On This Day

September 8, 1930 in History

Day of the Week: Monday

Events in History

  • 1st appearance of comic strip "Blondie"
  • American inventor Richard Gurley Drew creates Scotch tape
  • NYC public schools begin teaching Hebrew

Birthdays in History

  • Emilio Azcarraga Milmo, American Mexican media tycoon (Televisa), born in San Antonio, Texas (d. 1997)
  • Nguyễn Cao Kỳ, Premier of South Vietnam (1965-67), born in Sơn Tây, Indochina (d. 2011)
  • Robert W. Firestone, American author and clinical psychologist, born in Brooklyn, New York
1930 in History