1930 in the United States

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1930
in
the United States

Decades:
See also:

Events from the year 1930 in the United States.

Incumbents[edit]

Federal Government[edit]

Events[edit]

January–March[edit]

April–June[edit]

May 20: Chrysler Building completed

July–September[edit]

October–December[edit]

Undated[edit]

  • A Jamaican ginger ("Jake") paralysis outbreak occurs across the South and Midwest.
  • 1930–1931 – Crazy Horse’s lifelong friend, He Dog, is interviewed by journalist Eleanor Hinman and Nebraska writer Mari Sandoz.
  • A record drought in the eastern part of the nation[2] sees Upper Tract, West Virginia record only 9.50 inches (241.3 mm) of precipitation for the year – the record lowest for a calendar year in the US east of the Mississippi.[3] Averaged over the contiguous US the twelve months from July 1930 to June 1931 remains the driest such period on record.[4]

Ongoing[edit]

Births[edit]

January[edit]

February[edit]

March[edit]

April[edit]

May[edit]

June[edit]

July[edit]

August[edit]

September[edit]

October[edit]

November[edit]

December[edit]

Deaths[edit]

See also[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ Aaseng, Nathan (2005). Business Builders In Sweets and Treats. The Oliver Press. p. 80. ISBN 1-881508-84-6.
  2. ^ Henry, Alfred J.; ‘The Weather of 1930 in the United States’; Monthly Weather Review, December 1930, pp. 351-354
  3. ^ Record Minimum Annual Precipitation by State
  4. ^ Climate at a Glance: Contiguous US Precipitation July to June; National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration
  5. ^ Lee Ellis (2004). Who's who of NASA Astronauts. Americana Group Publishing. p. 405. ISBN 978-0-9667961-4-8.
  6. ^ Caryn Hannan (1 January 1999). Georgia Biographical Dictionary. State History Publications. p. 446. ISBN 978-1-878592-42-2.
  7. ^ Tracy Chevalier (12 October 2012). Encyclopedia of the Essay. Routledge. p. 903. ISBN 978-1-135-31410-1.
  8. ^ "Anton LaVey | Biography, Books, & Facts". Encyclopedia Britannica. Retrieved 16 January 2021.
  9. ^ William vanden Heuvel, Diplomat and a Kennedy Confidant, Dies at 91
  10. ^ Henry Louis Gates Jr.; Evelyn Brooks Higginbotham (29 April 2004). African American Lives. Oxford University Press. p. 373. ISBN 978-0-19-988286-1.
  11. ^ Jay Parini (2004). The Oxford Encyclopedia of American Literature. Oxford University Press. p. 135. ISBN 978-0-19-515653-9.
  12. ^ Jack Adrian (30 September 1999). "Obituary: Marion Zimmer Bradley". The Independent. Retrieved 22 May 2020.
  13. ^ Charles Moritz (1992). Current Biography Yearbook. H. W. Wilson Company. p. 399.
  14. ^ Carlson, Michael (2019-03-05). "Charles McCarry obituary". The Guardian. Retrieved 2019-03-19.
  15. ^ Smith, Dinitia (October 14, 2019). "Harold Bloom, Critic Who Championed Western Canon, Dies at 89". The New York Times. ISSN 0362-4331. Retrieved October 14, 2019.
  16. ^ S. Ward (2001). Meet Shel Silverstein. The Rosen Publishing Group. p. 6. ISBN 978-0-8239-5709-5.
  17. ^ "Edward H. White II | American astronaut". Encyclopedia Britannica. Retrieved 19 January 2021.
  18. ^ "Jack McKeon Managerial Record". Baseball-Reference.com. Retrieved 2020-01-18.
  19. ^ Hans Krabbendam; Johannes Leendert Krabbendam (2001). The Model Man: A Life of Edward William Bok, 1863-1930. Rodopi. p. 224. ISBN 90-420-1495-4.
  20. ^ Fishinger, Sondra. "Mary E. Wilkins Freeman, 1852–1930", in Past and Promise: Lives of New Jersey Women. Syracuse, NY: Syracuse University Press, 1997: 139. ISBN 0-8156-0418-1
  21. ^ WILLIAM B. HANNA.; New York Sports Writer, Who Had a Long Career, Dies.

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