1930

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Events

January

February

March

  • March 22: Prisoners in Greece go on strike demanding better food.
  • March 28: The Turkish government announces that henceforth Constantinople shall be called Istanbul. Angora is officially named Ankara.

April

June

  • June 1: Panathinaikos thrash Olympiakos 8-2 in their greatest triumph ever over their "eternal enemies". Before the match Olympiakos fans carried a coffin into the stadium, in which they would bury their opponents. In the riots that followed, the coffin broke to pieces.
  • June 6: Jim Londos defeats Dick Shikat to win the NBA world championship of wrestling.
  • June 8: A Breguet Bre 19, appropriately adapted and named Ā«HellasĀ», with pilot 1st lieutenet Evangelos Papadakis and observer Colonel Christos Adamides on board, took off from Tatoi and flew around the Mediterranean sea in 20 days covering a distance of 12,000 Km.
  • June 30: The Law School of the University of Thessaloniki is established.

July

August

October

November

December

Births

February

March

July

October

December

Deaths

July

November