March 17th holidays

March 17th is the seventy-sixth day (seventy-seventh in leap years) in the Gregorian calendar; it marks the anniversary of the first flight of the B-45 Tornado, the first operational jet bomber and the launch of Vanguard 1 satellite: the first orbital satellite launched equipped with solar electric power. Famous March 17th birthdays include Nat King Cole, James Irwin, Alexander McQueen, Mia Hamm, and Katie Ledecky. March 17th also marks National Corn Dog Day and St. Patrick’s Day.

We have 4 holidays listed for March 17.


St. Patrick's Day

Leprechauns, pots of gold, and a whole lot of green!


Evacuation Day in Massachusetts

We’re a little jealous of all the Bay Staters who get Evacuation Day off today!


National Corned Beef and Cabbage Day

Beef in brine and sliced crunchy cabbage, this day is here to stay!


National Preschool Teachers Appreciation Day

Check out some inspiring ways to show preschool educators your admiration for them!