Monday 13 January 1930
It was Monday, under the sign of Capricorn. The US president was Herbert Hoover (Republican).
The Farmer's Wife, directed by Alfred Hitchcock, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1930
while Cimarron by Edna Ferber was one of the best selling books.
But much more happened that day: find out below..
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Which were the important events of 13 January 1930 ?
- In Sweden, Christmas ends on the 20th day, St. Knut's Day. Children celebrate a party throwing out the Christmas tree (julgransplundring).
- Hilaire Gaviano: Italy sport Champion.
- Frances Sternhagen: American actress.
- Frances Sternhagen in Washington DC: USA; actress (Outland, Starting Over).
- Roman Ciesiewicz: Artist / graphic designer.
- Liz Anderson: American singer.
- C-E Auguste Rateau: French inventor (R-steam turbine), dies at age 66.
- Mickey Mouse comic strip makes its first appearance.
- The first Mickey Mouse comic strip is published, in the New York Mirror newspaper in the USA. The strip is initially written by Walt Disney, and drawn by Ub Iwerks.
- The Mickey Mouse comic strip makes its first appearance.
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