March 21st Holiday List
International Day for the Elimination of Racial Discrimination
International Day of Forests
National California Strawberry Day
National Common Courtesy Day
National Day of Action on Syringe Exchange
National Flower Day
National Fragrance Day
National French Bread Day
National Teenager Day
National Single Parent’s Day
World Down Syndrome Day
World Poetry Day
World Puppetry Day
Here are some Down Syndrome Awareness Shirts
March 21st Horoscope Sign is Aries
Ruling planet: Mars
Flower: Thistle & honeysuckle
Romantic Compatibility: Sagittarius
Traits: Independent, passionate, competitive, perfectionists, honest, energetic, sexy but can be closed minded, uncompromising and honest to a fault.
March 21st Trivia
- 1617 – Pocahontas’ Funeral The American Indian is buried after dying during her trip to England.
- 1685 – Johann Sebastian Bach d. 1750 German composer and organist is born.
- 1924 – Daily reading of the Bible becomes mandatory in Kentucky public schools.
- 1946 – Timothy Dalton British actor, is born.
- 1949 – Eddie Money, American singer-songwriter and guitarist was born.
- 1952 – First Rock and Roll Concert “The Moondog Coronation Ball” is held at the Cleveland Arena.
- 1958 – Gary Oldman, English actor, filmmaker, musician and author was born.
- 1962 – Matthew Broderick, American actor is born.
- 1962 – Rosie O’Donnell, American actress, producer, and talk show host was born.
- 1963 – Alcatraz, a prision in San Francisco Bay, closes after 29 years of operation.
- 1970 – The first Earth Day proclamation is issued by Joseph Alioto, Mayor of San Francisco.
- 1981 – Last Recorded Lynching in the U.S. Members of the KKK beat and kill 19-year-old African-American Michael Donald and hung his body from a tree.
- 1986 – Debi Thomas became the first African American to win the World Figure Skating Championships
- 2000 – Pope John Paul II makes his first ever pontifical visit to Israel.
- 2006 – The social media site Twitter is founded.
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