HiSTORY ON THiS DAY iN MARCH
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March is the 3rd month of the year in both the Julian and Gregorian calendars. March is one of 7 months that are 31 days long. In the Northern Hemisphere, the meteorological beginning of Spring occurs on the 1st day of March, and the beginning of Autumn in the Southern Hemisphere. The March equinox on the 20th or 21st of March marks the astronomical beginning of spring in the Northern Hemisphere and the beginning of autumn in the Southern Hemisphere, where September is the seasonal equivalent of the Northern Hemisphere’s March.
How did the month of March get its name?.. What is the etymology?.. & What are the origins?.. The answers to these Hot Facts about March are presented by Teacher Lindsey from Hot Facts Girls on this YouTube video…
The MARCH NAME & ORiGiN :
The name of March comes from the Latin word Martius, the first month of the earliest Roman calendar. It was named for Mars, the Roman god of war who was also was regarded as a guardian of agriculture and an ancestor of the Roman people through his sons Romulus and Remus. His month Martius was the beginning of the season for both farming and warfare… read more
MARCH EVENTS, HOLiDAYS, OBSERVATiONS, SYMBOLS & ZODiAC : .. in production