Wednesday February 05, 1930

US date format: 2/5/1930, UK date format: 5/2/1930

It was Wednesday, under the sign of Aquarius (see birth chart on February 5, 1930). The US president was Herbert Hoover (Republican). Famous people born on this day include Liliane Wouters and John A Gambling. City Girl, directed by F.W. Murnau, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1930
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City Girl

Directed by: F.W. Murnau

Starring: Charles Farrell, Mary Duncan, David Torrence, Edith Yorke

Country: United States of America

Anna Christie

Directed by: Clarence Brown

Starring: Greta Garbo, Charles Bickford, George F. Marion, Marie Dressler

Country: United States of America

The Show of Shows

Directed by: John G. Adolfi

Starring: Frank Fay, William Courtenay, H.B. Warner, Hobart Bosworth

Country: United States of America

The Vagabond Lover

Directed by: Marshall Neilan

Starring: Rudy Vallee, Sally Blane, Marie Dressler, Charles Sellon

It's a Great Life

Directed by: Sam Wood

Starring: Rosetta Duncan, Vivian Duncan, Lawrence Gray, Jed Prouty


Historical Events

Which were the important events of February 05, 1930?


  • Kashmir Day observes as public holiday in Pakistan.
  • Catholicism - Feast day of Saint Agatha of Sicily, patron saint of firework makers and glass blowers.
  • Saint Bertolf


  • 5th Aliyah to Israel begins

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