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September 24, 1930 in History

Day of the Week: Wednesday

Birthdays in History

  • John Young, American astronaut and 9th person to walk on the Moon (Gemini 3 & 10; Apollo 10 & 16; STS-1 & -9), born in San Francisco, California (d. 2018)
  • Józef Krupiński, Polish poet (Marsz żałobny), born in Skarbanowo, Poland (d. 1998)

Deaths in History

  • William A. MacCorkle, American politician, 90th Governor of West Virginia, dies at 73
1930 in History