkler, American actor (Fonz-Happy Days, Night Shift), born in NYC, New York