genealogyonline

About the day » Saturday February 1, 1930Calender converter

February 2, 1930 Next pagePrevious page February 1930

Source: Wikipedia Historical context
  • Koningin WilhelminaKoningin Wilhelmina (Huis van Oranje-Nassau) was from 1890 till 1948 sovereign of the Netherlands (also known as Koninkrijk der Nederlanden)
  • In The Netherlands , there was from August 10, 1929 to May 26, 1933 the cabinet Ruys de Beerenbrouck III, with Jonkheer mr. Ch.J.M. Ruys de Beerenbrouck (RKSP) as prime minister.
  • The Netherlands had about 7.8 million citizens.
  • British Airship R101 crashed in France en-route to India on its maiden voyage.
  • A bloodless coup d'état in Brazil ousts Washington Luís Pereira de Sousa, the last President of the First Republic. Getúlio Dornelles Vargas is then installed as "provisional president."
  • Constantinople and Angora change their names to Istanbul and Ankara.
Weather

The temperature on February 1, 1930 was between 1.5 °C and 4.9 °C and averaged 3.1 °C. There was 0.3 mm of rain. The average windspeed was 4 Bft (moderate breeze) and was prevailing from the east-southeast.

Source: KNMI (weather station De Bilt/The Netherlands) 

Source: Delpher (Koninklijke Bibliotheek Newspapers from February 1, 1930 at Delpher

Born on February 1
Died on February 1

Names that were popular for boys in 1930
  • Johannes
  • Jan
  • Cornelis
  • Hendrik
  • Willem
  • Gerrit
  • Petrus
  • Adrianus
  • Jacobus
  • Pieter
  • Antonius
  • Gerardus
  • Jacob
  • Wilhelmus
  • Hendrikus
Names that were popular for girls in 1930
  • Maria
  • Johanna
  • Anna
  • Cornelia
  • Wilhelmina
  • Elisabeth
  • Adriana
  • Catharina
  • Hendrika
  • Petronella
  • Jacoba
  • Aaltje
  • Geertruida
  • Helena
  • Margaretha