This day 30 March 2020 in African history, world history and which celebrities were born today!

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AFRICA – [TANZANIA]

1995 –  Tens of thousands of Rwandan refugees, fleeing violence in Burundi, began a two-day trek to the sanctuary in Tanzania.

1999 –  Tanzania arrested a former Rwanda army officer suspected in the killing of 10 Belgian peacekeepers in 1994. The officer was freed Mar 29 by a UN war crimes tribunal.

THE WORLD

2020 – Russian city Moscow begins a city-wide lockdown after 4 hours notice due to Coronavirus COVID-19

1796 – Carl Friedrich Gauss, German Mathematician, discovers the construction of the heptadecanoic

FAMOUS BIRTHDAY

1811 – Robert Bunsen German chemist who invented the Bunsen Burner, born in Gottingen, Westphalia, Rhine Confederation

1943 – Bobby Fischer, American chess player World Champion. born in Chicago Illinois

FAMOUS FOOTBALL BIRTHDAY

1994 – Jetro Willems

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