On This Day

What Happened on March 30, 1964

Day of the Week: Monday

Historical Events

Event of interestEvent of Interest

Astronaut John Glenn withdraws from Ohio senate race

Astronaut and Politician John Glenn
Astronaut and Politician
John Glenn

Famous Birthdays

  • Corey Millen, Cloquet, NHL center (Calgary Flames)
  • Dave Ellett, NHL defenseman (Toronto Maple Leafs), born in Cleveland, Ohio
  • Ian Ziering, American actor (Beverly Hills 90210), born in West Orange, New Jersey
  • Tracy Chapman, American singer/songwriter (Freedom Now, I Got a Fast Car)
  • Vlado Bozinovski, Australian former footballer

Famous Deaths

  • Nellallitea "Nella" Larsen [Nellie Walker], African-American Harlem Renaissance novelist (Quicksand, Passing), dies at 72
  • Willem Andriessen, Dutch composer and pianist (Beethoven), dies at 76