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Friday March 2, 2018

March 2: Day of the Week

March 2, 2018 was the 61st day of the year 2018 in the Gregorian calendar. There were 304 days remaining until the end of the year. The day of the week was Friday.

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

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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)

  • 1127
    Assassination of Charles the Good, Count of Flanders.
  • 1444
    Skanderbeg organizes a group of Albanian nobles to form the League of Lezhë.
  • 1476
    Burgundian Wars: The Old Swiss Confederacy hands Charles the Bold, Duke of Burgundy, a major defeat in the Battle of Grandson in Canton of Neuchâtel.
  • 1815
    Signing of the Kandyan Convention treaty by British invaders and the King of Sri Lanka.
  • 1933
    The film King Kong opens at New York’s Radio City Music Hall.
  • 1941
    World War II: First German military units enter Bulgaria after it joined the Axis Pact.
  • 1949
    The first automatic street light is installed in New Milford, Connecticut.
  • 1962
    Wilt Chamberlain sets the single-game scoring record in the National Basketball Association by scoring 100 points.
  • 1965
    The US and South Vietnamese Air Force begin Operation Rolling Thunder, a sustained bombing campaign against North Vietnam.
  • 1972
    The Pioneer 10 space probe is launched from Cape Canaveral, Florida with a mission to explore the outer planets.

Who were born on March 2?

  • 1316
    King Robert II of Scotland (d. 1390)
  • 1886
    Willis O'Brien, American animator (d. 1962)
  • 1930
    Emma Penella, Spanish actress (d. 2007)
  • 1930
    John Cullum, American actor and singer
  • 1937
    Abdelaziz Bouteflika, President of Algeria
  • 1942
    Luc Plamondon, Canadian lyricist
  • 1959
    GX Jupitter-Larsen, American artist/writer
  • 1974
    Monika Niederstätter, Italian athlete
  • 1979
    Damien Duff, Irish footballer
  • 1983
    Ryan Shannon, American ice hockey player

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