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Wednesday March 15, 2017

March 15: Day of the Week

March 15, 2017 was the 74th day of the year 2017 in the Gregorian calendar. There were 291 days remaining until the end of the year. The day of the week was Wednesday.

If you are trying to learn Japanese then this day of the week in Japanese is Suiyōbi.

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Here’s the March calendar. You can also browse the full year monthly calendar.

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Zodiac & Birthstone

Pisces is the zodiac sign of a person born on this day. Aquamarine is the modern birthstone for this month. Jade is the mystical birthstone from Tibetan origin that dates back over a thousand years.

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March 15: This Day in History

In the Roman calendar, March 15 was known as the Ides of March.

March 15 Historical Event(s)

  • 280
    Sun Hao of Eastern Wu surrenders to Sima Yan which began the Jin Dynasty.
  • 1493
    Christopher Columbus returns to Spain after his first trip to the Americas.
  • 1514
    Jodocus Badius Ascensius publishes Christiern Pedersen’s Latin version of Saxo’s Gesta Danorum, the oldest known version of that work.
  • 1672
    Charles II of England issues the Royal Declaration of Indulgence.
  • 1848
    A revolution breaks out in Hungary. The Habsburg rulers are compelled to meet the demands of the Reform party.
  • 1888
    Start of the Anglo-Tibetan War of 1888.
  • 1917
    Tsar Nicholas II of Russia abdicates the Russian throne and his brother the Grand Duke becomes Tsar.
  • 1956
    My Fair Lady premiered on Broadway at the Mark Hellinger Theatre.
  • 1985
    The first Internet domain name is registered (symbolics.com).
  • 1990
    Iraq hangs British journalist Farzad Bazoft for spying.

Who were born on March 15?

  • 1838
    Karl Davydov, Russian cellist (d. 1889)
  • 1866
    Johan Vaaler, Norwegian inventor (d. 1910)
  • 1887
    Marjorie Merriweather Post, American entrepreneur (d. 1973)
  • 1918
    Punch Imlach, Canadian hockey coach and general manager (d. 1987)
  • 1934
    Richard Layard, Baron Layard, British economist
  • 1946
    Masaharu Satō, Japanese seiyū
  • 1947
    Gino Ferrin, German footballer
  • 1953
    Kostas Bigalis, Greek singer and songwriter
  • 1956
    Clay Matthews, American football player
  • 1988
    James Reimer, Canadian hockey player

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