Wednesday January 01, 1930, NewYear’s Day

US date format: 1/1/1930, UK date format: 1/1/1930

It was Wednesday, under the sign of Capricorn (see zodiac on January 1, 1930). The US president was Herbert Hoover (Republican), the UK Prime Minister was Ramsay MacDonald (Labour), Pope Pius XI was leading the Catholic Church. Famous people born on this day include Ty Hardin and Frederick Wiseman. The Informer, directed by Arthur Robison, was one of the most viewed movie released in 1930
But much more happened that day: find out below..

You can also have a look at the year 1930, at January 01 across the years or at January 1930 calendar.

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Historical Events

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Events

  • Earl Claus von Stauffenberg promoted to 2nd lieutenant
  • Jurgens and Van den Berg merge with Lever Brothers to form Unilever.
  • Early US radio comedy program The Cuckoo Hour debuts on NBC-Blue, created by Raymond Knight.

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Movies

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The Informer

The Informer

Release year: 1929

Directed by: Arthur Robison

Starring: Lya De Putti, Lars Hanson, Warwick Ward, Carl Harbord

Small Timers

Small Timers

Release year: 1929

Directed by: Jonny Cruz

Woman to Woman

Woman to Woman

Release year: 1929

Directed by: Victor Saville

Starring: Betty Compson, George Barraud, Juliette Compton, Margaret Chambers

The Virginian

The Virginian

Release year: 1929

Directed by: Victor Fleming

Starring: Gary Cooper, Walter Huston, Mary Brian, Richard Arlen

Country: United States of America

The Racketeer

The Racketeer

Release year: 1929

Directed by: Howard Higgin

Starring: Robert Armstrong, Carole Lombard, Roland Drew, Paul Hurst

Country: United States of America

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Music charts

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Magazine Covers

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Books

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Videogames

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Frequently Asked Questions

What day of the week was on January 01, 1930?

On January 01, 1930 the day of the week was Wednesday.

What zodiac sign is January 01, 1930?

On January 01, 1930 the zodiac sign was Capricorn.

Who was the US President on January 01, 1930?

On January 01, 1930 the US President was Herbert Hoover (Republican).

Who was the UK Prime Minister on January 01, 1930?

On January 01, 1930 the UK Prime Minister was Ramsay MacDonald (Labour).

Who was the Pope on January 01, 1930?

On January 01, 1930 Pope Pius XI was leading the Catholic Church.

Which famous people are born on January 01, 1930?

On January 01, 1930 several famous people were born including, Ty Hardin, Frederick Wiseman, Bitti Bergamo.