About March 30

March 30, 2024 is the 90th day of the year 2024 in the Gregorian calendar. There are 276 days remaining until the end of this year. The day of the week is Saturday.

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Aries is the sun 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 305 days remaining before the start of the next Chinese New Year.

What Happened On March 30

  • 1822
    The Florida Territory is created in the United States.
  • 1844
    One of the most important battles of the Dominican War of Independence from Haiti takes place near the city of Santiago de los Caballeros.
  • 1856
    The Treaty of Paris is signed, ending the Crimean War.
  • 1863
    Danish prince Wilhelm Georg is chosen as King George of Greece.
  • 1867
    Alaska is purchased from Russia for $7.2 million, about 2 cent/acre ($4.19/km²), by United States Secretary of State William H. Seward.
  • 1870
    Texas is readmitted to the Union following Reconstruction.
  • 1909
    The Queensboro Bridge opens, linking Manhattan and Queens.
  • 1910
    The Mississippi Legislature founds The University of Southern Mississippi.
  • 1912
    Sultan Abdelhafid signs the Treaty of Fez, making Morocco a French protectorate.
  • 1918
    Outburst of bloody March Events in Baku and other locations of Baku Governorate.
  • 1940
    Sino-Japanese War: Japan declares Nanking capital of a new Chinese puppet government, nominally controlled by Wang Ching-wei.
  • 1944
    World War II: Allied bombers conduct their most severe bombing run on Sofia, Bulgaria.
  • 1945
    World War II: Soviet Union forces invade Austria and take Vienna; Polish and Soviet forces liberate Gdańsk.
  • 1965
    Vietnam War: A car bomb explodes in front of the US Embassy, Saigon, killing 22 and wounding 183 others.
  • 1976
    The first Land Day protests are held in Israel/Palestine.
  • 1979
    Airey Neave, a British Member of Parliament, is killed by a car bomb as he exits the Palace of Westminster. The Irish National Liberation Army claims responsibility.
  • 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.

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