March 16, 2020: Facts, Holidays & History

Monday, March 16, 2020, was 1 year and 6 months ago. It was the 76th day and 3rd month of the year in the Georgian calendar. It’s the 16th day of Spring and there are 77 days left till Summer. March 16, 2020 zodiac sign is Pisces. On this day, Donald J. Trump (Republican) was the president of the United States and the world population was approximately 7.82 billion, according to census.gov.

Below is everything you need to know about March 16, 2020, including popular events in history, top news headlines, US stock market results, social trends, and what was popular in entertainment. We’ll also look at March 16 zodiac details, day facts, and more ⤵

Day index 76th day of the year
Day of week 12th Monday of 2020
Week index 11th week of 2020
Season 16th day of Spring
Generation Generation Z
Zodiac Sign Pisces ♓
Chinese Zodiac Rat
Ruling Planet Neptune
Numerology 5
March Birthstone Aquamarine
March Birth flower Daffodil

We are using US standard week number calculations.

Fun fact: Here is how to write March 16, 2020, in Roman numerals: MMXX (month-day, year)

March 16th zodiac sign

The zodiac sign for March 16 is Pisces ♓. Pisces' strengths are: compassionate, artistic, intuitive, gentle, wise. While the weaknesses are: fearful, overly trusting, sad, desire to escape reality, can be a victim or a martyr. Neptune is the ruling planet of Pisces.

Top news headlines from March 16, 2020

Here is what happened on this day.

Popular topics that trended on the web and social media on March 16th:

DeAndre Hopkins Donald Glover Presents Lorenzo Brino Nyc schools closed California NJ curfew

March 16th events in history

Below are some important historical events that happened on March 16.

1935 – Adolf Hitler orders German rearmament in violation of The Treaty of Versailles.

1867 – First publication of an article by Joseph Lister outlining the discovery of antiseptic surgery, in "The Lancet".

1792 – King Gustav III of Sweden is shot by Count Anckarstrom at a masked ball at the Opera; he dies on March 29.

Stock markets on March 16, 2020

The US stock market closed lower for the day, with Dow ending the day 729 points, or 3.55% lower at 20188.52. Nasdaq Composite finished down 6.83%. The S&P 500 ended down 5.00%

Did you know: At the age of 56, Jeff Bezos was the richest person in the world in 2020 with $113 billion fortune, followed by Bill Gates with $98 billion, according to Forbes.

March 16, 2020 US Holidays

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Popular Tweets on Mar 16, 2020

Here are popular and most liked tweets on this day in United States:


March 16, 2020 in Music

The number one song on The Billboard Hot 100 was "The Box" by Roddy Ricch.

March 16 calendar

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What is Numerology and life path number?
March 16, 2020 life path number is 5. Numerologists believe that we have all had previous lifetimes. Each number from 1-9 holds a vibration and each vibration produces a predictable characteristic or outcome around it. Life Path 5 is thought to be a whirlwind of energy, constantly in need of change and stimulation. You are loyal, you can also be selfish, thoughtless and irresponsible. Your family and friends may view you as independent and unpredictable. You're always up for an adventure and aren't averse to taking risks.


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