What day of the week is this date?

Thursday March 24, 2016

March 24: Day of the Week

March 24, 2016 was the 84th day of the year 2016 in the Gregorian calendar. There were 282 days remaining until the end of the year. The day of the week was Thursday.

If you are trying to learn French then this day of the week in French is jeudi.

Lovelife today Hey! How’s your lovelife today? Get a free love reading with the most frank answers. Start to seize love opportunities in your life! Try it today and improve your lovelife. Did I mention it’s F-R-E-E? (Sponsored link; 18+ only)

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

March 2016
SunMonTueWedThuFriSat
  12345
6789101112
13141516171819
20212223242526
2728293031  

My Birthday Ninja Are you not curious to find out some fun facts about your birthday? Find out what happened on my birthday and what was the number one song on your day of birth. Know the meaning of your birth and which celebrity shares your special day! (Sponsored link)

Zodiac & Birthstone

Aries 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.

March 24: This Day in History

March 24th is the 365th and last day of the year in many European implementations of the Julian calendar.

March 24 Historical Event(s)

  • 1401
    Turko-Mongol emperor Timur sacks Damascus.
  • 1707
    The Acts of Union 1707 is signed, officially uniting the Kingdoms of England and Scotland to create the Kingdom of Great Britain.
  • 1731
    Naturalization of Hieronimus de Salis Parliamentary Act is passed.
  • 1837
    Canada gives African Canadian men the right to vote.
  • 1860
    Sakuradamon incident (1860): Assassination of Japanese Chief Minister (Tairō) Ii Naosuke
  • 1900
    Mayor of New York City Robert Anderson Van Wyck breaks ground for a new underground “Rapid Transit Railroad” that would link Manhattan and Brooklyn.
  • 1923
    Greece becomes a republic.
  • 1944
    Ardeatine Massacre: German troops kill 335 Italian civilians in Rome.
  • 1958
    Rock'N'Roll teen idol Elvis Presley is drafted in the U.S. Army.
  • 1993
    Discovery of Comet Shoemaker-Levy 9.

Who were born on March 24?

  • 1607
    Michiel de Ruyter, Dutch admiral (d. 1667)
  • 1628
    Sophie Amalie of Brunswick-Lüneburg, queen of Denmark and Norway (d. 1685)
  • 1850
    Silas Hocking, British novelist and preacher (d. 1935)
  • 1884
    Eugène Tisserant, French Cardinal and Dean of the Sacred College of Cardinals (d. 1972)
  • 1910
    Richard Conte, American actor (d. 1975)
  • 1949
    Ruud Krol, Dutch footballer
  • 1955
    Doug Jarvis, Canadian ice hockey player
  • 1956
    Steve Ballmer, American businessman
  • 1977
    Corneille, Rwandan/Canadian singer
  • 1984
    Park Bom, South Korean singer (2NE1)

Share InfoNow try another date like anniversaries, birthdays of someone you know or any other date that is special to you. Don’t forget to share the info to your friends, loved ones or social media followers. Who knows, they might appreciate and thank you for it.