On This Day

What Happened on October 30, 1949

Day of the Week: Sunday

Historical Events


Event of interestEvent of Interest

"Lost in the Stars" by Maxwell Anderson and Kurt Weill, based on the novel "Cry the Beloved Country" by Alan Paton opens at Music Box Theater NYC for 281 performances

Author and Apartheid Activist Alan Paton
Author and Apartheid Activist
Alan Paton
  • Kurt Weill & Maxwell Anderson's musical premieres in NYC

Famous Birthdays

  • David Green, Australian rock bassist (Air Supply), born in Melbourne, Victoria