March 8th, 2021

March 8th, 2021, fell on a Monday. It was day 67 of 2021. The decade was the 2020s.

1 months and 10 days have passed since March 8th, 2021.


On This Date

Events that occurred on March 8th, 2021:

  • Former police officer Derek Chauvin goes on trial for the murder of George Floyd in May, 2020.


Basic Facts

Basic facts and information about this date:

  • 1 months and 10 days have passed since March 8th, 2021.
  • Week Number: This date occurred during Week 10 of 2021.
  • Leap Year: 2021 is NOT a leap year.
  • Unix Timestamp: The Unix Timestamp for this date is 1615161600.


Around This Time...

Notable events that occurred around March 8th, 2021:

  • February 7th, 2021: Super Bowl LV: The Tampa Bay Buccaneers defeat the Kansas City Chiefs by 31-9.
  • February 8th, 2021: The price of Bitcoin hits a new all-time high after Tesla discloses that it has purchased $1.5 billion worth.
  • February 10th, 2021: The documentary "Crime Scene: The Vanishing at the Cecil Hotel" is released on Netflix.
  • February 11th, 2021: Bam Margera posts a series of Instagram videos indicating that he has broken his sobriety and that he has been fired from the filming of Jackass 4.
  • February 12th, 2021: Justin Timberlake apologizes following backlash after the airing of the documentary "Framing Britney Spears".
  • February 13th, 2021: Former US president Donald Trump is acquitted of incitement to insurrection at his second impeachment trial.
  • February 14th, 2021: Meghan Markle and Prince Harry announce they are expecting a second baby.
  • February 14th, 2021: Winter Storm Uri drops large amounts of snow across Texas and Oklahoma.
  • February 17th, 2021: American radio personality Rush Limbaugh passes away from cancer at the age of 70.
  • February 19th, 2021: Kim Kardashian files for divorce from Kanye West after seven years of marriage.
  • February 19th, 2021: The film Nomadland is released.
  • February 22nd, 2021: French music duo "Daft Punk" announce their retirement.
  • February 23rd, 2021: Golfer Tiger Woods is injured in a single-car accident in California.
  • February 27th, 2021: Anti-lockdown protests begin in Dublin, Ireland.
  • March 1st, 2021: Former French president Nicolas Sarkozy is found guilty of corruption.
  • March 3rd, 2021: 33-year-old English woman Sarah Everard goes missing in South London.
  • March 7th, 2021: Prince Harry and Meghan Markle are interviewed on the Oprah Winfrey show.
  • This date: March 8th, 2021
  • March 9th, 2021: Piers Morgan storms off the breakfast programme "Good Morning Britain" after he is criticized for his comments on Prince Harry and Meghan Markle.
  • March 10th, 2021: The body of 33-year-old English woman Sarah Everard is found near Ashford, Kent.
  • March 12th, 2021: Metropolitan Police officer Wayne Couzens is charged with the murder of Sarah Everard in London.
  • March 15th, 2021: Several countries in the EU temporarily halt the roll-out of the Oxford-AstraZeneca vaccine due to fears about blood clotting.
  • March 16th, 2021: German race driver Sabine Schmitz passes away from cancer at the age of 51.
  • March 16th, 2021: 8 people are killed during a series of shootings at three massage parlors in Atlanta.
  • March 19th, 2021: UFC fighter Khabib Nurmagomedov announces his retirement.
  • March 23rd, 2021: A large container ship causes an obstruction after it runs aground in the Suez Canal in Egypt.
  • March 24th, 2021: Actress Jessica Walter passes away at the age of 80.
  • March 29th, 2021: A large container ship is freed after obstructing the Suez Canal in Egypt for six days.
  • April 2nd, 2021: Rapper DMX suffers an overdose at his home in New York.
  • April 4th, 2021: It is confirmed that rapper DMX is in a vegetative state following a heart attack at his home in New York.
  • April 5th, 2021: It is announced that Q&A website "Yahoo! Answers" will be shutting down after 15 years.
  • April 5th, 2021: English actor Paul Ritter dies from a brain tumor at the age of 54.
  • April 6th, 2021: Media personality Kim Kardashian achieves billionaire status.

Horoscopes & Birthstone Information

Zodiac & Birthstone information:

  • Zodiac Sign (Astrology): Anyone born on March 8th, 2021, will have the star sign Pisces.
  • However, if you are going by the new star sign system (2020), then the sign for this date is actually Aquarius.
  • Zodiac Element: Water.
  • Chinese Zodiac Animal: In the Chinese Zodiac, 2021 is the year of the Ox (Yin Wood).
  • Native American Zodiac: March 8th, 2021 falls under the Wolf.
  • Birthstone: Anyone born during the month of March will have the birthstone Aquamarine.

2021 - Toys & Games

Toys and games that would have been popular on this date in 2021:

  • PlayStation 5
  • Xbox Series X

Celebrity Birthdays

Celebrities, historical figures and noteable people who were born on the 8th of March:


US President

Who was the US President on March 8th, 2021?

  • Joe Biden was the President of the United States.

UK Prime Minister

Who was the Prime Minister of the United Kingdom on March 8th, 2021?

  • Boris Johnson was the Prime Minister of the United Kingdom.

Irish Taoiseach

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

  • Micheál Martin was the Taoiseach of Ireland.

Conception Dates

Interesting facts about conception dates.

  • A baby that was born on March 8th, 2021 was probably conceived around the 29th of May, 2020. (Rough Estimate).
  • The due date for a baby that was conceived on March 8th, 2021 is the 16th of December, 2021. (Rough Estimate).

Videos

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Time Difference & Statistics

Here are some fun statistics about March 8th, 2021.

  • 42 days have passed since this date.
  • 3,625,200 seconds have passed since the March 8th, 2021.
  • If you were born on this day, your heart has beated approximately 4,229,400 times.
  • Since March 8th, 2021, earth has travelled approximately 1,870,603,200 miles through space.
  • If you were born on this day, your eyes have blinked approximately 604,200 times.
  • If you were born on this day, you have taken approximately 311,767 steps. That's about 139 miles!
  • Since this date, 43,502 meteors have entered the earth's atmosphere!

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