March 4: Day of the Week
March 4, 2022 was the 63rd day of the year 2022 in the Gregorian calendar. There were 302 days remaining until the end of the year. The day of the week was Friday.
If you are trying to learn French then this day of the week in French is vendredi.
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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)
- 932Translation of the relics of martyr Wenceslaus I, Duke of Bohemia, Prince of the Czechs.
- 1386Władysław II Jagiełło (Jogaila) is crowned King of Poland.
- 1493Explorer Christopher Columbus arrives back in Lisbon, Portugal, aboard his ship Niña from his voyage to what is now The Bahamas and other islands in the Caribbean.
- 1675John Flamsteed is appointed the first Astronomer Royal of England.
- 1681Charles II grants a land charter to William Penn for the area that will later become Pennsylvania.
- 1776American Revolutionary War: The Continental Army fortifies Dorchester Heights with cannon, leading the British troops to abandon the Siege of Boston.
- 1797In the first ever peaceful transfer of power between elected leaders in modern times, John Adams is sworn in as President of the United States, succeeding George Washington.
- 1882Britain’s first electric trams run in east London.
- 1917Jeannette Rankin of Montana becomes the first female member of the United States House of Representatives.
- 1944World War II: After the success of Big Week, the USAAF begins a daylight bombing campaign of Berlin.
Who were born on March 4?
- 1835John Hughlings Jackson, English neurologist (d. 1911)
- 1866Eugène Cosserat, French mathematician and astronomer (d. 1931)
- 1888Jeff Pfeffer, American baseball player (d. 1972)
- 1903Malcolm Dole, American chemist (d. 1990)
- 1913John H. Fremlin, English nuclear physicist (d. 1995)
- 1926Fran Warren, American singer
- 1950Francis Affleck, Canadian race car driver (d. 1985)
- 1962David Sparrow, English actor
- 1969Pierluigi Casiraghi, Italian football manager
- 1976Sabrina Sabrok, Argentine television host, singer, and producer
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