March 16th: What is special about this date?

March 16th marks the 75th day of the Gregorian calendar year (or the 76th in case of leap years). There are 290 days remaining until the end of the year. Discover famous birthdays on March 16th, celebrities died on this date, the zodiac sign associated to March 16th and what happened on March 16th in history. On this page we will address all your questions and curiosities about March 16th.


March 16th: what famous birthdays are on this date?

On March 16th there are the following famous birthdays:

  • Isabelle Huppert
    Isabelle Huppert (1953)

    French actress, stage, tv and film.

  • Alexandra Daddario
    Alexandra Daddario (1986)

    Alexandra daddario is a prominent american actress known for her roles in tv shows such as 'true detective' and movies like 'baywatch'.

  • Andrew Jackson
    Andrew Jackson (1767)

    Andrew jackson was the 7th president of the united states and is mostly known for his role in the expansion of american territory and his...

  • Lauren Graham
    Lauren Graham (1967)

    Lauren Graham is an American actress, best known for her roles in the television series 'Gilmore Girls' and 'Parenthood'.

  • Victor Garber
    Victor Garber (1949)

    Victor garber is a canadian actor known for his roles in titanic, alias, and legally blonde.

  • Jerry Lewis
    Jerry Lewis (1926)

    American comedian, writer, actor and producer.

  • Erik Estrada
    Erik Estrada (1949)

    Erik estrada is a tv actor best known for his role as officer frank poncherello in the television series chips.

  • Bernardo Bertolucci
    Bernardo Bertolucci (1941)

    He was an italian director and one of the most successful of his generation.

  • Karlheinz Böhm
    Karlheinz Böhm (1928)

    German-austrian actor (d. 2014.

  • Jerome Flynn
    Jerome Flynn (1963)

    English singer and actor.

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March 16th: who died on this date?

On March 16th the following celebrities died:

  • Bebe Daniels
    Bebe Daniels (1971)

    American actress who was awarded the medal of freedom, the highest civilian u.s.

  • Arthur Godfrey
    Arthur Godfrey (1983)

    American entertainer.

  • June Collyer
    June Collyer (1968)

    Actress (june–stu erwin show), dies at 60.

  • Frank Thornton
    Frank Thornton (2013)

    English actor (d. 2013).

  • Vernestine Cook (2009)

    Renowned chemist known for her contributions to organic chemistry.

  • Abrey Beardsley (1898)

    Renowned English illustrator known for his distinctive Art Nouveau style.

  • Paul Kohner (1988)

    Renowned film producer known for his work in Hollywood.

  • Linas Marcinkevicius (2010)

    Renowned Lithuanian poet known for his impactful works.

  • Lidiya Ginzburg (1990)

    Renowned Russian literary scholar and critic.

  • Mabeline Coleman (1997)

    Renowned chemist known for her work in organic chemistry.

  • See all famous people who died on March 16th


March 16th: what zodiac sign is associated with this date?

On March 16th, the zodiac sign associated with this date is Pisces according to the Western Zodiac.

Pisces zodiac sign

March 16th: 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 16th: what happened on this date in history?

Here's what happened on March 16th in history:

  • Mar 16, 1930: USS Constitution (Old Ironsides) floated out to become a national shrine.
  • Mar 16, 1943: Elin K (No) andZaanland (Neth) torpedoed andsinks
  • Mar 16, 1948: The largest flood in the history of Brampton, Ontario, occurs.
  • Mar 16, 1957: 9th Emmy Awards: Phil Silvers Show, Robert Young and Loretta Young
  • Mar 16, 1962: US Super-Constellation disappears above Pacific Ocean, kills 167.
  • Mar 16, 1978: Amoco Cadiz spills 223,000 tons of crude oil off French coast
  • Mar 16, 1982: In Newport, Rhode Island, Claus von Bnlow is found guilty of the attempted murder of his wife.
  • Mar 16, 1983: Smallest crowd (1814) at Cleveland Coliseum for NBA game, Cleveland Caviliers versus New Jersey Nets.
  • Mar 16, 1986: Chris Johnson wins LPGA GNA / Glendale Federal Golf Classic
  • Mar 16, 1991: 7 of Reba McEntire band members are killed in a plane crash
  • Mar 16, 2006: Today, thousands of anti-government protesters in Thailand continue to rally against Thaksin Shinawatra, the current Thai Prime Minister. They demand that he resign from his post. Sondhi Limthongkul (opposition leader) declared that he and his party will continue to protest all day until the PM resigns.
  • Mar 16, 2013: British Lance Corporal James Ashworth, who was protecting his fellow soldiers from a grenade explosion in southern Afghanistan, died while trying to save them from the same fate in 2012. He will be presented with the Victoria Cross.

What day of the year is March 16th?

March 16th marks the 75th day of the year in the Gregorian calendar (or the 76th in case of leap years).

There are 290 days remaining until the end of the year.

March 16th is the 16th day of the month of March.