March 30 History

March is the third month of the year in our modern-day Gregorian calendar. It was originally the first month of the year in the Roman calendar and named Martius

According to Gregory calendar, the day number 365 in a year and if it is a leap year then the day number is 366. March 30 has its own special significance in India and world history.

March is the third month of the year in both the Gregorian calendar and its predecessor, the Julian calendar. It was named after the Roman god of war, Mars.

March starts on the same day of the week as February and November and ends on the same day of the week as June in common years.

The page contains not only the Important historical events but also famous birthdays and deaths of each day. Search what happened today in Indian history and world history.

Here you will find some important events that happened today in Indian and world History on March 30. Read on to know more about this day.

List of Important Historical events of 30 March:

  • 1778: Playwright Voltaire crowned with laurel wreath.
  • 1814: After defeating Napoleon Bonaporte, British army marches towards Paris.
  • 1842: Ether was first used as a anesthetic.
  • 1867: America buys Alaska from Russia for 72 million dollars.
  • 1908: Film actress Devika Rani was born in Visakhapatnam.
  • 1932: The autobiography of Frank Lloyd Wright is published.
  • 1933: 68 people died in Tornado, southern United States.
  • 1949: Rajasthan state was established and Jaipur was made its capital.
  • 1950: Murray Hill invented photo transistors.
  • 1963: Graham Hill won the 1963 Lambakh Trophy motor race.
  • 1976: Illegal Occupied Palestine holds a huge demonstration called Bhumi Divas.
  • 1982: NASA’s spacecraft Columbia returns to Earth after completing the STS-3 mission.
  • 1992: Renowned filmmaker Satyajit Ray was honored with the Honor Oscar Award.
  • 1998: Some 3000-year-old glossaries engraved on a sheep bone were found in Shandong, northern part of China.
  • 2002: Renowned musician Anand Bakshi died.
  • 2005: Famous cartoonist and author O.V.Vijayan died.
  • 2006: Hindi prose, novelist, satirist and journalist Manohar Shyam Joshi died.
  • 2012: Spain’s budget stuck in recession is cut by 27 billion euros.

Famous birthdays and birth anniversaries on this day

  • 1853: Vincent van Gogh, a Dutch post-impressionist painter.
  • 1894: Sergey Ilyushin, a Soviet aircraft designer.
  • 1899: Sharadindu Bandyopadhyay, an Indian Bengali-language writer.
  • 1906: General Kodendera Subayya Thimayya, the 6th Commander-in-Chief of the Indian Army.
  • 1908: Devika Rani, an actress in Indian films.
  • 1938: Klaus Martin Schwab, the founder and executive chairman of the World Economic Forum.
  • 1977: Abhishek Chaubey, an Indian filmmaker.
  • 1992: Palak Muchhal, an Indian playback singer.

Death anniversaries of famous people in India and the world

  • 1664: Guru Har Krishan, the eighth of the ten Sikh Gurus.
  • 1925: Rudolf Steiner, an Austrian philosopher, social reformer, architect, esotericist, and claimed clairvoyant.
  • 2002: Anand Bakshi, a popular Indian poet, and lyricist.
  • 2005: O. V. Vijayan, an Indian author, and cartoonist.

The Most Important Historical events of March Month

March 01 March 02 March 03 March 04

March 05 March 06 March 07 March 08

March 09 March 10 March 11 March 12

March 13 March 14 March 15 March 16

March 17 March 18 March 19 March 20

March 21 March 22 March 23 March 24

March 25 March 26 March 27 March 28

March 29 March 30 March 31

Also See: Today in Indian and World History – What Happened Today In History


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