On This Day

June 30, 1936 in History

Day of the Week: Tuesday

Events in History

  • 40 hour work week law approved for US federal employees

Event of interestEvent of Interest

Ethiopian Emperor Haile Selassie asks the League of Nations for sanctions against Italy

Ethiopian Emperor Haile Selassie
Ethiopian Emperor
Haile Selassie

Book releaseHistoric Publication

Margaret Mitchell's novel "Gone with the Wind" published


Birthdays in History

  • Tom Frost, American rock climber (founder gear & apparel company Patagonia), born in Los Angeles, California (d. 2018)