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Tuesday March 3, 2020

March 3: Day of the Week

March 3, 2020 was the 63rd day of the year 2020 in the Gregorian calendar. There were 303 days remaining until the end of the year. The day of the week was Tuesday.

If you are trying to learn Japanese then this day of the week in Japanese is Kayōbi.

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

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Zodiac & Birthstone

Pisces 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 3 Historical Event(s)

  • 1284
    The Statute of Rhuddlan incorporates the Principality of Wales into England.
  • 1585
    The Olympic Theatre, designed by Andrea Palladio, is inaugurated in Vicenza.
  • 1776
    American Revolutionary War: The first amphibious landing of the United States Marine Corps begins the Battle of Nassau.
  • 1915
    NACA, the predecessor of NASA, is founded.
  • 1931
    The United States adopts The Star-Spangled Banner as its national anthem.
  • 1951
    Jackie Brenston, with Ike Turner and his band, records “Rocket 88”, often cited as “the first rock and roll record”, at Sam Phillips’ recording studios in Memphis, Tennessee.
  • 1969
    Apollo program: NASA launches Apollo 9 to test the lunar module.
  • 1985
    Arthur Scargill declares that the National Union of Mineworkers national executive voted to end the longest-running industrial dispute in Great Britain without any peace deal over pit closures.
  • 2005
    Mayerthorpe Incident: James Roszko murders four Royal Canadian Mounted Police constables during a drug bust at his property in Rochfort Bridge, Alberta, then commits suicide. It is the deadliest peace-time incident for the RCMP since 1885 and the North-West Rebellion.
  • 2005
    Steve Fossett becomes the first person to fly an airplane non-stop around the world solo without refueling.

Who were born on March 3?

  • 1879
    József Klekl, Slovene writer and journalist (d. 1936)
  • 1880
    Yōsuke Matsuoka, Minister for Foreign Affairs of Japan (d. 1946)
  • 1896
    Leontios, Archbishop of Cyprus (d. 1947)
  • 1923
    Barney Martin, American actor (d. 2005)
  • 1926
    James Merrill, American poet (d. 1995)
  • 1930
    K. S. Rajah, Senior Counsel and former Judicial Commissioner of the Supreme Court of Singapore (d. 2010)
  • 1937
    Bobby Driscoll, American actor (d. 1968)
  • 1968
    Scott Radinsky, American musician (Pulley, Ten Foot Pole)
  • 1981
    Paul Lloyd, Jr., South African professional wrestler
  • 1981
    Sung Yu Ri, South Korean singer and actress

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