March 21st, 2017

March 21st, 2017, fell on a Tuesday. It was day 80 of 2017. The decade was the 2010s.

4 years, 0 months and 30 days have passed since March 21st, 2017.


On This Date

Events that occurred on March 21st, 2017:

  • Former Chicago Bulls General Manager Jerry Krause passes away at the age of 77.
  • Irish politician Martin McGuinness passes away.


Music Singles

Songs that were on top of the music singles charts in the USA and the United Kingdom on March 21st, 2017:

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

Movie Box Office

Which movie was on top of the box office?

  • The movie "Beauty and the Beast" was at the top of the box office on this date.

Take Me Back!

The date is March 21st, 2017 and it's a Tuesday. Anyone born today will have the star sign Aries. Spring has arrived and the days have become longer.

St. Patrick's Day of 2017 has recently come and gone. 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 Beauty and the Beast 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. A new games console called the Nintendo Switch has just been released.

Ireland is in mourning following the death of 4 members of the Irish Coast Guard in a helicopter crash. American singer and songwriter Chuck Berry has recently passed away at the age of 90. Former Chicago Bulls General Manager Jerry Krause has passed away at the age of 77. Irish politician Martin McGuinness has died following a battle with the disease amyloidosis.

On TV, people are watching popular shows such as "Bones", "Game of Thrones", "American Horror Story" and "Jane the Virgin". Meanwhile, gamers are playing titles such as "PlayerUnknown's Battlegrounds", "Call of Duty: Infinite Warfare", "Resident Evil 7: Biohazard" and "Horizon Zero Dawn". Kids and teenagers are watching TV shows such as "Dora the Explorer", "Doc McStuffins", "Henry Danger" and "Game Shakers".

Popular toys include the likes of "PlayStation 4", "Xbox One", "Fidget spinner" and "Nintendo Switch".


News Topics, Fads & Culture

Trending news stories and fads that were prevalent throughout this time period. These are news stories and events that would have been in the media on March 21st, 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.

  • Chuck Berry passes away.

    On the 18th of March, 2017, American singer and songwriter Chuck Berry passed away at the age of 90.


Basic Facts

Basic facts and information about this date:

  • 4 years, 0 months and 30 days have passed since March 21st, 2017.
  • Week Number: This date occurred during Week 12 of 2017.
  • Leap Year: 2017 was NOT a leap year.
  • Age: Anyone born on March 21st, 2017, will be 4 years of age.
  • Unix Timestamp: The Unix Timestamp for this date is 1490054400.


Around This Time...

Notable events that occurred around March 21st, 2017:

  • 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.
  • 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.
  • This date: March 21st, 2017
  • March 30th, 2017: Kendrick Lamar releases his song "Humble".
  • April 2nd, 2017: WrestleMania 33: Roman Reigns defeats The Undertaker in a "No Holds Barred" match.
  • April 3rd, 2017: Wrestling: Kurt Angle returns to the WWE for the first time in over 10 years.
  • April 9th, 2017: United Airlines receives criticism for dragging a passenger off a flight.
  • April 13th, 2017: Ed Sheeran plays at the 3 Arena in Dublin.
  • April 14th, 2017: Kendrick Lamar releases his album "Damn".
  • April 17th, 2017: The remix version of Luis Fonsi's song "Despacito", featuring Justin Bieber, is released.
  • April 19th, 2017: Former NFL player and convicted murderer Aaron Hernandez commits suicide.
  • April 19th, 2017: Bill O'Reilly is fired by Fox News over sexual harassment claims.

Horoscopes & Birthstone Information

Zodiac & Birthstone information:

  • Zodiac Sign (Astrology): Anyone born on March 21st, 2017, will have the star sign Aries.
  • However, if you are going by the new star sign system (2020), then the sign for this date is actually Pisces.
  • Zodiac Element: Fire.
  • Chinese Zodiac Animal: In the Chinese Zodiac, 2017 was the year of the Rooster (Yin Water).
  • Native American Zodiac: March 21st, 2017 falls under the Falcon.
  • Birthstone: Anyone born during the month of March will have the birthstone Aquamarine.

Television Shows

TV shows that people would have been watching around this time.

  • 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.

2017 - Kid's TV

Children's and Teen TV shows that would have been airing on this date in 2017.

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

2017 - Toys & Games

Toys and games that would have been popular on this date in 2017:

  • Nintendo Switch
  • Fidget spinner
  • Hatchimals
  • Xbox One
  • PlayStation 4

Video Games

Popular video games that you might have been playing around this time.

  • The Legend of Zelda: Breath of the Wild - Action-adventure game for the Nintendo Switch.
  • 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.

Celebrity Birthdays

Celebrities, historical figures and noteable people who were born on the 21st of March:


US President

Who was the US President on March 21st, 2017?

  • Donald Trump was the President of the United States.

UK Prime Minister

Who was the Prime Minister of the United Kingdom on March 21st, 2017?

  • Theresa May was the Prime Minister of the United Kingdom.

Irish Taoiseach

Who was the Taoiseach (Prime Minister) of Ireland on this date?

  • Enda Kenny was the Taoiseach of Ireland.

Conception Dates

Interesting facts about conception dates.

  • A baby that was born on March 21st, 2017 was probably conceived around the 11th of June, 2016. (Rough Estimate).
  • The due date for a baby that was conceived on March 21st, 2017 is the 29th of December, 2017. (Rough Estimate).

How old was I?

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Videos

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Time Difference & Statistics

Here are some fun statistics about March 21st, 2017.

  • 1,492 days have passed since this date.
  • 128,905,200 seconds have passed since the March 21st, 2017.
  • If you were born on this day, your heart has beated approximately 150,389,400 times.
  • Since March 21st, 2017, earth has travelled approximately 66,515,083,200 miles through space.
  • If you were born on this day, your eyes have blinked approximately 21,484,200 times.
  • If you were born on this day, you have taken approximately 11,085,847 steps. That's about 4,927 miles!
  • Since this date, 1,546,862 meteors have entered the earth's atmosphere!

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