Week 9

Eiffel Tower opens, 1899

+World Book Day World Maths Day

St David's Day
National Reading Day

World Wildlife Day

Week 10

John Cabot instructed to look for unknown lands, 1493

Pancake day - Shrove Tuesday - Mardi Gras - Carnvial

Bell patents the telephone, 1876

International Women's Day

Louisiana Purchase doubles the size of the US, 1804

Week 11

Commonwealth Day


No Smoking Day

Julius Caesar murdered, 44BC (ides of March)

Goddard launches first rocket, 1926

St Patrick's Day (Sunday 17th) >>

Week 12

Falklands War begins, 1982

March Equinox (equal day and night) 20th>>>


World Water Day

Week 13

James VI of Scotland becomes king of England, 1603

 Trans-Alaskan Pipeline, 1975