8th of March, 2017

Here are some facts about this particular date:

  • What Day: The 8th of March, 2017, fell on a Wednesday.
  • Decade: 2010s.
  • 6 months and 16 days have passed since the 8th of March, 2017.
  • Week Number: This date occurred during Week 10 of 2017.
  • Day 67 of 2017.
  • Leap Year: 2017 is NOT a leap year.
  • Zodiac Sign (Astrology): Anyone born on this date will have the star sign Pisces.
  • Zodiac Element: Water.
  • Chinese Zodiac Animal: In the Chinese Zodiac, 2017 is the year of the Rooster (Yin Water).
  • Native American Zodiac: The 8th of March, 2017 falls under the Wolf.
  • Birthstone: Anyone born during the month of March will have the birthstone Aquamarine.
  • American Format: 03-08-2017 (the MDY format is also used in Belize).
  • YMD Format: 2017-03-08. This format is often used by software applications, simply because numbers such as "20170308" are easier to sort.
  • Unix Timestamp: The Unix Timestamp for this date is 1488931200.

US President

Who was the US President on this particular date?

  • Barack Obama was the President of the United States on the 8th of March, 2017.

Conception Dates

Interesting facts about conception dates.

  • A baby that was born on the 8th of March, 2017 was probably conceived around the 29th of May, 2016. (Rough Estimate).
  • The due date for a baby that was conceived on the 8th of March, 2017 is the 16th of December, 2017. (Rough Estimate).

On This Date

Historical events that have occurred on the 8th of March:

  • 8th of March, 1966: Nelson's Pillar in Dublin, Ireland, is blown up by former IRA members.
  • 8th of March, 1973: The Northern Ireland sovereignty referendum takes place. It is largely boycotted by the nationalist community
  • 8th of March, 1973: Singer Ron "Pigpen" McKernan passes away.
  • 8th of March, 1988: Super Tuesday: U.S. presidential candidate George H. W. Bush defeats Bob Dole in a number of Republican primaries
  • 8th of March, 2014: Malaysia Airlines Flight 370 disappears from radar.
  • 8th of March, 1993: The first episode of "Beavis and Butt-head" is aired.

Celebrity Birthdays

Celebrities and historical figures that were born on the 8th of March:

Videos

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Visualize

Visualize the days that have passed since the 8th of March, 2017. Each day that has passed will be represented as a calendar icon.

Time Difference & Statistics

Here are some fun statistics about the 8th of March, 2017.

  • 198 days have passed since this date.
  • 17,103,600 seconds have passed since the 8th of March, 2017.
  • If you were born on this day, your heart has beated approximately 19,954,200 times.
  • Since the 8th of March, 2017, earth has travelled approximately 8,825,457,600 miles through space.
  • If you were born on this day, your eyes have blinked approximately 2,850,600 times.
  • If you were born on this day, you have taken approximately 1,470,910 steps. That's about 654 miles!
  • Since this date, 205,243 meteors have entered the earth's atmosphere!

Translations

Time for a quick language lesson! The word for "Wednesday" in other languages is:

  • German: Mittwoch.
  • French: Mercredi.
  • Italian: Mercoledi.
  • Spanish: Miercoles.
  • Portuguese: Quarta-feira.

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