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March 1st, 2017.

March 1st, 2017, was a Wednesday. It was day 60 of 2017. The decade was the 2010s.

4 years, 2 months and 4 days have passed since March 1st, 2017.

The zodiac star sign for this date is Pisces.

Music charts.

Songs that were on top of the music singles charts in the USA and the United Kingdom on March 1st, 2017.

  • United States: Shape of You - Ed Sheeran
  • United Kingdom: Shape of You - Ed Sheeran

Top movie at the Box Office.

The movie "Get Out" was at the top of the box office on March 1st, 2017.

Take me back to March 1st, 2017!

Let's take a stroll down memory lane!

The date is March 1st, 2017 and it's a Wednesday. Anyone born today will have the star sign Pisces. Spring has started to creep in and the days are beginning to get longer.

The song Shape of You by Ed Sheeran is on top of the singles charts in both the USA and the United Kingdom. Donald Trump is currently the President of the United States and the movie Get Out is at the top of the Box Office. In the United Kingdom, Theresa May is the current Prime Minister.

It's 2017, so the music charts are being dominated by artists such as Ed Sheeran, Luis Fonsi, Bruno Mars, Kendrick Lamar, The Chainsmokers, Migos, Sam Hunt and Post Malone. Actor Bill Paxton, who starred in movies such as The Terminator, Weird Science, Predator 2 and Aliens, has recently passed away at the age of 61 after suffering a stroke. Parody tweets mocking student athlete's who constantly talk about "being on the grind" and pepper their sentences with emojis are currently popular at the moment.

The 2017 Academy Awards is receiving a lot of media attention after Faye Dunaway and Warren Beatty announce the wrong winner. On TV, people are watching popular shows such as "RuPaul's Drag Race", "Modern Family", "Peaky Blinders" and "Power". Meanwhile, gamers are playing titles such as "PlayerUnknown's Battlegrounds", "Dead Rising 4", "Resident Evil 7: Biohazard" and "Horizon Zero Dawn".

Kids and teenagers are watching TV shows such as "Dora the Explorer", "Doc McStuffins", "Paw Patrol" and "Henry Danger". Popular toys at the moment include the likes of the PlayStation 4, the Xbox One, Hatchimals and Fidget spinners.

News topics, fads & culture.

Trending news stories and fads that were prevalent at this time. These are news stories and events that would have been in the media on March 1st, 2017.

  • The Shape of Water.

    "The Shape of Water" won the Academy Award for Best Picture in 2017.

  • 2017 in movies.

    Popular movies in 2017 included the likes of It, Get Out, Dunkirk, Wonder Woman, Blade Runner 2049, Baby Driver, Star Wars: The Last Jedi, Thor: Ragnarok, Logan, Molly's Game, John Wick: Chapter 2 and Three Billboards Outside Ebbing, Missouri.

  • Who were the best NBA players in 2017?

    The best NBA players in 2017 were Russell Westbrook, LeBron James, James Harden, Anthony Davis and Kawhi Leonard.

  • 2017 in music.

    Popular music artists in 2017 included Ed Sheeran, The Chainsmokers, Bruno Mars, Coldplay, Kendrick Lamar, Future, DJ Khaled, Post Malone, French Montana, Cardi B, Logic, Imagine Dragons, Lil Pump, Shawn Mendes and Kygo.

  • Record of the Year: 2017.

    "24K Magic" by Bruno Mars would go on to win a Grammy for 2017's Record of the Year.

  • Gal Gadot.

    Israeli actress Gal Gadot is named as FHM's sexiest woman of the year in 2017.

Basic facts.

Basic facts and information about this date.

  • 4 years, 2 months and 4 days have passed since March 1st, 2017.
  • Week Number: This date occurred during Week 09 of 2017.
  • Leap Year: 2017 was NOT a leap year.
  • Age: Anyone born on March 1st, 2017, will be 4 years of age.
  • Unix Timestamp: The Unix Timestamp for this date is 1488326400.

Around this time.

Notable events that occurred around March 1st, 2017.

  • January 30th, 2017: Alexandre Bissonnette kills six people at a mosque in Sainte-Foy, Canada.
  • January 30th, 2017: Bruno Mars releases his single "That's What I Like".
  • February 2nd, 2017: Soccer: Frank Lampard announces his retirement.
  • February 5th, 2017: Super Bowl LI takes place at the NRG Stadium in Houston, Texas: The New England Patriots defeat the Atlanta Falcons and Lady Gaga performs at the halftime show.
  • February 8th, 2017: Jeff Sessions becomes United States attorney general.
  • February 13th, 2017: Abigail Williams (13) and Liberty German (14) are murdered in Delphi, Indiana.
  • February 13th, 2017: National Security Advisor Michael Flynn resigns amid allegations that he lied to FBI investigators about his contact with Russia.
  • February 13th, 2017: Kim Jong-un's half-brother Kim Jong-nam is assassinated in Malaysia.
  • February 22nd, 2017: The Chainsmokers and Coldplay release the song "Something Just Like This".
  • February 25th, 2017: Actor Bill Paxton passes away after suffering a stroke.
  • February 27th, 2017: Faye Dunaway and Warren Beatty announce the wrong winner at the 2017 Academy Awards.
  • This date: March 1st, 2017
  • March 3rd, 2017: The Nintendo Switch is released.
  • March 8th, 2017: Soccer: Barcelona overcome a 4-0 deficit to defeat PSG 6-5 in the UEFA Champions League.
  • March 14th, 2017: 4 members of the Irish Coast Guard die when their Sikorsky S-92 helicopter crashes into the sea off County Mayo in Ireland.
  • March 18th, 2017: American singer and songwriter Chuck Berry passes away.
  • March 21st, 2017: Irish politician Martin McGuinness passes away.
  • March 21st, 2017: Former Chicago Bulls General Manager Jerry Krause passes away at the age of 77.
  • March 30th, 2017: Kendrick Lamar releases his song "Humble".

Personality traits.

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Horoscope, birthstone & birth flower information.

Zodiac & Birthstone information.

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  • Zodiac Sign (Astrology): Anyone born on March 1st, 2017, will have the star sign Pisces.
  • However, if you are going by the new star sign system that was discovered in 2020, then the sign for this date is actually Aquarius.
  • Zodiac Element: Water.
  • Chinese Zodiac Animal: In the Chinese Zodiac, 2017 was the year of the Rooster (Yin Water).
  • The Life Path Number for this date is 5.
  • Native American Zodiac: March 1st, 2017 falls under the Wolf.
  • Birthstone: Anyone born during the month of March will have the birthstone Aquamarine.
  • Birth flower (March): The Daffodil and the Jonqui.

TV shows.

Television shows that people were watching on this date.

  • Stranger Things - Science fiction series.
  • Better Call Saul - Breaking Bad spin-off.
  • Jane the Virgin - Romantic drama-comedy series.
  • Power - Crime drama.
  • Rick and Morty - Adult animated Sci-Fi sitcom.
  • Peaky Blinders - British crime series that is set in the 19th century.
  • Orange Is the New Black - American comedy-drama about a federal prison.
  • Black Mirror - Dystopian Sci-Fi series.
  • American Horror Story - Anthology horror series.
  • Homeland - Spy thriller about CIA operative Carrie Mathison.
  • Suits - Legal drama television series.
  • Game of Thrones - Fantasy drama series.

Kid's TV shows on March 1st, 2017.

Children's cartoons and Teen TV shows that were being aired on this date in 2017.

  • Game Shakers
  • Nicky, Ricky, Dicky & Dawn
  • Henry Danger
  • Paw Patrol
  • Doc McStuffins
  • The Fairly OddParents
  • Dora the Explorer

Popular toys and games in 2017.

Toys and games that were popular on this date in 2017.

  • Fidget spinners
  • Hatchimals
  • The Xbox One
  • The PlayStation 4

Video games.

Popular video games that people were playing on this date.

  • Horizon Zero Dawn - RPG game developed by Guerrilla Games.
  • Resident Evil 7: Biohazard - Survival horror game.
  • Dead Rising 4 - Action-adventure game developed by Capcom Vancouver.
  • Call of Duty: Infinite Warfare - First-person shooter video game developed by Infinity Ward.
  • PlayerUnknown's Battlegrounds - Online battle royale game.
  • Tom Clancy's The Division - Action role-playing game that is online-only.

Celebrity birthdays.

Celebrities, historical figures and notable people who were born on the 1st of March.

US President.

Donald Trump was the President of the United States on March 1st, 2017.

UK Prime Minister.

Theresa May was the Prime Minister of the United Kingdom on March 1st, 2017.

Irish Taoiseach.

Enda Kenny was the Taoiseach of Ireland.

Conception dates.

Conception estimates for this date.

  • A baby that was born on March 1st, 2017 was most likely conceived around the 22nd of May, 2016.
  • The due date for a baby that was conceived on March 1st, 2017 is close to the 9th of December, 2017.

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Time difference & statistics.

Here are some fun statistics about March 1st, 2017.

  • A total of 1,527 days have passed since this date.
  • 218 weeks have passed.
  • 131,929,200 seconds have passed since the March 1st, 2017.
  • If you were born on this day, your heart has beated approximately 153,917,400 times.
  • Since March 1st, 2017, the earth has travelled approximately 68,075,467,200 miles through space.
  • If you were born on this day, your eyes have blinked approximately 21,988,200 times.
  • If you were born on this day, you have taken approximately 11,345,911 steps. That's about 5,043 miles!
  • Since this date, 1,583,150 meteors have entered the earth's atmosphere!

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