Friday 19 December 1930
It was Friday, under the sign of Sagittarius. The US president was Herbert Hoover (Republican).
Famous people born on this day include Nicole Questiaux and Jan Bone.
Paid, directed by Sam Wood, 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 19 December 1930
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Which were the important events of 19 December 1930 ?
- 2003 - the events of the fictional docu-drama The Day Britain Stopped take place.
- Roman festivals - Opalia
- Also see December 19 (Eastern Orthodox liturgics)
- Nicole Questiaux: Nantes Politician.
- Jan Bone: American freelance writer who sold over 400 articles to the National Enquirer alone, plus many more to other magazines and papers.
- Wally Olins: English businessman and academic (d. 2014).
- James Weldon Johnson resigns as executive secretary of NAACP.
- Mount Merapi volcano in central Java, Indonesia, erupts, destroying numerous villages and killing thirteen hundred people.
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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