On This Day

What Happened on March 30, 1978

Historical Events

  • "History of the American Film" opens at ANTA Theater NYC for 21 performances

Famous Birthdays

  • Chris Paterson, Scottish rugby player and coach, born in Edinburgh, Scotland

Famous Deaths

  • George Paine, lefty cricket spinner (for England in WI 1935), dies
  • Harold Gimblett, cricketer (Batted in 3 Tests for England), suicide
  • Larry Young [Khalid Yasin], American jazz musician (Unity), dies at 37 in unclear circumstances
1978 Highlights

About March 30, 1978

Day of the Week: Thursday
How Long Ago? 42 years, 7 months and 30 days
Leap Year: No

Generation Generation X
Chinese Zodiac: Horse
Star Sign: Aries