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Monday March 8, 2021

March 8: Day of the Week

March 8, 2021 was the 67th day of the year 2021 in the Gregorian calendar. There were 298 days remaining until the end of the year. The day of the week was Monday.

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

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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.
  • 1736
    Nader Shah, founder of the Afsharid dynasty, is crowned Shah of Iran.
  • 1777
    Regiments from Ansbach and Bayreuth, sent to support Great Britain in the American Revolutionary War, mutiny in the town of Ochsenfurt.
  • 1782
    Gnadenhütten massacre: Ninety-six Native Americans in Gnadenhutten, Ohio, who had converted to Christianity are killed by Pennsylvania militiamen in retaliation for raids carried out by other Indians.
  • 1817
    The New York Stock Exchange is founded.
  • 1917
    International Women’s Day protests in St. Petersburg mark the beginning of the February Revolution (so named because it was February on the Julian calendar).
  • 1920
    The Arab Kingdom of Syria, the first modern Arab state to come into existence, is established.
  • 1921
    Spanish Premier Eduardo Dato Iradier is assassinated while exiting the parliament building in Madrid.
  • 1924
    The Castle Gate mine disaster kills 172 coal miners near Castle Gate, Utah.
  • 1957
    The 1957 Georgia Memorial to Congress, which petitions the U.S. Congress to declare the ratification of the 14th & 15th Amendments to the U.S. Constitution null and void, is adopted by the U.S. state of Georgia.

Who were born on March 8?

  • 1841
    Oliver Wendell Holmes, Jr., Associate Justice of the Supreme Court of the United States (d. 1935)
  • 1856
    Colin Campbell Cooper, American Impressionist painter (d. 1937)
  • 1859
    Kenneth Grahame, English author (d. 1932)
  • 1865
    Frederic Goudy, American type designer (d. 1947)
  • 1892
    Juana de Ibarbourou, Uruguayan poet (d. 1979)
  • 1939
    Jim Bouton, American baseball player and author
  • 1943
    Lynn Redgrave, English actress (d. 2010)
  • 1973
    Boris Kodjoe, Austrian model
  • 1976
    Ryan Freel, American baseball player
  • 1978
    Mohammed Bouyeri, Dutch-Moroccan assassin

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