Sunday March 10, 2024
A date scroll with Latin text from “The Extremes of Good and Evil” by Cicero, written in 45 BC.

March 10: Day of the Week

March 10, 2024 was the 70th day of the year 2024 in the Gregorian calendar. There were 296 days remaining until the end of the year. The day of the week was Sunday.

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

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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 10 Historical Event(s)

1762
French Huguenot Jean Calas, who had been wrongly convicted of killing his son, dies after being tortured by authorities; the event inspired Voltaire to begin a campaign for religious tolerance and legal reform.
1804
Louisiana Purchase: In St. Louis, Missouri, a formal ceremony is conducted to transfer ownership of the Louisiana Territory from France to the United States.
1848
The Treaty of Guadalupe Hidalgo is ratified by the United States Senate, ending the Mexican-American War.
1876
Alexander Graham Bell makes the first successful telephone call by saying “Mr. Watson, come here, I want to see you.”
1944
Greek Civil War: The Political Committee of National Liberation is established in Greece by the National Liberation Front.
1959
Tibetan uprising: Fearing an abduction attempt by China, 300,000 Tibetans surround the Dalai Lama’s palace to prevent his removal.
1980
Madeira School headmistress Jean Harris shoots and kills Scarsdale diet doctor Herman Tarnower
1990
In Haiti, Prosper Avril is ousted 18 months after seizing power in a coup.
2005
Tung Chee Hwa resigns from his post as the first Chief Executive of Hong Kong after widespread public dissatisfaction of his tenure.
2006
The Mars Reconnaissance Orbiter arrives at Mars.

Who were born on March 10?

1845
Tsar Alexander III of Russia (d. 1894)
1899
Robert Meier, German WW1 veteran (d. 2007)
1928
Sara Montiel, Spanish actress and singer
1936
Sepp Blatter, Swiss FIFA President
1947
Kim Campbell, 19th Prime Minister of Canada
1964
Neneh Cherry, Swedish musician
1969
Walter Schreifels, American musician (Gorilla Biscuits)
1973
Chris Sutton, English footballer
1985
Casey Dienel, American singer-songwriter
1992
Emily Osment, American actress and singer

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