March 14 holidays in 2016

Holiday nameHoliday locationHoliday type
Constitution Day
Andorra National Holiday
National Heroes Day
Saint vincent and the grenadines Public Holiday
Pi Day
-
Summer Day
Albania National Holiday
Commonwealth Day
Multiple [Show] Multiple Types
St. Patrick's Day
Canada (Newfoundland And Labrador) Local Holiday
1848 Revolution Memorial Day (Extra holiday)
Hungary National Holiday
Green Monday
Cyprus National Holiday
Labour Day
Australia (Victoria) Common State Holiday
Eight Hours Day
Australia (Tasmania) Common State Holiday
Adelaide Cup
Australia (South Australia) State Holiday
Canberra Day
Australia (Australian Capital Territory) State Holiday
Clean Monday
Greece Public Holiday
Steak and BJ Day
- Weird
National Potato Chip Day
- Weird
National Learn About Butterflies Day
- Weird
National Children’s Craft Day
- Weird
National Write Down Your Story Day
- Weird

Historical Events on March 14

  • 1757: For breach of Articles of War, Royal Navy Admiral Sir John Byng is executed aboard the HMS Monarch by a firing squad.
  • 1780: During the American Revolutionary War, British frontier post Fort Charlotte in Mobile, Alabama is captured by Spanish forces.
  • 1794: A patent is given to Eli Whitney for the cotton gin.
  • 1900: United States currency is placed on the gold standard when the Gold Standard Act of 1900 is ratified.
  • 1903: United States President Theodore Roosevelt establishes the Pelican Island National Wildlife Refuge.
  • 1945: The Royal Air Force’s use the Grand Slam Bomb for the first time in Bielefeld, Germany.
  • 1951: United Nation forces capture the city of Seoul, Korea. It’s the 2nd time the city is captured.
  • 1961: A United States Air Force Goldsboro B-52 crashes near Yuba City, California.
  • 1964: Jack Ruby is found guilty of killing Lee Harvey Oswald by a Dallas jury.
  • 1967: United States’ President John F. Kennedy’s body is moved to its final resting place at Arlington National Cemetery.
  • 1994: The Linux kernel version 1.0.0 is released to the public.
  • 1995: Astronaut Norman Thagard is the 1st American astronaut to launch into space while on board of a Russian launch vehicle.
  • 2008: Riots, demonstrations and protests erupt all over Tibet.

Famous Birthdays on March 14

  • German physician and Nobel Prize laureate, Paul Ehrlich is born in 1854.
  • American lawyer and 28th Vice-President of the U.S., Thomas R. Marshall is born in 1854.
  • German-American physicist, engineer and Nobel Prize laureate, Albert Einstein is born in 1879.
  • American colonel and astronaut, Frank Borman is born in 1928.
  • English actor Michael Caine is born in 1933.
  • American actor Raymond J. Barry is born in 1939.
  • American actress Tamara Tunie is born in 1959.
  • American actress Laila Robins is born in 1959.
  • American adult movie actress Sasha Grey is born in 1988.
  • American gymnast Simone Biles is born in 1997.

Guy Fawkes Day

Friday the 13th

Christmas Eve

Boxing Day

Lantern Festival