March 25: Day of the Week
March 25, 2020 was the 85th day of the year 2020 in the Gregorian calendar. There were 281 days remaining until the end of the year. The day of the week was Wednesday.
If you are trying to learn Spanish then this day of the week in Spanish is miércoles.
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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 25 Historical Event(s)
- 804The Sukabumi inscription, oldest known inscription written entirely in Old Javanese.
- 1584Sir Walter Raleigh is granted a patent to colonize Virginia.
- 1655Saturn’s largest moon, Titan, is discovered by Christiaan Huygens.
- 1865American Civil War: In Virginia, Confederate forces temporarily capture Fort Stedman from the Union.
- 1941The Kingdom of Yugoslavia joins the Axis powers with the signing of the Tripartite Pact.
- 1957United States Customs seizes copies of Allen Ginsberg’s poem “Howl” on the grounds of obscenity.
- 1965Civil rights activists led by Martin Luther King, Jr. successfully complete their 4-day 50-mile march from Selma to the capitol in Montgomery, Alabama.
- 1992Cosmonaut Sergei Krikalev returns to Earth after a 10-month stay aboard the Mir space station.
- 1996The European Union’s Veterinarian Committee bans the export of British beef and its by-products as a result of mad cow disease (Bovine spongiform encephalopathy).
- 2006Protesters demanding a new election in Belarus, following the rigged Belarusian presidential election, 2006, clash with riot police. Opposition leader Aleksander Kozulin is among several protesters arrested.
Who were born on March 25?
- 1297Andronikos III Palaiologos, Byzantine emperor (d. 1341)
- 1867Arturo Toscanini, Italian conductor, (d. 1957)
- 1924Machiko Kyô, Japanese actress
- 1924Roberts Blossom, American actor d.2011
- 1934Gloria Steinem, American feminist and publisher
- 1942Richard O'Brien, English actor and writer
- 1946Stephen Hunter, American author
- 1965Stefka Kostadinova, Bulgarian high jumper
- 1982Sean Faris, American actor and model
- 1987Nobunari Oda, Japanese figure skater
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