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 This day in History - October 30
392 Historic Events for October 30
1910

Miguel Hernadez Gilabert, Spain, poet (Viento del Pueblo)

Birth
1911

Clark Griffith is named manager of Wash Senators

Event
1912

Preston Lockwood, actor (House of Windsor, Black Candle)

Birth
1912

Jan Karol Gali, composer, dies at 56

Death
1912

Preston Lockwood, British(?) actor/writer, dies

Death
1913

Joris No‰, Flemish literary

Birth
1914

Allied offensive at Ypres (Belgium) begins

Event
1914

Ernst Stadler, writer, dies at 31

Death
1914

Patsy Montana Ruby Blevins, singer

Birth
1914

Marius Hendrikus Flothuis, Dutch composer/author (Mozart biography)

Birth
1914

Marion Ladewig, Mich, bowler (9 time woman bowler of year 1950-63)

Birth
1915

Gervys Rignold Hazlitt, cricketer (9 Tests for Aust 1907-12), dies

Death
1915

Pierre Wissmer, Swiss composer (Capitaine Bruno)

Birth
1916

Silas Gamaliel Pratt, composer, dies at 70

Death
1917

British govt gives final approval to Balfour Declaration

Event
1917

Ruth Hussey, Providence RI, actress (Another Thin Man, Phila Story)

Birth
1918

Ted Williams, hitter (Red Sox, AL MVP '46, '49; Trip Crown '42, '47)

Birth
1918

Slovakia asks for creation of Czechoslovakian state

Event
1918

Robert Feller, MLB pitcher (Red Sox, led AL in strikeouts 7 times)

Birth
1919

Jane Randolph, singer, backup for Tony Orlando (Dawn)

Birth
1919

Baseball league presidents call for abolishment of spitball

Event
1921

Charles Bronson, actor (Magnificent Seven, Dirty Dozen, Deathwish)

Birth
1922

Anxious to compete with the Yankees, the NY Giants pay $65,000 and 3 players for Jack Bentley (hits .349 and is 13-1 as pitcher in 1922)

Event
1922

Mussolini forms govt in Italy

Event
1923

Andrew Bonar Law, English PM (C), dies at 64

Death