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Saturday March 4, 2017

March 4: Day of the Week

March 4, 2017 was the 63rd day of the year 2017 in the Gregorian calendar. There were 302 days remaining until the end of the year. The day of the week was Saturday.

If you are trying to learn Spanish then this day of the week in Spanish is sábado.

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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.

March 4 Historical Event(s)

  • 932
    Translation of the relics of martyr Wenceslaus I, Duke of Bohemia, Prince of the Czechs.
  • 1152
    Frederick I Barbarossa is elected King of the Germans.
  • 1794
    The 11th Amendment to the U.S. Constitution is passed by the U.S. Congress.
  • 1804
    Castle Hill Rebellion: Irish convicts rebel against British colonial authority in the Colony of New South Wales.
  • 1933
    The Parliament of Austria is suspended because of a quibble over procedure – Chancellor Engelbert Dollfuss initiates an authoritarian rule by decree.
  • 1943
    World War II: The Battle of the Bismarck Sea in the South West Pacific comes to an end.
  • 1966
    A Canadian Pacific Air Lines DC-8-43 explodes on landing at Tokyo International Airport, killing 64 people.
  • 1977
    The 1977 Bucharest Earthquake in southern and eastern Europe kills more than 1,500.
  • 2001
    4 March 2001 BBC bombing: a massive car bomb explodes in front of the BBC Television Centre in London, seriously injuring 1 person. The attack was attributed to the Real IRA.
  • 2009
    The International Criminal Court (ICC) issues an arrest warrant for Sudanese President Omar Hassan al-Bashir for war crimes and crimes against humanity in Darfur. Al-Bashir is the first sitting head of state to be indicted by the ICC since its establishment in 2002.

Who were born on March 4?

  • 1484
    George, Margrave of Brandenburg-Ansbach, follower of Martin Luther (d. 1543)
  • 1878
    Egbert van Alstyne, American songwriter and pianist (d. 1951)
  • 1931
    William Henry Keeler, American Roman Catholic Archbishop
  • 1940
    Wolfgang Hoffmann-Riem, German legal scholar and former judge of the Federal Constitutional Court of Germany
  • 1941
    John Aprea, American actor
  • 1942
    Charles C. Krulak, American general and the 31st Commandant of the U.S. Marine Corps
  • 1965
    Andrew Collins, English journalist
  • 1970
    Edward Gal, Dutch dressage rider
  • 1976
    Gary Shortland, British professional figure skater
  • 1980
    Ben Briand, Australian film director

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