March 4: Day of the Week
March 4, 2021 was the 63rd day of the year 2021 in the Gregorian calendar. There were 302 days remaining until the end of the year. The day of the week was Thursday.
If you are trying to learn French then this day of the week in French is jeudi.
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Here’s the March calendar. You can also browse the full year monthly calendar.
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 4 Historical Event(s)
- 51Nero, later to become Roman Emperor, is given the title princeps iuventutis (head of the youth).
- 852Croatian Duke Trpimir I issues a statute, a document with the first known written mention of the Croats name in Croatian sources.
- 1238The Battle of the Sit River is fought in the northern part of the present-day Yaroslavl Oblast of Russia between the Mongol Hordes of Batu Khan and the Russians under Yuri II of Vladimir-Suzdal during the Mongol invasion of Russia.
- 1386Władysław II Jagiełło (Jogaila) is crowned King of Poland.
- 1791A Constitutional Act is introduced by the British House of Commons in London which envisages the separation of Canada into Lower Canada (Quebec) and Upper Canada (Ontario).
- 1945Lapland War: Finland declares war on Nazi Germany.
- 1957The S&P 500 stock market index is introduced, replacing the S&P 90.
- 1985The Food and Drug Administration approves a blood test for AIDS, used since then for screening all blood donations in the United States.
- 1991Sheikh Saad Al-Abdallah Al-Salim Al-Sabah, the Prime Minister of Kuwait, returns to his country for the first time since Iraq’s invasion.
- 2007Estonian parliamentary election, 2007: Approximately 30,000 voters take advantage of electronic voting in Estonia, the world’s first nationwide voting where part of the votecasting is allowed in the form of remote electronic voting via the Internet.
Who were born on March 4?
- 1492Francesco de Layolle, Italian composer (d. c. 1540)
- 1891Lois Wilson, founder of Al-Anon (d. 1988)
- 1901Charles Goren, American bridge player and writer (d. 1991)
- 1903Carrie Best, Canadian journalist (d. 2001)
- 1940Volodymyr Morozov, Ukrainian flatwater canoer
- 1955Dominique Pinon, French actor
- 1962Jon Durno, bassist (Roman Holliday)
- 1969Chaz Bono, American actor and gay rights activist
- 1972Brittney Powell, German-American actress
- 1985Whitney Port, American reality television personality
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