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Thursday March 8, 2018

March 8: Day of the Week

March 8, 2018 was the 67th day of the year 2018 in the Gregorian calendar. There were 298 days remaining until the end of the year. The day of the week was Thursday.

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

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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 8 Historical Event(s)

  • 1126
    Following the death of his mother Urraca, Alfonso VII is proclaimed king of Castile and León.
  • 1655
    John Casor becomes the first legally-recognized slave in England’s North American colonies.
  • 1775
    An anonymous writer, thought by some to be Thomas Paine, publishes “African Slavery in America”, the first article in the American colonies calling for the emancipation of slaves and the abolition of slavery.
  • 1817
    The New York Stock Exchange is founded.
  • 1936
    Daytona Beach Road Course holds its first oval stock car race.
  • 1949
    Mildred Gillars (“Axis Sally”) is condemned to prison for treason
  • 1957
    Ghana joins the United Nations.
  • 1966
    A bomb planted by young Irish protesters destroys Nelson’s Pillar in Dublin.
  • 1985
    A failed assassination attempt on Sayyed Mohammad Hussein Fadlallah in Beirut, Lebanon, kills at least 45 and injures 175 others.
  • 2004
    A new constitution is signed by Iraq’s Governing Council.

Who were born on March 8?

  • 1566
    Don Carlo Gesualdo, Italian composer (d. 1613)
  • 1892
    Juana de Ibarbourou, Uruguayan poet (d. 1979)
  • 1910
    Bernard Benjamin, British statistician (d. 2002)
  • 1945
    Jim Chapman, American politician
  • 1954
    Bob Brozman, American musician
  • 1955
    Don Ashby, Canadian ice hockey player (d. 1981)
  • 1972
    Angie Hart, Australian pop singer
  • 1972
    Georgios Georgiadis, Greek footballer
  • 1977
    Johann Vogel, Swiss footballer
  • 1990
    Kristinia DeBarge, American R&B singer

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