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  • France
    Monday Mar 30, 1885

    Eiffel Tower

    Eiffel presented his plans to the Société des Ingénieurs Civils

    France
    Monday Mar 30, 1885

    On 30 March 1885, Eiffel presented his plans to the Société des Ingénieurs Civils; after discussing the technical problems and emphasising the practical uses of the tower, he finished his talk by saying the tower would symbolise: Not only the art of the modern engineer, but also the century of Industrand Science in which we are living, and for which the way was prepared by the great scientific movement of the eighteenth century and by the Revolution of 1789, to which this monument will be built as an expression of France's gratitude.




  • Sarawak, Malaysia
    Monday Mar 30, 1964

    Communist insurgency in Sarawak

    Sarawak People's Guerilla Force was formed

    Sarawak, Malaysia
    Monday Mar 30, 1964

    The Sarawak People's Guerilla Force was formed on 30 March 1964 at Mount Asuansang in West Kalimantan with the assistance of the Indonesian Ministry of Foreign Affairs. The SPGF's leaders included Bong Kee Chok, Yang Chu Chung, and Wen Ming Chyuan.




  • North Kalimantan, Indonesia
    Monday Mar 30, 1970

    Communist insurgency in Sarawak

    Head of the Sarawak People's Guerrillas in Sarawak's First Division, formed the North Kalimantan Communist Party

    North Kalimantan, Indonesia
    Monday Mar 30, 1970

    On 30 March 1970, Wen Ming Chyuan, the Head of the Sarawak People's Guerrillas in Sarawak's First Division, formed the North Kalimantan Communist Party.




  • Huế, South Vietnam
    Sunday Mar 30, 1975

    Vietnam War

    The Fall of the city

    Huế, South Vietnam
    Sunday Mar 30, 1975

    By 30 March 100,000 leaderless ARVN troops surrendered as the NVA marched victoriously through Da Nang. With the fall of the city, the defense of the Central Highlands and Northern provinces came to an end.




  • Hamilton, Ohio, U.S.
    Sunday Mar 30, 1975

    Mass Shootings in the United States

    Easter Sunday Massacre

    Hamilton, Ohio, U.S.
    Sunday Mar 30, 1975

    James Urban Ruppert, is an American murderer, who was responsible for one of the deadliest shootings inside a private residence in US history. On Easter Sunday, March 30, 1975, Ruppert murdered 11 family members in his mother's house at 635 Minor Avenue in Hamilton, Ohio in what has been referred to as the "Easter Sunday Massacre." He is serving two life sentences at the Allen Oakwood Correctional Institution in Lima, Ohio.




  • London, England, United Kingdom
    Friday Mar 30, 1979

    The palace of Westminster England

    A Car bomb

    London, England, United Kingdom
    Friday Mar 30, 1979

    A Car bomb claimed the life of Airey Neave, a prominent Conservative politician, while he was driving out of the Commons car park in New Palace Yard. The attack occurred on 30 March 1979, one day after the announcement of that year's general election; both the Irish National Liberation Army and the Provisional IRA claimed responsibility for Neave's assassination, but it is now accepted that the former were responsible.




  • Washington D.C., U.S.
    Monday Mar 30, 1981

    Ronald Reagan

    Assassination Attempt

    Washington D.C., U.S.
    Monday Mar 30, 1981

    On March 30, 1981, Reagan, his press secretary James Brady, Washington police officer Thomas Delahanty, and Secret Service agent Tim McCarthy were struck by gunfire from would-be assassin John Hinckley Jr. outside the Washington Hilton hotel.


  • Estonia
    Friday Mar 30, 1990

    Dissolution of the Soviet Union

    Estonia as an independent state

    Estonia
    Friday Mar 30, 1990

    On March 30, 1990, the Estonian Supreme Council declared the Soviet occupation of Estonia since World War II to be illegal and began reestablishing Estonia as an independent state.


  • Rosario, Argentina
    Wednesday Mar 30, 1994

    Lionel Messi

    Old boys

    Rosario, Argentina
    Wednesday Mar 30, 1994

    A lifelong supporter of Newell's Old Boys, Messi joined the Rosario club when he was six years old. During the six years he played for Newell's, he scored almost 500 goals as a member of "The Machine of '87", the near-unbeatable youth side named for the year of their birth, and regularly entertained crowds by performing ball tricks during half-time of the first team's home games.


  • U.S.
    Monday Mar 30, 1998

    Dwayne Johnson

    New Intercontinental Championship Design

    U.S.
    Monday Mar 30, 1998

    On Raw is War, The Rock debuted a new Intercontinental Championship design and would later overthrow Faarooq as leader of the Nation of Domination to spark a feud between the two.


  • Fukuoka, Japan
    Friday Mar 30, 2001

    Michael Phelps

    2001 World Aquatics Championships

    Fukuoka, Japan
    Friday Mar 30, 2001

    At the World Championship Trials for the 2001 World Aquatics Championships, on March 30, Phelps broke the world record in the 200-meter butterfly to become, at 15 years and 9 months, the youngest male ever to set a world record in swimming.


  • Hong Kong, China
    Sunday Mar 30, 2003

    SARS Coronavirus (Severe Acute Respiratory Syndrome)

    Hong Kong: Massive Building outbreak!

    Hong Kong, China
    Sunday Mar 30, 2003

    On March 30, Hong Kong authorities quarantined estate E of the Amoy Gardens Apartment due to a massive (200+ cases) outbreak in the building.


  • Seattle, Washington, U.S.
    Sunday Mar 30, 2003

    Dwayne Johnson

    WrestleMania XIX

    Seattle, Washington, U.S.
    Sunday Mar 30, 2003

    After failing to win a number one contendership for the World Heavyweight Championship, The Rock went into another program with Stone Cold Steve Austin. This led to a match at WrestleMania XIX, which called back to their previous two WrestleMania encounters, both of which Austin had won.


  • Grand Prairie, Texas, U.S.
    Thursday Mar 30, 2006

    Papa John's Pizza

    Six Flags Received an annual Sponsorship From Papa John's

    Grand Prairie, Texas, U.S.
    Thursday Mar 30, 2006

    On March 30, 2006, Six Flags announced that its parks' pizza would exclusively be from Papa John's. In turn, Six Flags received an annual sponsorship and promotional opportunities from Papa John's.


  • Amsterdam, Netherlands
    Wednesday Mar 30, 2011

    Johan Cruyff

    The Ajax board of advisors and the CEO resigned

    Amsterdam, Netherlands
    Wednesday Mar 30, 2011

    After presenting his plans to reform the club, in particular to rejuvenate the youth academy, the Ajax board of advisors and the CEO resigned on 30 March 2011.


  • North Korea
    Saturday Mar 30, 2013

    Korean War

    State of War

    North Korea
    Saturday Mar 30, 2013

    On 30 March 2013, North Korea stated that it entered a "state of war" with South Korea and declared that "The long-standing situation of the Korean peninsula being neither at peace nor at war is finally over".


  • Russia
    Thursday Mar 30, 2017

    St. Patrick's Day

    Russian Orthodox Church feast

    Russia
    Thursday Mar 30, 2017

    In 2017, the Russian Orthodox Church added the feast day of Saint Patrick to its liturgical calendar, to be celebrated on 30 March [O.S. 17 March].


  • Rashtrapati Bhawan, President's Estate, New Delhi, India
    Thursday Mar 30, 2017

    Virat Kohli

    Reciving Padma Shri award

    Rashtrapati Bhawan, President's Estate, New Delhi, India
    Thursday Mar 30, 2017

    Indian cricket captain Virat Kohli was awarded the Padma Shri award by President Pranab Mukherjee at a ceremony at the Rashtrapati Bhavan, which is the fourth-highest civilian award in the Republic of India.


  • England, United Kingdom
    Monday Mar 30, 2020

    Covid-19 Pandemic: 2020 Coronavirus outbreak

    Over 1000 Deaths in UK

    England, United Kingdom
    Monday Mar 30, 2020

    On 29 March, the number of confirmed deaths passed 1,000 individuals, and the Prime Minister indicated that stricter lockdown measures could be put in place.


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