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About March 21st, 2024, in brief:

  • Day of the week: March 21st, 2024 was a Thursday
  • Zodiac Sign: Aries (in western zodiac), Dragon (in Chinese zodiac)
  • Famous Birthdays: Matthew Broderick, Gary Oldman
  • Moon Phase: First Quarter
  • Popular movie: La Chimera directed by Alice Rohrwacher

More about March 21st, 2024? See below for more news and curiosities on March 21st, 2024.


What day of the week was March 21, 2024?

March 21, 2024 was a Thursday and it was the 81st day of the year 2024 in the Gregorian calendar.

March 21, 2024 can also be written as 3/21/2024 in the US and as 21/3/2024 in UK and Europe.

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March 21, 2024: What is The Zodiac Sign for that day?

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The Zodiac and Astrological sign for March 21st is Aries.

Aries is the 1st sign in the Western Zodiac. People born between March 21st and April 19th belong to the Aries sign: discover Aries personality and who should a Aries 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 21, 2024: What is the Chinese Zodiac Sign for that day?

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The Chinese Zodiac sign for March 21, 2024 is Dragon and the associated element is Wood.

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March 21, 2024: What was the moon phase on that day?

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The moon phase on March 21, 2024 was First Quarter.

The moon phase refers to the appearance of the Moon in the night sky on March 21, 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 21, 2024 at 10pm, would see the moon, being 92% full, rising at 03:45 pm and setting at 06:03 am.

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 21, 2024?

Whose famous birthday is on March 21st?

Famous individuals and celebrities born on March 21st:

  • Matthew Broderick
    Matthew Broderick

    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

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

  • Rosie O'Donnell
    Rosie O'Donnell

    American comedian, actress and talk show host.

  • Françoise Dorléac
    Françoise Dorléac

    French actress and older sister to catherine deneuve.

  • Timothy Dalton
    Timothy Dalton

    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

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

  • Eddie Money
    Eddie Money

    American composer and musician.

  • Scott Eastwood
    Scott Eastwood

    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

    American screenwriter and producer (d. 2004).

  • Virginia Weidler
    Virginia Weidler

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

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How old is someone born on March 21, 2024?

Someone born on March 21, 2024 is:

0 years 2 months old,

or 2 months and 3 days old,

or 9 weeks and 1 day old,

or 64 days old,

Use our Age Calculator to know the age of a person given the birthdate.

How many days until your next birthday if you were born on March 21, 2024?

There are 301 days until your next birthday, which will occur on Friday March 21st 2025.

What generation do you belong to if you were born on March 21, 2024?

You belong to the Gen Alpha generation if you were born on March 21, 2024.


March 21, 2024: What famous people died on that day?

What famous deaths happened on March 21st?

Famous deaths on March 21st:

  • Ludmilla Tchérina
    Ludmilla Tchérina

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

  • Dack Rambo
    Dack Rambo

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

  • Ernie Wise
    Ernie Wise

    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

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

  • Lili Damita
    Lili Damita

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

  • Alberta Watson
    Alberta Watson

    Canadian actress (d. 2015).

  • Anthony Steel
    Anthony Steel

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

  • Lilyan Tashman
    Lilyan Tashman

    Actor (bulldog drummer), dies at 34.

  • Macdonald Carey
    Macdonald Carey

    American actor who acted primarily in movies and television series.

  • James Rebhorn
    James Rebhorn

    American actor (d. 2014.

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March 21, 2024: What are the Holidays, Observances and Saints celebrated on that day?

Holidays on March 21, 2024:

  • Blessed Clementia of Hohenberg
  • World Poetry Day - by UNESCO.
  • St. Nicholas of Flue
  • Astrology: First day of star sign Aries.
  • China: Chunfen.
  • Harmony Day in Australia.
  • World Down Syndrome Day
  • Earth Day.
  • Ostara - Neopagan festival of Ostara.
  • The third day of Quinquatria in ancient Rome, held in honor of Minerva.

Observances on March 21, 2024:

  • Week of Solidarity with the Peoples Struggling against Racism and Racial Discrimination, 21-27 March
  • International Day of Nowruz
  • International Day of Forests

Saints celebrated on March 21, 2024:

  • Saints Philemon and Domnin

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March 21, 2024: What were the most popular movies on that day?

The most popular movies on March 21, 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

El mestre que va prometre el mar

El mestre que va prometre el mar

Release year: 2023



Release year: 2023

Aquaman and the Lost Kingdom

Aquaman and the Lost Kingdom

Release year: 2023

Fallen Leaves

Fallen Leaves

Release year: 2023


Who was the US President on March 21, 2024?

On March 21, 2024 the US President was Joe Biden (Democrat).

Who was the UK Prime Minister on March 21, 2024?

On March 21, 2024 the UK Prime Minister was Rishi Sunak (Conservative).

Who was the Pope on March 21, 2024?

On March 21, 2024 the Pope was Francis.


What is special about March 21st?

March 21st refers to a specific date on the calendar, which is the 21st 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 21st, such as:

  • 2019 - War in afghanistan: six people die and 23 are injured in three explosions that occurred during nowruz celebrations in kabul, afghanistan.
  • 2018 - Saudi arabian-led intervention into yemen: houthis claim that they have shot down an f-15 royal saudi air force jet flying over sa'da province, yemen.
  • 2017 - War in somalia: at least five people are killed when a car bomb explodes near villa somalia, president of somalia mohamed abdullahi mohamed’s official residence in mogadishu.

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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.