March 30: Day of the Week
March 30, 2017 was the 89th day of the year 2017 in the Gregorian calendar. There were 276 days remaining until the end of the year. The day of the week was Thursday.
If you are trying to learn Spanish then this day of the week in Spanish is jueves.
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Here’s the March calendar. You can also browse the full year monthly calendar.
Zodiac & Birthstone
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.
March 30 Historical Event(s)
- 1855Origins of the American Civil War: Bleeding Kansas – “Border Ruffians” from Missouri invade Kansas and force election of a pro-slavery legislature.
- 1856The Treaty of Paris is signed, ending the Crimean War.
- 1870Texas is readmitted to the Union following Reconstruction.
- 1910The Mississippi Legislature founds The University of Southern Mississippi.
- 1912Sultan Abdelhafid signs the Treaty of Fez, making Morocco a French protectorate.
- 1944Allied bombing raid on Nuremberg. Along the English eastern coast 795 aircraft are despatched, including 572 Lancasters, 214 Halifaxes and 9 Mosquitos. The bombers meet resistance at the coasts of Belgium and the Netherlands from German fighters. In total, 95 bombers are lost, making it the largest Bomber Command loss of World War II.
- 1945World War II: Soviet Union forces invade Austria and take Vienna; Polish and Soviet forces liberate Gdańsk.
- 1976The first Land Day protests are held in Israel/Palestine.
- 1981President Ronald Reagan is shot in the chest outside a Washington, D.C., hotel by John Hinckley, Jr.
- 2009Twelve gunmen attack the Manawan Police Academy in Lahore, Pakistan.
Who were born on March 30?
- 1940Hans Ragnemalm, Swedish professor of public law, and judge
- 1945Eric Clapton, British guitarist
- 1945Johnnie Walker, British DJ
- 1949Liza Frulla, Quebec politician
- 1959Sabine Meyer, German clarinetist
- 1963Eli-Eri Moura, Brazilian composer and conductor
- 1964Vlado Bozinovski, Australian former footballer
- 1981Jammal Brown, American football player
- 1989Chris Sale, American baseball player
- 1990Rodney Strasser, Sierra Leonean footballer
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