March 3rd: What is special about this date?

March 3rd marks the 62nd day of the Gregorian calendar year (or the 63rd in case of leap years). There are 303 days remaining until the end of the year. Discover famous birthdays on March 3rd, celebrities died on this date, the zodiac sign associated to March 3rd and what happened on March 3rd in history. On this page we will address all your questions and curiosities about March 3rd.


March 3rd: what famous birthdays are on this date?

On March 3rd there are the following famous birthdays:

  • Kieu Chinh
    Kieu Chinh (1939)

    Vietnamese-American actress known for her roles in films like 'The Joy Luck Club'.

  • Jessica Biel
    Jessica Biel (1982)

    American singer, model, and actress.

  • Ronan Keating
    Ronan Keating (1977)

    Ronan keating is an irish pop singer known for being a member of the boy band boyzone and for his successful solo career.

  • Jean Harlow
    Jean Harlow (1911)

    Jean Harlow was a popular American film actress known for her roles in the 1930s.

  • Julie Bowen
    Julie Bowen (1970)

    Julie bowen is an american actress best known for her role as claire dunphy on the tv show modern family.

  • Laura Harring
    Laura Harring (1964)

    Mexican-american model and actress, miss usa 1985.

  • Miranda Richardson
    Miranda Richardson (1958)

    British actress known for her versatile roles in film and television.

  • Diana Barrymore
    Diana Barrymore (1921)

    American notable family, the daughter john barrymore and michael strange.

  • Shraddha Kapoor
    Shraddha Kapoor (1989)

    Movie actress.

  • James Doohan
    James Doohan (1920)

    Canadian-american actor and soldier (d. 2005).

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March 3rd: who died on this date?

On March 3rd the following celebrities died:

  • Danny Kaye
    Danny Kaye (1987)

    Brooklyn, new york -- unicef/comedian / actor (show).

  • Horst Buchholz
    Horst Buchholz (2003)

    German actor sometimes seen internationally, such as in 1963's "nine hours to rama".

  • Lou Costello
    Lou Costello (1959)

    Paterson, new jersey -- actor / comedian (abbott and costello).

  • Sandy Dennis
    Sandy Dennis (1992)

    American actress.

  • William Frawley
    William Frawley (1966)

    American actor and vaudevillian (b. 1887).

  • Barbara Ruick
    Barbara Ruick (1974)

    Actress (carousel fearless fagan), is killed at 43.

  • Marguerette Duras (1996)

    French novelist, playwright, and screenwriter acclaimed for her works exploring human emotions.

  • Pelham Grenville (1947)

    British businessman known for his involvement in banking and finance.

  • Segundo Sombra (1968)

    Renowned poet known for his lyrical works.

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March 3rd: what zodiac sign is associated with this date?

On March 3rd, the zodiac sign associated with this date is Pisces according to the Western Zodiac.

Pisces zodiac sign

March 3rd: what is special about the Pisces sign?

The Pisces sign encompasses people born between February 19th and March 20th.

You can discover Pisces's personality traits and attitude and Pisces's most and least compatible signs.

If you're a Pisces born in March discover why March born are so special.


March 3rd: what happened on this date in history?

Here's what happened on March 3rd in history:

  • Mar 3, 1913: Ida B Wells-Barnett demonstrates for female suffrage in Washington DC.
  • Mar 3, 1917: Nicholas II, last Russian tsar, abdicates
  • Mar 3, 1922: WWJ-AM in Detroit MI begins radio transmissions
  • Mar 3, 1934: John Dillinger breaks out of jail using a wooden pistol.
  • Mar 3, 1962: British Antarctic Territory is formed.
  • Mar 3, 1976: Mozambique closes border with Rhodesia.
  • Mar 3, 1982: US Senate begins debate on expulsion of Senator Harrison Williams (Democrat-New Jersey).
  • Mar 3, 1984: Peter Ueberroth is elected baseball commissioner (Effective October 1).
  • Mar 3, 1991: Big Love opens at Plymouth Theater NYC for 41 performances
  • Mar 3, 1997: Howard Stern Radio Show premieres in Fayetteville NC on WRCQ 103.5 FM
  • Mar 3, 2015: A dispute between industrial workers has forced Norwegian Air Shuttle to ground all passengers from Norway, Denmark and Sweden. This action will leave 35,000 people without a home.
  • Mar 3, 2018: Conflict between Israel and Palestine: Officials in Gaza claim that Israeli soldiers killed a Palestinian farmer who was living on his land in Gaza Strip. A spokesperson for Israel's military said that the soldier was too close to border fence.

What day of the year is March 3rd?

March 3rd marks the 62nd day of the year in the Gregorian calendar (or the 63rd in case of leap years).

There are 303 days remaining until the end of the year.

March 3rd is the 3rd day of the month of March.