Monday 15 September 1930
It was Monday, under the sign of Virgo. The US president was Herbert Hoover (Republican).
Famous people born on this day include Claude Nicolet and Pierino Baffi.
Madam Satan, directed by Cecil B. DeMille, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1930
while Exile by Warwick Deeping 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 15 September 1930 ?
- Bulgaria - The first day of school.
- Japan - Respect for the Aged Day before 2003; beginning in 2003, Respect for the Aged Day is held on the third Monday of September.
- The United Kingdom - the British commemorate the Battle of Britain on the day of the last massive Luftwaffe attack in 1940.
- Also see September 15 (Eastern Orthodox liturgics).
- RC Saints - Feast day of Our Lady of Sorrows.
- Independence Day from Spain (1821) for Costa Rica, El Salvador, Guatemala, Honduras, and Nicaragua, celebrated everywhere with marches from schoolchildren.
- In ancient Greece, the second day of the Eleusinian Mysteries, when the priests of Demeter declared the public start of the rites.
- In Slovakia - Holyday of the Seven sorrows of Virgin Maria
- Claude Nicolet: French historian specializing in ancient Rome, its institutions and political ideas.
- Pierino Baffi: France sport Champion.
- Andre Drille: France sport Champion.
- Endel Lippmaa: Estonian physicist and academic (d. 2015).
- Milton Sills: American actor and screenwriter (d. 1930).
- 1st International bridge match is held in London. US team defeats England
Which were the top hits in that special week of September 1930 ?
Top #1 songs in the USA
- Star Dust - Isham Jones & His Orchestra
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