- Edith Sitwell
for September 30
1777 - The Congress of the United States moved to York, PA, due to the advancing British forces.
1935 - "The Adventures of Dick Tracey" debuted on Mutual Radio Network.
1938 - The Munich Conference ended with a decision to appease Adolf Hitler. Britain and France allowed Czechoslovakia's Sudetenland to be annexed by the Nazis.
1982 - "Cheers" began an 11-year run on NBC-TV. The show ended on August 19, 1993.
1992 - George Brett of the Kansas City Royals reached his 3,000th career hit during a game against the California Angels.