Tuesday 16 December 1930US date format: 12/16/1930, UK date format: 16/12/1930
It was Tuesday, under the sign of Sagittarius (see planets position on December 16, 1930). The US president was Herbert Hoover (Republican).
Famous people born on this day include Sam Most and Bill Brittain.
Reaching for the Moon, directed by Edmund Goulding, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1930
On TV people were watching Looney Tunes.
But much more happened that day: find out below..
What the sky looked like on 16 December 1930
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Which were the important events of 16 December 1930 ?
- R.C. Saints - O Sapientia ; Adelaide of Italy
- South Africa - Day of Reconciliation
- Nepal - Constitution Day (To be confirmed)
- Kazakhstan - Independence Day
- Bahrain - National Day
- Bangladesh - Victory Day
- Sam Most: American jazz flutist, composer and recording artist with jazz greats, including Tommy Dorsey, Teddy Wilson, Buddy Rich and more.
- Bill Brittain: American author (d. 2011).
- Bill Young: American sergeant and politician (d. 2013).
- Herman Lamm: German-born American bank robber (Born 1890).
- Golfer Bobby Jones wins James E Sullivan Award.
- Bank robber Herman Lamm and members of his crew are killed by a posse of 200, following a botched bank robbery in Clinton, Indiana.
Planetary positions on this day
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Which were the top hits in that special week of December 1930 ?
Top #3 songs in the USA
- Something to Remember You By - Libby Holman
- You're Driving me Crazy - Nick Lucas
- Wayne King & His Orchestra - The Waltz You Saved for Me