September 29, 1930 in History

Day of the Week: Monday

Events in History

  • 1st Canadian football game played under lights, Hamilton-UBC
  • BoquerĂ³n battle ends Paraguay border dispute
  • NYC College offers 1st course in radio advertising

Birthdays in History

  • Colin Dexter, English crime writer (Inspector Morse), born in Stamford, Lincolnshire (d. 2017)
  • Morag Timbury, director (Central Public Health Laboratory)
  • Peter Miller, CEO (Lloyd's of London)

Deaths in History

  • Ilya Yefimovich Repin, Russian painter (b. 1844)