October 1930 calendar

October 1930

Learn the most interesting events and historical facts that happened in October 1930.
The US president was Herbert Hoover (Republican), the UK Prime Minister was Ramsay MacDonald (Labour), Pope Pius XI was leading the Catholic Church.

But much more happened on October 1930: find out below


Historical Events

Which were the important events of October 1930?


  • 01 Oct 1930 Soccer team WHC forms
  • 05 Oct 1930 British airship R101 crashes in France to India on its maiden voyage killing 48 people.
  • 08 Oct 1930 Philadelphia Athletics beat Saint Louis Cardinals, four games to two in 27th World Series.
  • 09 Oct 1930 1st transcontinental flight by a woman completed, Laura Ingalls
  • 10 Oct 1930 AP votes Joe Cronin unofficial AL MVP and BWA names Hack Wilson NL MVP
  • 14 Oct 1930 Ethel Mermans debuts on Broadway in Girl Crazy
  • 18 Oct 1930 Joseph Sylvester becomes first jockey to win 7 races in one day.
  • 20 Oct 1930 Adventures of Sherlock Holmes, premiers on NBC radio
  • 22 Oct 1930 1st concerto of BBC Symphony Orchestra, under Adrian Boult
  • 24 Oct 1930 A bloodless coup d'etat in Brazil ousts Washington Luis Pereira de Sousa, the last President of the First Republic. Getulio Dornelles Vargas is then installed as ''provisional president.''
  • 25 Oct 1930 First scheduled transcontinental air service begins.
  • 27 Oct 1930 ratifications exchanged in London on the first London Naval Treaty signed in April modifying the Washington Naval Treaty of 1925. Its arms limitation provisions go into effect immediately, hence putting more limits on the expensive naval arms race between its five signatories (the United Kingdom, the United States, the Japanese Empire, France, and Italy.)
  • 29 Oct 1930 1st Eastern Canada night CF game: Oshawa vs. Toronto Balmy Beach
  • 30 Oct 1930 Turkey and Greece sign a treaty of friendship.
  • 14 Oct 1930 The former and first President of Finland, K. J. Ståhlberg, and his wife, Ester Ståhlberg, are kidnapped from their home by members of the far-right Lapua Movement.[9]


Which were the most popular Movies released in that month?