On This Day

What Happened on September 30, 1952

Day of the Week: Tuesday

Famous Birthdays

  • Darrell Hair, cricketer (Australian Test umpire since 1993-94)
  • Frank Zincavage, rocker (Romeo Void)
  • Jack Wild, British actor (Oliver!, H.R. Pufnstuf), born in Lancashire, England (d. 2006)

Famous Deaths

  • Waldorf Astor, House of Lords & Commons/owner of Observer, dies