Friday 19 September 1930
It was Friday, under the sign of Virgo. The US president was Herbert Hoover (Republican).
Famous people born on this day include Muhal Richard Abrams and Rosemary Harris.
Madam Satan, directed by Cecil B. DeMille, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1930
while The Woman of Andros by Thornton Wilder 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 19 September 1930 ?
- Heine Westenfluss's birthday, from Gundam SEED DESTINY.
- Hermione Granger's birthday, from J.K. Rowling's series Harry Potter.
- International Talk Like a Pirate Day
- Saint Kitts and Nevis - Independence Day (from Great Britain, 1983)
- Japan - Respect for the Aged Day (traditional - beginning in 2003, the holiday is held on the third Monday of September.)
- Chile - Armed Forces Day
- Church of England - Theodore of Tarsus
- Also see September 19 (Eastern Orthodox liturgics)
- RC Saints - Saint Januarius
- In ancient Greece, the sixth day of the Eleusinian Mysteries, when the procession to Eleusis began at the Kerameikos in Athens.
- Muhal Richard Abrams: Composer.
- Rosemary Harris: Ashby Suffolk, England -- Actress (Holocaust).
- Ruth Cardoso: Brazilian news figure, the wife of Fernando Henrique Cardoso who won the Presidential election, taking office 1/01/1995.
- Robert Parienté: French journalist, a big name in sports journalism and author of twenty books.
- Peter Rost: British politician born while his parents were in Germany.
- Muhal Abrams: American pianist composer and educator
- Bettye Lane: American photographer and journalist (d. 2012)
- Antonio Margheriti: Italian director producer and screenwriter (d. 2002)
- Derek Nimmo: English actor (d. 1999)
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- Star Dust - Isham Jones & His Orchestra
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