What day of the week is this date?

Sunday March 5, 2023

March 5: Day of the Week

March 5, 2023 is the 64th day of the year 2023 in the Gregorian calendar. There are 301 days remaining until the end of the year. The day of the week is Sunday.

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

Lovelife today Hey! How’s your lovelife today? Get a free love reading with the most frank answers. Start to seize love opportunities in your life! Try it today and improve your lovelife. Did I mention it’s F-R-E-E? (Sponsored link; 18+ only)

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

March 2023
SunMonTueWedThuFriSat
   1234
567891011
12131415161718
19202122232425
262728293031 

My Birthday Ninja Are you not curious to discover some fun facts about your birthday? Find out what happened on my birthday and what was the number one song on your day of birth. Know the meaning of your special day and who shares your birthday! (Sponsored link)

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.

Coffee Love Holy Toledo! Did you know that coffee and word games are an excellent combination to sharpen your vocabulary? Let’s give it a quick spin. Within 30 seconds, how many words can you think of from these letters FICAOHIA? Check your answers here: Word solver FICAOHIA. (Sponsored by WordFinder.Cafe)

March 5 Historical Event(s)

  • 363
    Roman Emperor Julian moves from Antioch with an army of 90,000 to attack the Sassanid Empire, in a campaign which would bring about his own death.
  • 1046
    Naser Khosrow begins the seven-year Middle Eastern journey which he will later describe in his book Safarnama.
  • 1279
    The Livonian Order is defeated in the Battle of Aizkraukle by the Grand Duchy of Lithuania
  • 1496
    King Henry VII of England issues letters patent to John Cabot and his sons, authorising them to explore unknown lands.
  • 1616
    Nicolaus Copernicus’s book, De revolutionibus orbium coelestium is banned by the catholic chuch
  • 1836
    Samuel Colt makes the first production-model revolver, the .34-caliber.
  • 1860
    Parma, Tuscany, Modena and Romagna vote in referendums to join the Kingdom of Sardinia.
  • 1868
    Mefistofele, an opera by Arrigo Boito receives its première performance at La Scala.
  • 1906
    Moro Rebellion: United States Army troops bring overwhelming force against the native Moros in the First Battle of Bud Dajo, leaving only six survivors.
  • 1933
    Great Depression: President Franklin D. Roosevelt declares a “bank holiday”, closing all U.S. banks and freezing all financial transactions.

Who were born on March 5?

  • 1723
    Princess Mary of Great Britain (d. 1773)
  • 1873
    Olav Bjaaland, Norwegian explorer and cross-country skier (d. 1961)
  • 1910
    Momofuku Ando, Taiwanese-Japanese inventor of instant noodles and cup noodles (d. 2007)
  • 1938
    Lynn Margulis, American biologist (d. 2011)
  • 1952
    Alan Clark, English keyboardist (Dire Straits)
  • 1954
    Barry Lee Fairchild, American convicted murderer (d. 1995)
  • 1968
    Gordon Bajnai, Hungarian politician
  • 1975
    Jolene Blalock, American actress
  • 1977
    Mike MacDougal, American baseball player
  • 1987
    Anna Chakvetadze, Russian tennis player

Share InfoNow try another date like anniversaries, birthdays of someone you know or any other date that is special to you. Don’t forget to share the info to your friends, loved ones or social media followers. Who knows, they might appreciate and thank you for it.