March’s 4 Facts & Figures:
March, 1963 Arthur K. Melin received U.S. Patent Number 3,079,728 on March 5, 1963 for a Hoop Toy aka the hula-hoop
March, 1961 – President John F. Kennedy establishes the Peace Corps
March, 2001 – The NCAA basketball tournament’s “play-in game” is introduced. In 2011, the first, First Four is played. All games have been hosted at the University of Dayton Arena.
March, 1879 – the birth of Albert Einsten, famed inventor and scientist, occurred in Ulm, Germany
March is here, one of the most magical times of the year. Spring is right around the corner, the weather starts to warm, and the sunshine reigns down. Yeah, yeah, yeah…that’s all good, but we were thinking St. Patrick’s Day and March Madness, including Dayton, OH hosting the “First Four” games as well as Second Round games at UD Arena!
Jason Sheets will be traveling to Austin, TX to survey a location for a new Swatch store.
NOTE: As is a MODA4 tradition, we will be closed on our officially observed “holiday” of March 21-22 in reverence of the Second Round games.