March 25: Day of the Week
March 25, 2019 was the 84th day of the year 2019 in the Gregorian calendar. There were 281 days remaining until the end of the year. The day of the week was Monday.
If you are trying to learn French then this day of the week in French is lundi.
Hey! How’s your lovelife today? Get a free love reading with the most frank answers. Start to seize love opportunities in your life! Try it today and improve your lovelife. Did I mention it’s F-R-E-E? (Sponsored link; 18+ only)
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.
What no one tells you about your first name’s personality. Are there magical powers hidden in your given name? Every moniker has an undeniable character and personality. Check out Mike’s personality and get smarter today. (Sponsored links)
March 25 Historical Event(s)
- 421Venice is founded at twelve o'clock noon, according to legend.
- 1199Richard I is wounded by a crossbow bolt while fighting France, leading to his death on April 6.
- 1807The Slave Trade Act becomes law, abolishing the slave trade in the British Empire.
- 1807The Swansea and Mumbles Railway, then known as the Oystermouth Railway, becomes the first passenger carrying railway in the world.
- 1821(Julian Calendar) Traditional date of the start of the Greek War of Independence. The war had actually began since 23 February 1821. The date was chosen in the early years of the Greek state so that it falls on the day of the Annunciation of the Blessed Virgin Mary, strengthening the ties between the Greek Orthodox Church and the newly-found state.
- 1911In New York City, the Triangle Shirtwaist Factory fire kills 146 garment workers.
- 1917The Georgian Orthodox Church restores its autocephaly abolished by Imperial Russia in 1811.
- 1924On the anniversary of Greek Independence, Alexandros Papanastasiou proclaims the Second Hellenic Republic.
- 1947An explosion in a coal mine in Centralia, Illinois kills 111.
- 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).
Who were born on March 25?
- 1661Paul de Rapin, French historian (d. 1725)
- 1863Simon Flexner, American pathologist (d. 1946)
- 1908Helmut Käutner, German actor and director (d. 1980)
- 1911Jack Ruby, killer of Lee Harvey Oswald (d. 1967)
- 1913Sir Reo Stakis, Anglo-Cypriot hotel magnate (d. 2001)
- 1921Nancy Kelly, American actress (d. 1995)
- 1924Roberts Blossom, American actor d.2011
- 1960Haywood Nelson, American actor
- 1961Fred Goss, American actor, comedian, and writer
- 1975Melanie Blatt, British singer (All Saints)
Now try another date like anniversaries, birthdays of someone you know or any other date that is special to you. Don’t forget to share the info to your friends, loved ones or social media followers. Who knows, they might appreciate and thank you for it.