2019 Daily Holidays that fall on March 9, include:
Get Over It Day
International Fanny Pack Day - March 9, 2019 (Second Saturday)
Joe Franklin Day
National Crabmeat Day
National Genealogy Day - March 9, 2019 (Saturday of the First Full Week in March which is Celebrate Your Name Week)
National Meatball Day
National Urban Ballroom Dancing Day - March 9, 2019 (Second Saturday in March)
National Panic Day
2019 Weekly Holidays that include March 9, are:
Celebrate Your Name Week - March 3-9, 2019 (First Full Week in March)
Endometriosis Awareness Week - March 3-9, 2019
Jewish Book Week - March 2-10, 2019
Lent - Begins on Ash Wednesday - March 6, 2019 through April 18, 2019
Make Mine Chocolate - (Campaign kicks off annually on Feb 15, and ends on Easter which is April 21, 2019)
National Consumer Protection Week - March 3-9, 2019
National Dental Assistants Recognition Week - March 3-9, 2019
National Procrastination Week - March 3-9, 2019 (Second Week of March)
National Schools Social Work Week - March 3-9, 2019 (First Full Week of March)
National Sleep Awareness Week - March 3-10, 2019
National Words Matter Week - March 3-9, 2019 (First Full Week of March)
Save Your Vision Week - March 3-9, 2019
Teen Tech Week - March 3-9, 2019 (Second Week in March)
Universal Women's Week - March 8-14
U.S. Snow Shoe Days - March 8-10, 2019
Women in Construction Week - March 3-9, 2019
Women of Aviation Worldwide Week - March 4-10, 2019
World Orphan Week - March 4-11
World's Largest Rattlesnake Roundup - March 8-10, 2019 (Second Weekend in March in Sweetwater, TX)
2019 Monthly Holidays that include March 9, are:
There are too many monthly holidays to include here, so please check out our March Holidays page to see all of the holidays that are celebrated the entire month of March.
A page on each holiday will be coming soon and linked above.
If a date is a movable holiday, that is different every year, I'll include the year as well as the date rule above. Otherwise, the holiday falls on the same date each year.
World Festivals and Events
Hong Kong Arts Festival - February 21, 2019 - March 23, 2019 features Art, Theatre, Dance, Opera, and Music events.
Houston Livestock Show and Rodeo - February 25 - March 17, 2019 (Houston, TX)
Carnival (Rio de Janeiro in Brazil) - March 1-9, 2019 - Carnival is the biggest festival in the world with two million people a day on the streets. Floats, Parades, Balls, Music and Dancing are all part of the Event
Iditarod Race - Starts March 2, 2019 - A Dogsled Race on the Iditarod Trail in Alaska running 1,000 miles from Anchorage to Nome.
North Dakota Winter Show - March 5-10, 2019 (Valley City, ND)
Crufts (The World's Largest Dog Show) held in Birmingham, England - March 7-10, 2019
Indiana Flower and Patio Show - March 9-17, 2019 (Indianapolis, IN)
The Astrological Sign for March 9 is Pisces.
Birth Flower of the Month
The Birth Flower(s) for the Month for March are:
The Jonquil, better known as Daffodil or Narcissus
The meaning of the Daffodil is friendship and domestic happiness
The Birthstone(s) for March is the aquamarine and the bloodstone.
1964 – Juliette Binoche, French actress (The English Patient, Chocolat)
1986 - Brittany Snow, American actress
1996 – George Burns, American actor and singer (b. 1896)
1997 - Notorious B.I.G., Rapper is killed in a shooting (b. 1972)
Famous Weddings and Divorces
1796 - French Leader Napoléon Bonaparte marries his 1st wife Joséphine de Beauharnais
Quote of the Day
George Burns who passed away on this day in 1996 was full of great quotes! The quote above, is just another reminder to quit living in the past and look forward to the future!
"LOOK TO THE FUTURE, BECAUSE THAT'S WHERE YOU'LL SPEND THE REST OF YOUR LIFE" ~ George Burns
Recipe of the Day or a Healthy Diet Habit Tip of the Day
The Holidays and Observances Recipe of the Day for March 9, is a Chicken Stir Fry with Cabbage, Broccoli Slaw, and Red and Green Peppers Recipe from Kerry, at Healthy Diet Habits.
This Day in History
1276 – Augsburg, Germany becomes an Imperial Free City
1842 – The first documented discovery of gold in California occurs at Rancho San Francisco