What day of the week is this date?

Friday March 13, 2020

March 13: Day of the Week

March 13, 2020 was the 73rd day of the year 2020 in the Gregorian calendar. There were 293 days remaining until the end of the year. The day of the week was Friday.

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

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 2020
SunMonTueWedThuFriSat
1234567
891011121314
15161718192021
22232425262728
293031    

My Birthday Ninja Are you not curious to discover 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 special day and who shares your birthday! (Sponsored link)

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.

MyFirstName.Rocks What no one tells you about your first name’s personality. Are there magical powers hidden in your given name? Every moniker has an undeniable character and personality. Check out Bobby’s personality and get smarter today. (Sponsored links)

March 13 Historical Event(s)

  • 1781
    William Herschel discovers Uranus.
  • 1845
    Felix Mendelssohn’s Violin Concerto receives its première performance in Leipzig with Ferdinand David as soloist.
  • 1884
    The Siege of Khartoum, Sudan begins, ending on January 26, 1885.
  • 1900
    Second Boer War: British forces occupy Bloemfontein, Orange Free State.
  • 1925
    Scopes Trial: A law in Tennessee prohibits the teaching of evolution.
  • 1943
    World War II: In Bougainville, Japanese troops end their assault on American forces at Hill 700.
  • 1954
    Battle of Điện Biên Phủ: Viet Minh forces attack the French.
  • 1962
    Lyman Lemnitzer, chairman of the Joint Chiefs of Staff, delivers a proposal, called Operation Northwoods, regarding performing terrorist attacks upon Guantánamo Bay Naval Base, to Secretary of Defense Robert McNamara. The proposal is scrapped and President John F. Kennedy removes Lemnitzer from his position.
  • 1964
    American Kitty Genovese is murdered, reportedly in view of neighbors who did nothing to help her, prompting research into the bystander effect.
  • 2005
    Terry Ratzmann shoots and kills six members of the Living Church of God and the minister at Sheraton Inn in Brookfield, Wisconsin before killing himself.

Who were born on March 13?

  • 1733
    Joseph Priestley, English scientist and minister (d. 1804)
  • 1899
    Jan Lechoń, Polish poet (d. 1956)
  • 1910
    Karl Gustav Ahlefeldt, Danish actor (d. 1985)
  • 1914
    W.O. Mitchell, Canadian writer (d. 1998)
  • 1936
    Nana Meskhidze, Georgian artist-painter (d. 1997)
  • 1946
    Yonatan Netanyahu, Israeli soldier (d. 1976)
  • 1957
    Steve Lake, American baseball player
  • 1960
    Joe Ranft, American animator (d. 2005)
  • 1967
    Andrés Escobar, Colombian footballer (d. 1994)
  • 1975
    Chris Ashworth, American actor

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.