Sunday 4 May 1930
It was Sunday, under the sign of Taurus. The US president was Herbert Hoover (Republican).
Famous people born on this day include Roberta Peters in New York City and Raymond Grassi.
Born Reckless, directed by Andrew Bennison, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1930
while Exile by Warwick Deeping was one of the best selling books.
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Which were the important events of 4 May 1930 ?
- Star Wars day, "May the 4th be with you" pun on "May the force be with you"
- Republic of China - Literary Day (???, commemorating May Fourth Movement).
- International Firefighters' Day.
- Saint Ladislaus of Gielnow
- People's Republic of China - Youth Day (???, commemorating May Fourth Movement).
- Blessed Catherine of Park
- Saint Judas Cyriacus
- Saint Florian
- Saint Godehard
- Saint Monica of Hippo (d. 387)
- Saint Ethelred
- Saint Silvianus
- Saint Titianus
- Saint Willerik
- Saint John Houghton, Saint Robert Lawrence, Saint Augustine Webster, Saint Richard Reynolds, and Saint John Hale; all put to death in 1535.
- Saint Malou
- The Netherlands - Remembrance of the Dead.
- Roberta Peters in New York City: New York, USA; operatic soprano (New York Metropolitan).
- Raymond Grassi: France sport Champion.
- Katherine Jackson: mother of the Jackson musical family.
- Roberta Peters: American soprano.
- r May 5 ampndash Mahatma Gandhi is arrested again.
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