March 22: Day of the Week
March 22, 2021 is the 81st day of the year 2021 in the Gregorian calendar. There are 284 days remaining until the end of the year. The day of the week is Monday.
If you are trying to learn Spanish then this day of the week in Spanish is lunes.
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Here’s the March calendar. You can also browse the full year monthly calendar.
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 22 Historical Event(s)
- 1630The Massachusetts Bay Colony outlaws the possession of cards, dice, and gaming tables.
- 1873A law is approved by the Spanish National Assembly in Puerto Rico to abolish slavery.
- 1888In England, The Football League, the world’s oldest professional Association Football league, is founded.
- 1894The first playoff game for the Stanley Cup starts.
- 1920Azeri and Turkish army soldiers with participation of Kurdish gangs attacked the Armenian inhabitants of Shushi (Nagorno Karabakh).
- 1978Karl Wallenda of The Flying Wallendas dies after falling off a tight-rope between two hotels in San Juan, Puerto Rico.
- 1997Tara Lipinski, age 14 years and 10 months, becomes the youngest champion women’s World Figure Skating Champion.
- 1997The Comet Hale-Bopp has its closest approach to Earth.
- 2006ETA, the armed Basque separatist group, declares a permanent ceasefire.
- 2009Mount Redoubt, a volcano in Alaska begins erupting after a prolonged period of unrest.
Who were born on March 22?
- 1857Paul Doumer, French President (d. 1932)
- 1878Michel Théato, Luxembourgian athlete (d. 1919)
- 1902Madeleine Milhaud, French actress (d. 2008)
- 1908Louis L'Amour, American author (d. 1988)
- 1930Derek Bok, American lawyer and educator
- 1936Ron Carey, American labor leader
- 1937Frank Pulli, American Major League Umpire
- 1940Haing S. Ngor, Cambodian/American actor (d. 1996)
- 1958Pete Wylie, British singer/songwriter
- 1975Anne Dudek, American actress
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