Sunday March 31, 2024
A date scroll with Latin text from “The Extremes of Good and Evil” by Cicero, written in 45 BC.

March 31: Day of the Week

March 31, 2024 was the 91st day of the year 2024 in the Gregorian calendar. There were 275 days remaining until the end of the year. The day of the week was Sunday.

If you are trying to learn French then this day of the week in French is dimanche.

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

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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.

March 31 Historical Event(s)

307
After divorcing his wife Minervina, Constantine marries Fausta, the daughter of the retired Roman Emperor Maximian.
1717
A sermon on “The Nature of the Kingdom of Christ” by Benjamin Hoadly, the Bishop of Bangor, provokes the Bangorian Controversy.
1822
The massacre of the population of the Greek island of Chios by soldiers of the Ottoman Empire following an attempted rebellion, depicted by the French artist Eugène Delacroix.
1866
The Spanish Navy bombs the harbor of Valparaíso, Chile.
1889
The Eiffel Tower is officially opened.
1933
The Civilian Conservation Corps is established with the mission of relieving rampant unemployment.
1949
The Dominion of Newfoundland joins the Canadian Confederation and becomes the 10th Province of Canada.
1979
The last British soldier leaves the Maltese Islands. Malta declares its Freedom Day (Jum il-Helsien).
1985
The first WrestleMania, the biggest wrestling event from the WWE (then the WWF), takes place in Madison Square Garden in New York.
1986
A Mexicana Boeing 727 en route to Puerto Vallarta erupts in flames and crashes in the mountains northwest of Mexico City, killing 166.

Who were born on March 31?

1730
Étienne Bézout, French mathematician (d. 1783)
1872
Alexandra Kollontai, Russian statesman (d. 1952)
1915
Albert Hourani, English historian (d. 1993)
1947
César Gaviria Trujillo, Colombian politician
1947
Kristian Blak, Danish musician and recording executive
1950
András Adorján, Hungarian chess player
1968
Naoya Ogawa, Japanese professional wrestler
1975
Emma Atkins, English actress
1978
Tony Yayo, American rapper
1981
Ryan Bingham, American singer/songwriter

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