March 3rd is the sixty-second day (sixty-third in leap years) in the Gregorian calendar; it marks the anniversary of the U.S. Congress passing the Missouri Compromise, Florida being admitted as the 27th U.S. state, the United States adopting The Star-Spangled Banner as its national anthem, and the launch of Apollo 9: the first flight crewed flight with a Lunar Module. Famous March 3rd birthdays include Julie Bowen, Jessica Biel, Santonio Holmes, and Camila Cabello. March 3rd also marks National If Pets Had Thumbs Day and World Wildlife Day.
We have 4 holidays listed for March 3.
National If Pets Had Thumbs Day
Can you imagine what life would be like if our animal friends had that extra digit?
World Wildlife Day
Want to see the Black Rhino off the endangered species list? Let’s do it together.
National Anthem Day
Learn all about the fateful night which inspired our national anthem and discover ways to celebrate.