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 This day in History - March 30
372 Historic Events for March 30
1940

Astrud Gilberto, Brazil, singer (Girl From Ipanema)

Birth
1940

Jerry Lucas, Middletown OH, NBA center (Oly-gold-60, NY Knicks)

Birth
1940

Norman Gifford, cricketer (respected England slow left-armer 1964-73)

Birth
1940

2nd NCAA Men's Basketball Championship: Indiana U beats Kansas 60-42

Event
1941

Sven Hamrin, Sweden, road race cycler (Olympic-bronze-1964)

Birth
1941

German counter offensive in North-Africa

Event
1941

Robert C Smith, (Rep-R-NH, 1985- )

Birth
1941

Ron Johnston, Vice-Chancellor (Essex U)

Birth
1941

Brendan O'Friel, CEO (Prison Governors Assn)

Birth
1942

Graeme Edge, England, rock drummer (Moody Blues-Your Wildest Dreams)

Birth
1942

Alfred Coville, French historian (Lesson premier Valois), dies at 81

Death
1942

George Esson, Chief Constable (Dumfries and Galloway)

Birth
1942

SS murders 200 inmates of Trawniki labor camp

Event
1942

1st RSHA-transport from France arrives in camp Birkenau

Event
1943

Bob Blewett, cricketer (father of Greg South Aust batsman 1975-79)

Birth
1943

British 1st army recaptures Sejenane

Event
1943

5th NCAA Men's Basketball Champion: U of Wyoming beat Georgetown 46-34

Event
1943

Rodgers and Hammerstein's "Oklahoma!," premieres in NYC

Event
1944

781 British bombers attack Neurenberg

Event
1944

Gerrit Komrij, Dutch poet/essayist (Happy Schizo)

Birth
1945

289 anti-fascists murdered by nazis in Rombergpark Dortmund

Event
1945

USSR invades Austria during WW II

Event
1945

Eric Clapton, Ripley England, singer/guitarist (Tears in Heaven)

Birth
1945

Karel Moor, composer, dies at 71

Death
1946

"St Louis Woman" opens at Martin Beck Theater NYC for 113 performances

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