Holidays and Observances
2017 Daily Holidays that fall on March 30, include: National Doctors Day National I Am In Control Day Take A Walk In the Park Day Turkey Neck Soup Day 2017 Weekly Holidays that include March 30, are: International Phace Syndrome Awareness Week - March 26 - April 1, 2017 (Last Week in March) Lent - Begins on Ash Wednesday - March 1 - April 13, 2017 Make Mine Chocolate - (Campaign kicks off annually on Feb 15, and ends on Easter which is April 16, 2017) NanoDays - March 25 - April 2, 2017 National Cleaning Week - March 26 - April 1, 2017 (Last Week of March) National Protocol Officer's Week - March 26 - April 1, 2017 (Last Week of March) Orthodox Lent - February 27 - April 7, 2017 Pediatric Nurse Practitioner Week - March 26 - April 2, 2017 2017 Monthly Holidays that include March 30, are:
There are too many monthly holidays to include here, so please check out our
March Holidays page to see all of the holidays that are celebrated the entire month of March. NOTE: A page on each holiday will be coming soon and linked above. If a date is a movable holiday, that is different every year, I'll include the year as well as the date rule above. Otherwise, the holiday falls on the same date each year.
The Astrological Sign for March 30 is Aries.
Birth Flower of the Month
The Birth Flower(s) for the Month for March are: The Jonquil, better known as Daffodil or Narcissus The meaning of the Daffodil is friendship and domestic happiness
The Birthstone(s) for March is the aquamarine and the bloodstone.
1820 – Anna Sewell, British author of Black Beauty (Probably one of my favorite books ever!) (d. 1878) 1853 – Vincent van Gogh, Dutch painter (d. 1890) 1937 – Warren Beatty, American actor and director 1945 – Eric Clapton, British guitarist (The Yardbirds and Cream) 1957 – Paul Reiser, American actor 1962 – MC Hammer, American rapper 1964 – Tracy Chapman, American singer-songwriter 1964 – Ian Ziering, American actor 1968 – Celine Dion, Canadian singer 1979 – Norah Jones, American singer-songwriter and actress 1984 – Anna Nalick, American singer-songwriter
Vincent Van Gough's,
Starry Night is one of my favorite works of art.
1986 – James Cagney, American actor (b. 1899) 2002 – Queen Elizabeth The Queen Mother, of the United Kingdom (b. 1900)
Famous Weddings and Divorces
2004 - Actress Jennifer Garner (Alias) divorces actor Scott Foley
Quote of the Day
Anna Sewell, the British author of Black Beauty, was born on this day in 1820. Above, is a clip from the Black Beauty movie.
Recipe of the Day or a
Healthy Diet Habit Tip of the Day
March 30 is
Take a Walk in the Park Day. The Holidays and Observances Healthy Diet Habit Tip of the Day for March 30, is to exercise! Exercise and healthy eating go together to produce a healthy lifestyle! Pictured is Family Biking at Olympic Valley, CA where Squaw Valley, USA is located - used with permission from their website. Find out tips on Exercise from Kerry, at Healthy Diet Habits.
To find out more about Olympic Valley, you can check out my
Olympic Valley page, on my Truckee Travel Guide website.
This Day in History
240 BC - 1st recorded perihelion passage of Halley's Comet 1822 – The Florida Territory is created in the United States 1842 – American surgeon Dr. Crawford Long uses ether anesthesia for the first time during an operation 1856 – The Treaty of Paris is signed, ending the Crimean War 1867 – Alaska is purchased from Russia for $7.2 million (2 cents an acre), by US Secretary of State William H. Seward 1870 – Texas is readmitted to the Union following Reconstruction 1909 – The Queensboro Bridge opens, linking Manhattan and Queens in New York 1945 - USSR invades Austria during World War II 1981 – President Ronald Reagan is shot in the chest outside a Washington, D.C., hotel by John Hinckley, Jr., along with two others 1987 - Vincent van Goughs "Sunflowers" sells for record 22.5M pounds ($39.7 million) 2006 – The United Kingdom Terrorism Act 2006 becomes a law 2012 - Mastercard and Visa announce a massive breach in security with over ten million compromised credit card numbers
This Day in Music
1971 - Jimi Hendrix's The Cry Of Love is certified gold, six months after his death 1985 - Phil Collins' One More Night hits #1
I love this song,
Breathe, from Anna Nalick, who was born on this day in 1984. This Day in Sports
1889 - John T Reid opens 1st US golf course in Yonkers, NY 1970 - USSR wins its 8th straight world hockey championship
Word of the Day from Wiktionary
eat crow (verb) 1. (chiefly US, idiomatic) To recognize that one has been shown to be mistaken or outdone, especially by admitting that one has made a humiliating error.
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