March 26: Day of the Week
March 26, 2019 is the 85th day of the year 2019 in the Gregorian calendar. There are 280 days remaining until the end of the year. The day of the week is Tuesday.
If you are trying to learn Spanish then this day of the week in Spanish is martes.
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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 26 Historical Event(s)
- 1552Guru Amar Das becomes the Third Sikh Guru.
- 1808Charles IV of Spain abdicates in favor of his son, Ferdinand VII.
- 1812An earthquake destroys Caracas, Venezuela.
- 1881Thessaly is freed and becomes part of Greece again.
- 1917World War I: First Battle of Gaza – British troops are halted after 17,000 Turks block their advance.
- 1934The driving test is introduced in the United Kingdom.
- 1967Ten thousand people gather for one of many Central Park be-ins in New York City
- 1982A groundbreaking ceremony for the Vietnam Veterans Memorial is held in Washington, D.C.
- 1995The Schengen Treaty comes into effect.
- 1999A jury in Michigan finds Dr. Jack Kevorkian guilty of second-degree murder for administering a lethal injection to a terminally ill man.
Who were born on March 26?
- 1859Alfred Edward Housman, English poet (d. 1936)
- 1882Hermann Obrecht, Swiss jurist (d. 1940)
- 1905Monty Berman, British film and television producer (d. 2006)
- 1908Henry (Hank) Sylvern, American radio personality (d. 1964)
- 1950Alan Silvestri, American film composer
- 1960Axel Prahl, German actor
- 1970Paul Bosvelt, Dutch football player
- 1972Jason Maxwell, American baseball player
- 1978Anastasia Kostaki, Greek basketball player
- 1989Simon Kjær, Danish footballer
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