What Happened on March 30, 1940

Day of the Week: Saturday

Historical Events

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

Famous Birthdays

Person of interestPerson of Interest

Jerry Lucas, NBA center (Oly-gold-60, NY Knicks), born in Middletown, Ohio

NBA Forward Jerry Lucas
NBA Forward
Jerry Lucas
  • Norman Gifford, cricketer (respected England slow left-armer 1964-73)

Famous Weddings

HeartWedding of Interest

Broadcast journalist Walter Cronkite weds Mary Elizabeth Maxwell at the Grace and Holy Trinity Episcopal Church

Broadcast Journalist Walter Cronkite
Broadcast Journalist
Walter Cronkite