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Saturday March 2, 2019

March 2: Day of the Week

March 2, 2019 was the 61st day of the year 2019 in the Gregorian calendar. There were 304 days remaining until the end of the year. The day of the week was Saturday.

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

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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 2 Historical Event(s)

  • 1776
    American Revolutionary War: Patriot militia units arrest the Royal Governor of Georgia James Wright and attempt to prevent capture of supply ships in the Battle of the Rice Boats.
  • 1797
    The Bank of England issues the first one-pound and two-pound banknotes.
  • 1815
    Signing of the Kandyan Convention treaty by British invaders and the King of Sri Lanka.
  • 1861
    Emancipation reform of 1861 in Russia: Tsar Alexander II signs the emancipation reform into law, abolishing Russian serfdom.
  • 1901
    The U.S. Congress passes the Platt Amendment, limiting the autonomy of Cuba as a condition of the withdrawal of American troops.
  • 1941
    World War II: First German military units enter Bulgaria after it joined the Axis Pact.
  • 1969
    In Toulouse, France, the first test flight of the Anglo-French Concorde is conducted.
  • 1969
    Soviet and Chinese forces clash at a border outpost on the Ussuri River.
  • 1992
    Armenia, Azerbaijan, Kazakhstan, Kyrgyzstan, Moldova, San Marino, Tajikistan, Turkmenistan and Uzbekistan join the United Nations.
  • 2004
    War in Iraq: Al-Qaeda carries out the Ashoura Massacre in Iraq, killing 170 and wounding over 500.

Who were born on March 2?

  • 1770
    Louis Gabriel Suchet, French Marshal (d. 1826)
  • 1897
    Minor Hall, American jazz musician (d. 1959)
  • 1917
    David Goodis, American writer (d. 1967)
  • 1922
    Eddie “Lockjaw” Davis, American jazz tenor saxophonist (d. 1986)
  • 1924
    Cal Abrams, American baseball player
  • 1948
    Jeff Kennett, Australian former politician
  • 1955
    Jay Osmond, American musician (The Osmonds)
  • 1965
    Ron Gant, American baseball player
  • 1982
    Jade Galbraith, Canadian ice hockey player
  • 1985
    Suso Santana, Spanish football player

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