March 21st: What is special about this date?

March 21st marks the 80th day of the Gregorian calendar year (or the 81st in case of leap years). There are 285 days remaining until the end of the year. Discover famous birthdays on March 21st, celebrities died on this date, the zodiac sign associated to March 21st and what happened on March 21st in history. On this page we will address all your questions and curiosities about March 21st.


March 21st: what famous birthdays are on this date?

On March 21st there are the following famous birthdays:

  • Matthew Broderick
    Matthew Broderick (1962)

    Matthew broderick is a well-known american actor, best known for his roles in ferris bueller's day off and the producers.

  • Gary Oldman
    Gary Oldman (1958)

    An english actor, musician, and filmmaker best known for his portrayals of sometimes villainous characters.

  • Rosie O'Donnell
    Rosie O'Donnell (1962)

    American comedian, actress and talk show host.

  • Françoise Dorléac
    Françoise Dorléac (1942)

    French actress and older sister to catherine deneuve.

  • Timothy Dalton
    Timothy Dalton (1946)

    Timothy dalton is a british actor known for his portrayal of james bond in two films during the late 1980s.

  • Marie-Christine Barrault
    Marie-Christine Barrault (1944)

    French actress, on television, stage, and film, she is the daughter of max barrault (jean louis brother).

  • Eddie Money
    Eddie Money (1949)

    American composer and musician.

  • Scott Eastwood
    Scott Eastwood (1986)

    Scott eastwood is an american actor known for his roles in movies such as the fate of the furious and suicide squad.

  • Russ Meyer
    Russ Meyer (1922)

    American screenwriter and producer (d. 2004).

  • Virginia Weidler
    Virginia Weidler (1927)

    American child star, who was four years old when she first appeared in "surrender.

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March 21st: who died on this date?

On March 21st the following celebrities died:

  • Ludmilla Tchérina
    Ludmilla Tchérina (2004)

    French actress and choreographer, ballerina (d. 2004).

  • Dack Rambo
    Dack Rambo (1994)

    American actor who has worked steadily since he was in highschool.

  • Ernie Wise
    Ernie Wise (1999)

    British comedian for over 40 years, who was partnered with eric morecambe from the time he died on 5/28/1984.

  • Michael Redgrave
    Michael Redgrave (1985)

    Bristol, england -- actor (browning version lady vanishes).

  • Lili Damita
    Lili Damita (1994)

    At 89, errol flynn's wife (bridge of san luis rey), is killed.

  • Alberta Watson
    Alberta Watson (2015)

    Canadian actress (d. 2015).

  • Anthony Steel
    Anthony Steel (2001)

    London, england -- actor ("malta story, wooden horse").

  • Lilyan Tashman
    Lilyan Tashman (1934)

    Actor (bulldog drummer), dies at 34.

  • Macdonald Carey
    Macdonald Carey (1994)

    American actor who acted primarily in movies and television series.

  • James Rebhorn
    James Rebhorn (2014)

    American actor (d. 2014.

  • See all famous people who died on March 21st


March 21st: what zodiac sign is associated with this date?

On March 21st, the zodiac sign associated with this date is Aries according to the Western Zodiac.

Aries zodiac sign

March 21st: what is special about the Aries sign?

The Aries sign encompasses people born between March 21st and April 19th.

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

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


March 21st: what happened on this date in history?

Here's what happened on March 21st in history:

  • Mar 21, 1907: US invades Honduras.
  • Mar 21, 1919: The Hungarian Soviet Republic is established becoming the first Communist government to be formed in Europe after the October Revolution in Russia.
  • Mar 21, 1921: Walter Kerr Theater (Ritz, CBS, NBC, ABC) opens at 223 W 48th Steet New York City.
  • Mar 21, 1943: British 8th Army opens assault on Mareth line, Tunisia.
  • Mar 21, 1948: Stop the Music with Bert Parks premieres on ABC radio
  • Mar 21, 1960: Apartheid: Massacre in Sharpeville, South Africa: Police open fire on a group of unarmed black South African demonstrators, killing 69 and wounding 180.
  • Mar 21, 1975: Ethiopia ends monarchy after 3000 years.
  • Mar 21, 1978: The U.S. most comprehensive homosexual rights bill is passed in San Francisco
  • Mar 21, 1983: Only known typo on Time Magazine cover ("contol" instead of "control"), all recalled.
  • Mar 21, 1986: 199.22 million shares traded in New York Stock Exchange
  • Mar 21, 2006: $1M of damage was caused by immigrant workers who were building the Burj Khalifa.
  • Mar 21, 2013: Gaza-Israel conflict :: Two rockets were fired from Gaza Strip, Israel. They were fired in Sderot (Israel), in violation of the ceasefire that was established after the eight-day conflict in November 2012.

What day of the year is March 21st?

March 21st marks the 80th day of the year in the Gregorian calendar (or the 81st in case of leap years).

There are 285 days remaining until the end of the year.

March 21st is the 21st day of the month of March.