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About March 8th, 2024, in brief:

  • Day of the week: March 8th, 2024 was a Friday
  • Zodiac Sign: Pisces (in western zodiac), Dragon (in Chinese zodiac)
  • Famous Birthdays: Fardeen Khan, Cyd Charisse
  • Moon Phase: New Moon
  • Popular movie: La Chimera directed by Alice Rohrwacher

More about March 8th, 2024? See below for more news and curiosities on March 8th, 2024.


What day of the week was March 08, 2024?

March 08, 2024 was a Friday and it was the 68th day of the year 2024 in the Gregorian calendar.

March 08, 2024 can also be written as 3/8/2024 in the US and as 8/3/2024 in UK and Europe.

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March 08, 2024: What is The Zodiac Sign for that day?

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The Zodiac and Astrological sign for March 8th is Pisces.

Pisces is the 12th sign in the Western Zodiac. People born between February 19th and March 20th belong to the Pisces sign: discover Pisces personality and who should a Pisces marry.

Babies born in March are either Pisces or Aries. People born before March 20th are Pisces, while people born from March 21st have the sign of Aries.

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March 08, 2024: What is the Chinese Zodiac Sign for that day?

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The Chinese Zodiac sign for March 08, 2024 is Dragon and the associated element is Wood.

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March 08, 2024: What was the moon phase on that day?

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The moon phase on March 08, 2024 was New Moon.

The moon phase refers to the appearance of the Moon in the night sky on March 08, 2024 and is determined by the portion of the Moon's illuminated surface that is visible from Earth.

An observer located in New York City on March 08, 2024 at 10pm, would see the moon, being 0% full, rising at 05:36 am and setting at 05:14 pm.

The previous full moon was on Feb 24, 2024 while the next full moon would come on Mar 25, 2024.

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Who was born on March 08, 2024?

Whose famous birthday is on March 8th?

Famous individuals and celebrities born on March 8th:

  • Fardeen Khan
    Fardeen Khan

    Indian film actor known for his work in Bollywood movies.

  • Cyd Charisse
    Cyd Charisse

    Cyd charisse was an american dancer and actress known for her roles in classic hollywood musicals such as singin' in the rain and the band...

  • Aidan Quinn
    Aidan Quinn

    Aidan quinn is an irish-american actor known for his roles in movies such as 'legends of the fall' and 'benny & joon'.

  • Kwame Kwei-Armah
    Kwame Kwei-Armah

    Kwame Kwei-Armah is a British playwright, director, and actor who has written numerous plays and served as the artistic director of the...

  • Lynn Redgrave
    Lynn Redgrave

    British-american actress, rachel kempson, is the daughter of sir michael redgrave, an actor from bristol, and rachel kempson, actress from...

  • Micky Dolenz
    Micky Dolenz

    American musician (the monkees).

  • John Kapelos
    John Kapelos

    Canadian screenwriter and producer of actor.

  • Edith MacArthur
    Edith MacArthur

    Scottish actress who is known for her graceful screen presence.

  • Nick Zano
    Nick Zano

    American actor.

  • Cheryl James
    Cheryl James

    American performer (salt-n-pepa).

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How old is someone born on March 08, 2024?

Someone born on March 08, 2024 is:

0 years 2 months old,

or 2 months and 16 days old,

or 11 weeks

or 77 days old,

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How many days until your next birthday if you were born on March 08, 2024?

There are 288 days until your next birthday, which will occur on Saturday March 8th 2025.

What generation do you belong to if you were born on March 08, 2024?

You belong to the Gen Alpha generation if you were born on March 08, 2024.


March 08, 2024: What famous people died on that day?

What famous deaths happened on March 8th?

Famous deaths on March 8th:

  • Max von Sydow
    Max von Sydow

    Max von sydow was a swedish-french actor known for his roles in iconic films such as the seventh seal, the exorcist, and star wars: the...

  • John Inman
    John Inman

    British actor, born in 13 years.

  • Karen Morley
    Karen Morley

    American singer and actress (d. 2003).

  • Edward Andrews
    Edward Andrews

    Griffin, georgia -- actor (tea & sympathy and glass bottom boat).

  • Harold Lloyd
    Harold Lloyd

    At 77 years old, why worry, a us comedian/actor, succumbs to cancer.

  • Joanny Berlioz

    Joanny Berlioz was a French composer, conductor, and music critic who is considered one of the most influential figures in the Romantic era...

  • Johnye Ferguson

    Prominent figure in the civil rights movement, known for advocating for equality and justice.

  • Vinod Mehta

    Prominent Indian journalist and editor known for his contributions to the field of journalism.

  • Zepplin

    Inventor of the Zeppelin airship.

  • Yittel Feinstein

    Renowned Yiddish theater actress known for her powerful performances.

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March 08, 2024: What are the Holidays, Observances and Saints celebrated on that day?

Holidays on March 08, 2024:

  • Albania, Romania - Mother's Day.
  • Catholicism Saint John of God.
  • Hudson's Birthday - The Second Coming Of Christmas.

Observances on March 08, 2024:

  • International Women's Day

Saints celebrated on March 08, 2024:

  • Saint Philemon (d. 305)
  • Saint Humfried of Terwaan
  • Saint Cyrillus of Africa

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March 08, 2024: What were the most popular movies on that day?

The most popular movies on March 08, 2024 were the films released in theaters close to that day with the largest audiences and significant box office revenue, including:

La Chimera

La Chimera

Release year: 2023

Directed by: Alice Rohrwacher

Starring: Isabella Rossellini, Josh O'Connor, Vincenzo Nemolato, Carol Duarte

Country: Italy

Five Nights at Freddy's

Five Nights at Freddy's

Release year: 2023

Godzilla Minus One

Godzilla Minus One

Release year: 2023



Release year: 2023

Directed by: Bobby Farrelly

Starring: Woody Harrelson, Kaitlin Olson, Matt Cook, Ernie Hudson

Anatomy of a Fall

Anatomy of a Fall

Release year: 2023


Who was the US President on March 08, 2024?

On March 08, 2024 the US President was Joe Biden (Democrat).

Who was the UK Prime Minister on March 08, 2024?

On March 08, 2024 the UK Prime Minister was Rishi Sunak (Conservative).

Who was the Pope on March 08, 2024?

On March 08, 2024 the Pope was Francis.


What is special about March 8th?

March 8th refers to a specific date on the calendar, which is the 8th day of the month of March. It is a date that occurs annually and is part of the Gregorian calendar, which is widely used around the world.

Over the years several events happened on March 8th, such as:

  • 2019 - Venezuelan crisis: venezuelan blackout 2019: venezuela's national power blackout enters its second-day. jorge rodriguez, information minister, and vladimir padrino lopez, defense minister, claim that venezuela is the victim of cyberattacks designed to "derail the entire system". juan guaido, venezuela's acting president, stated that state corruption and mismanagement had left the electrical grid in chaos.
  • 2018 - Turkish military operation in afrin. the turkish-backed free syrian army retakes jindires, syria's afrin district from the kurdish ypg. according to the syrian observatory for human rights, the town has been extensively destroyed by turkish airstrikes.
  • 2017 - War in afghanistan (2001-present: march 2017 kabul attack: unidentified gunmen disguised as doctors attacked a kabul military hospital, killing at most 38 people and injuring many more. the attack was claimed by isil.

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What happened in 2024?

2024 was filled with very interesting events such as

  • Two aircraft collide on a runway at Haneda Airport in Tokyo, killing 5 and injuring 15.
  • At least 91 people are killed in bombings in Kerman, Iran, during a ceremony commemorating the assassination of Iranian General Qasem Soleimani 4 years ago.
  • A 7.5 M earthquake strikes the western coast of Japan, killing at least 24 people and injuring 80+ others.

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What was the calendar for March 2024?

March 2024 followed the same calendar system as the rest of that year and the years surrounding it, with March being the 3rd month of the year. This calendar is characterized by 12 months, 365 days in a common year, and 366 days in a leap year, such as 2012.

Discover how March 2024 calendar looked like.