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Monday March 16, 2020

March 16: Day of the Week

March 16, 2020 was the 76th day of the year 2020 in the Gregorian calendar. There were 290 days remaining until the end of the year. The day of the week was Monday.

If you are trying to learn Japanese then this day of the week in Japanese is Getsuyōbi.

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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.

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March 16 Historical Event(s)

  • 597 BC
    Babylonians captured Jerusalem, replaced Jehoiachin with Zedekiah as king.
  • 1660
    The Long Parliament dissolved.
  • 1792
    King Gustav III of Sweden is shot; he died on March 29.
  • 1802
    The Army Corps of Engineers is established to found and operate the United States Military Academy at West Point.
  • 1872
    The Wanderers F.C. won the first FA Cup, the oldest football competition in the world, beating Royal Engineers A.F.C. 1-0 at The Oval in Kennington, London.
  • 1940
    First person killed in a German bombing raid on the UK in World War II during a raid on Scapa Flow in the Orkney Islands, James Isbister.
  • 1945
    World War II: The Battle of Iwo Jima ended, but small pockets of Japanese resistance persisted.
  • 1985
    Associated Press newsman Terry Anderson is taken hostage in Beirut. He is released on December 4, 1991.
  • 1988
    Halabja poison gas attack: The Kurdish town of Halabjah in Iraq is attacked with a mix of poison gas and nerve agents on the orders of Saddam Hussein, killing 5000 people and injuring about 10000 people.
  • 2005
    Israel officially handed over Jericho to Palestinian control.

Who were born on March 16?

  • 1939
    Carlos Bilardo, Argetinian football coach
  • 1947
    Ramzan Paskayev, Chechen accordionist
  • 1948
    Richard Desjardins, Canadian singer, songwriter and film director
  • 1954
    Jimmy Nail, British actor and singer
  • 1958
    Jorge Ramos, Mexican TV anchor
  • 1960
    Duane Sutter, Canadian ice hockey player
  • 1969
    Judah Friedlander, American actor and comedian
  • 1980
    Todd Heap, American football player
  • 1981
    Andrew Bree, Irish swimmer
  • 1984
    Levi Brown, American football player

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