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Saturday March 20, 2021

March 20: Day of the Week

March 20, 2021 was the 79th day of the year 2021 in the Gregorian calendar. There were 286 days remaining until the end of the year. The day of the week was Saturday.

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

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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 20 Historical Event(s)

  • 1208
    Michael IV Autoreianos is appointed Ecumenical Patriarch of Constantinople.
  • 1602
    The Dutch East India Company is established.
  • 1861
    An earthquake completely destroys Mendoza, Argentina.
  • 1951
    Fujiyoshida, a city located in Yamanashi Prefecture, Japan, in the center of the Japanese main island of Honshū is founded.
  • 1956
    Tunisia gains independence from France.
  • 1964
    The precursor of the European Space Agency, ESRO (European Space Research Organization) is established per an agreement signed on June 14, 1962.
  • 1974
    Ian Ball attempts, but fails, to kidnap Her Royal Highness Princess Anne and her husband Captain Mark Phillips in The Mall, outside Buckingham Palace, London.
  • 1980
    The Radio Caroline ship, Mi Amigo founders in a gale off the English coast.
  • 1988
    Eritrean War of Independence: Having defeated the Nadew Command, the Eritrean People’s Liberation Front enters the town of Afabet, victoriously concluding the Battle of Afabet.
  • 1993
    An IRA bomb explodes, killing two children in Warrington, Northwest England.

Who were born on March 20?

  • 1737
    Buddha Yodfa Chulaloke, King of Thailand (d. 1809)
  • 1834
    Charles W. Eliot, President of Harvard University (d. 1926)
  • 1936
    Vaughn Meader, American comedian (d. 2004)
  • 1948
    John de Lancie, American actor
  • 1954
    Liana Kanelli, Greek journalist and politician
  • 1958
    Holly Hunter, American actress
  • 1959
    Sting, American professional wrestler
  • 1968
    Liza Snyder, American actress
  • 1972
    Alexander Kapranos, Greek-British musician (Franz Ferdinand)
  • 1973
    Cedric Yarbrough, American actor

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