What Happened On 22nd March 2014 In History

March 22nd (2014) was a Saturday. It's the 81st day of the year (82nd in leap years) in the Gregorian calendar. There are 284 days left to the end of the year.

Historical Events for 22nd March, 2014

  • » At least 35 people die in Balochistan, Pakistan, in a Hub bus-tanker crash known as collision between a petrol tanker and two buses.
  • » Forty-three people are killed in a 2014 Oso mudslide named mudflow near Oso, Washington.
  • » Turtle Canyon is opened in Newport, Kentucky.

March 22nd Famous Deaths for 2014

  • » Yashwant Vithoba Chittal, Indian author (b. 1928)
  • » Mickey Duff, English boxer and manager (b. 1929)
  • » Thor Listau, Norwegian soldier and politician (b. 1938)
  • » Patrice Wymore, American-Jamaican actress and singer (b. 1926)

March 22nd Holidays in History

  • » Christian Feast Day:
  • » Basil of Ancyra
  • » Darerca of Ireland
  • » Epaphroditus
  • » Jonathan Edwards (theologian) e.g Jonathan Edwards (Calendar of Saints (Lutheran) called Lutheranism)
  • » Saint Lea known as Lea of Rome
  • » Nicholas Owen (martyr) or Nicholas Owen
  • » Paul of Narbonne
  • » March 22 (Eastern Orthodox liturgics)
  • » Earliest day on which Earth Hour can fall, while March 28 is the latest; celebrated on the fourth Saturday in March. (International observances e.g International)
  • » Earliest day on which Easter called Easter Sunday can fall (last in 1818, will not happen again until 2285), while April 25 is the latest. (Christianity)
  • » Emancipation Day Puerto Rico named Emancipation Day or 'Día de la Abolición de la Esclavitud' (Puerto Rico)
  • » Public holidays in Albania or Nevruz Day (Albania)

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