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Thursday March 21, 2019

March 21: Day of the Week

March 21, 2019 was the 80th day of the year 2019 in the Gregorian calendar. There were 285 days remaining until the end of the year. The day of the week was Thursday.

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

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Here’s the March calendar. You can also browse the full year monthly calendar.

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Zodiac & Birthstone

Aries 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 21: This Day in History

March 21st is the common date of the March equinox (although astronomically the equinox is more likely to fall on March 20 in all but the most easterly longitudes). In astrology, the day of the equinox is the first full day of the sign of Aries. It is also the traditional first day of the astrological year.

March 21 Historical Event(s)

  • 1188
    Emperor Antoku accedes to the throne of Japan.
  • 1801
    The Battle of Alexandria is fought between British and French forces near the ruins of Nicopolis in Egypt.
  • 1804
    Code Napoléon is adopted as French civil law.
  • 1943
    Wehrmacht officer Rudolf Christoph Freiherr von Gersdorff plots to assassinate Adolf Hitler by using a suicide bomb, but the plan falls through. Von Gersdorff is able to defuse the bomb in time and avoid suspicion.
  • 1945
    World War II: Bulgaria and the Soviet Union successfully complete their defense of the north bank of the Drava River as the Battle of Drava concludes.
  • 1952
    Alan Freed presents the Moondog Coronation Ball, the first rock and roll concert, in Cleveland, Ohio.
  • 1970
    The first Earth Day proclamation is issued by Mayor of San Francisco Joseph Alioto.
  • 1990
    Namibia becomes independent after 75 years of South African rule.
  • 1997
    In a Tel Aviv, Israel coffee shop, a suicide bomber kills 3 and injures 49.
  • 1999
    Bertrand Piccard and Brian Jones become the first to circumnavigate the Earth in a hot air balloon.

Who were born on March 21?

  • 1885
    Pierre Renoir, French actor and director (d. 1952)
  • 1901
    Karl Arnold, German politician (d. 1958)
  • 1933
    Michael Heseltine, English politician
  • 1944
    Marie-Christine Barrault, French actress
  • 1955
    Dimitrios Papadimoulis, Greek politician
  • 1962
    Matthew Broderick, American actor
  • 1968
    Samantha Dorman, American model
  • 1972
    Christopher Wallace, American Rapper also known as The Notorious B.I.G or Biggie Smalls (d. 1997)
  • 1974
    Edsel Dope, American singer (Dope)
  • 1977
    Charles Blackstone, American author

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