March 25: Day of the Week
March 25, 2017 was the 84th day of the year 2017 in the Gregorian calendar. There were 281 days remaining until the end of the year. The day of the week was Saturday.
If you are trying to learn Japanese then this day of the week in Japanese is Doyōbi.
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Here’s the March calendar. You can also browse the full year monthly calendar.
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.
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March 25 Historical Event(s)
- 1655Saturn’s largest moon, Titan, is discovered by Christiaan Huygens.
- 1807The Swansea and Mumbles Railway, then known as the Oystermouth Railway, becomes the first passenger carrying railway in the world.
- 1811Percy Bysshe Shelley is expelled from the University of Oxford for publishing the pamphlet The Necessity of Atheism.
- 1894Coxey’s Army, the first significant American protest march, departs Massillon, Ohio for Washington D.C.
- 1911In New York City, the Triangle Shirtwaist Factory fire kills 146 garment workers.
- 1924On the anniversary of Greek Independence, Alexandros Papanastasiou proclaims the Second Hellenic Republic.
- 1943Start of the American amphibious landings in the Philippines a turning point in the Pacific War.
- 1969During their honeymoon, John Lennon and Yoko Ono hold their first Bed-In for Peace at the Amsterdam Hilton Hotel (until March 31).
- 1979The first fully functional space shuttle orbiter, Columbia, is delivered to the John F. Kennedy Space Center to be prepared for its first launch.
- 1996An 81-day-long standoff between the anti-government group Montana Freemen and law enforcement near Jordan, Montana, begins.
Who were born on March 25?
- 1863Simon Flexner, American pathologist (d. 1946)
- 1895Siegfried Handloser, German physician (d. 1954)
- 1920Arthur Wint, Jamaican runner (d. 1992)
- 1924Roberts Blossom, American actor d.2011
- 1942Richard O'Brien, English actor and writer
- 1946Cliff Balsam, English footballer
- 1965Stefka Kostadinova, Bulgarian high jumper
- 1980Carrie Lam, Hong Kong actress
- 1986Marco Belinelli, Italian basketball player
- 1988Arthur Zeiler, German rugby player
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