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 interestJerry Lucas

Jerry Lucas, NBA center (Olympic gold 1960, 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