#
Boosts
Is this date important to you? Boost it!

Tuesday 6 May 1930

It was Tuesday, under the sign of Taurus. The US president was Herbert Hoover (Republican). Famous people born on this day include Philippe Beaussant and Kjell Bækkelund. Born Reckless, directed by Andrew Bennison, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1930
But much more happened that day: find out below..

You can also have a look at the whole 1930 or at May 06 across the years.

Old Newspapers

Old Newspapers

Have a look at the old newspapers from 6 May 1930 and get them!

Movies

Which were the most popular movies released in the last 30 days ?

Born Reckless

Directed by: Andrew Bennison

Starring: Edmund Lowe, Catherine Dale Owen, Frank Albertson

Country: United States

More info

One Romantic Night

Directed by: Paul L. Stein

Starring: Lillian Gish, Rod La Rocque, Conrad Nagel

Country: United States

Asphalt

Directed by: Joe May

Starring: Albert Steinrck, Else Heller, Gustav Frhlich

Country: United States

More info

Old and New

Directed by: Grigori Aleksandrov

Starring: Marfa Lapkina, M. Ivanin, Konstantin Vasilyev

Country: United States

More info

Paramount on Parade

Directed by: Dorothy Arzner

Starring: Jean Arthur, Clara Bow, Maurice Chevalier

Country: United States

More info

Find out your future

Get a FREE Numerology report based on the digits of 6 May 1930!

GET YOUR FREE NUMEROLOGY REPORT NOW

Wish him/her..

Send your special wishes with this personalized page

Send him/her your special wishes with this personalized page

Click here for a personalized message

Historical Events

Which were the important events of 6 May 1930 ?

Holidays:
  • New Martyr Demetrios of the Peloponnesus (d. 1803)
  • Seraphim the Struggler of Mt. Domvu
  • Micah of Radonezh
  • New Martyr Elias Ardunis
  • Righteous Job the Long-suffering (OT)
Famous Birthdays:
  • Philippe Beaussant: French musicologist and novelist, an expert on French baroque music, on which he has published widely.
  • Kjell Bækkelund: Norwegian classical pianist, born in Oslo.
  • David Carpenter: American homicide, leaving the California parks in terror after a trail of rape, robbery and murder with victims shot and stabbed, a series of macabre murders.
  • Mordechai Gur: Israeli politician and the 10th Chief of Staff of the Israel Defense Forces.
  • Guy Piau: French senior official and freemason, Director of hospitals and Grand Master of the Grand Lodge of France.
See other famous people born on 06 May
Facts:
  • The Great Salmas Earthquake in Iran (7.3 on the Richter Scale) kills 4,000 people.

Where were your ancestors 100 years before 6 May 1930

Discover their stories. Preserve your legacy.

Our team of professional genealogists provide full-service genealogical research for clients worldwide, helping them discover their roots and personal history through records, narratives, and DNA.

Request a free consultation

Subscribe to our Newsletter

Don't miss our monthly news, no spam guarantee Click here to Subscribe

...and if 6 May 1930 was your Birth Date then Join our Birthday Club!

Make this date unforgettable

Have a look at our special collection of personalized gifts

Look at our personalized gifts

Genealogy: find out your family heritage

Magazine Covers

What news were making the headlines those days in May 1930?

  • Time: TIME Magazine Cover: Julius H. Barnes -- May 5, 1930
  • Science: Science vol. 71 issue 1844
  • Time: TIME Magazine Cover: Leopold Stokowski -- Apr. 28, 1930

Books

Which were the most popular books released in the last weeks ?

Cimarron

By: Edna Ferber

The basis for the Academy Award-winning major motion picture starring Best Actor nominee Richard Dix and Best Actress nominee Irene Dunne.This vivid and sweeping tale of the Oklahoma Land Rush, from Pulitzer Prize winner Edna Ferber, traces the stunning challenges ...

More info

Exile

By: Warwick Deeping

1930. Warwick, a best-selling novelist in both Europe and America in the 1920s and 1930s, became a household name in the years following the publication of Sorrell and Son.

More info

The Woman of Andros

By: Thornton Wilder

First edition, third printing, March 1930. Pre-Christian era story of love and its loss for sake of family. Wonderfully short novella by the author of "Our Town".

More info

Years of Grace

By: Margaret Ayers Barnes

Book by Barnes, Margaret Ayer

More info

Remember when

Birthday and personalized Football books

Discover our birthday books

Videogames

What videogames would you be playing back in the days ?


#
Boosts
Is this date important to you? Boost it!

Tell the world why 6 May 1930 is such a special date for you!