What happened this day in history March 30

What are the important events that happened on March 30? Here are historical events, facts, and some myths about this day.

March 30: Facts & Myths About This Day

March 30 is the 90th day of the year 2020 in the Gregorian calendar. There are 276 days remaining until the end of this year. The day of the week is Monday.

Under the Julian calendar, this day is March 17, 2020 – a Monday. Both day of the week are the same but did you notice the difference with the Gregorian calendar?

When this day started, 26,425,440 minutes has elapsed since midnight of January 1, 1970 – the Unix epoch.

Strange as it may, if we name this day after a polygon then it will be called ‘enneacontagon’ day.

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Aries is the zodiac sign of a person born on this day. Aquamarine is the modern birthstone for this month. Jade is the mystical birthstone from Tibetan origin that dates back over a thousand years.

According to the lunisolar Chinese calendar, there are 319 days remaining before the start of the next Chinese New Year.

The ancient Maya civilization believes that the end of the world will happen on December 21, 2012. There are now 2,656 days since this fabled cataclysmic event.

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March 30 Historical Events

  • 1856
    The Treaty of Paris is signed, ending the Crimean War.
  • 1870
    Texas is readmitted to the Union following Reconstruction.
  • 1949
    A riot breaks out in Austurvöllur square in Reykjavík, when Iceland joins NATO.
  • 1954
    The Yonge Street subway line opens in Toronto. It is the first subway in Canada.
  • 1972
    Vietnam War: The Easter Offensive begins after North Vietnamese forces cross into the Demilitarized Zone (DMZ) of South Vietnam.
  • 1976
    The first Land Day protests are held in Israel/Palestine.
  • 1981
    President Ronald Reagan is shot in the chest outside a Washington, D.C., hotel by John Hinckley, Jr.
  • 1982
    Space Shuttle program: STS-3 Mission is completed with the landing of Columbia at White Sands Missile Range, New Mexico.
  • 2006
    The United Kingdom Terrorism Act 2006 becomes a law.
  • 2009
    Twelve gunmen attack the Manawan Police Academy in Lahore, Pakistan.

Who were born on March 30?

  • 1830
    Mihály Zsupánek Slovene writer, poet and soldier in Hungary (d. 1898? 1905?)
  • 1880
    Sean O'Casey, Irish dramatist (d. 1964)
  • 1895
    Jean Giono, French author (d. 1970)
  • 1949
    Ray Magliozzi, American radio personality
  • 1956
    Juanito Oiarzabal, Basque mountaineer
  • 1966
    Efstratios Grivas, Greek chess grandmaster and author
  • 1967
    Christopher Bowman, American figure skater (d. 2008)
  • 1968
    Donna D'Errico, American actress and model
  • 1976
    Mark McClelland, Northern Irish musician (Degrassi)
  • 1990
    Cassie Scerbo, American actress

Who died on March 30?

  • 365
    Jin Aidi, emperor of the Eastern Jin Dynasty (b. 341)
  • 1526
    Konrad Mutian, German humanist (b. 1471)
  • 1783
    William Hunter, Scottish anatomist (b. 1718)
  • 1830
    Ludwig I, Grand Duke of Baden (b. 1763)
  • 1896
    Charilaos Trikoupis, seven times prime-minister of Greece (b. 1832)
  • 1959
    Daniil Andreev, Russian writer and mystic (b. 1906)
  • 1965
    Philip Showalter Hench, American physician, recipient of the Nobel Prize in Physiology or Medicine (b. 1896)
  • 1966
    Newbold Morris, American politician (b. 1902)
  • 1985
    Harold Peary, American actor and singer (b. 1908)
  • 2006
    Red Hickey, American football coach (b. 1917)

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