On This Day

January 30, 1931 in History

Day of the Week: Friday

Birthdays in History

  • Allan W. Eckert, American historian, naturalist, and author, born in Buffalo, New York
  • John Crosbie, Canadian politician, born in St. John's, Canada (d. 2020)
  • Shirley Hazzard, Australian-born author (Transit of Venus), born in Sydney, Australia (d. 2016)
  • Stewart McKinney, American politician (Rep-R-CT, 1971- ), born in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania (d. 1987)