March Days
The March Days, or March Events, refer to an inter-ethnic strife and massacres of between 3000 to 12,000 Azerbaijanis and other Muslims that took place between March 30 and April 2, 1918 in the city o...
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First Day of Spring Marked With Sun Daggers, Light Snakes
Across the Americas, ancient cultures marked the equinox in stunning ways—some of which are still alive and thriving.
1827 New Orleanians Take To The Streets For Mardi Gras
On this day in 1827, a group of masked and costumed students dance through the streets of New Orleans, Louisiana, marking the beginning of the city’s famous Mardi Gras celebrations.
15 spectacular theaters
Tampa Theatre-(Tampa Fla.)-The interior resembles a Mediterranean courtyard with an explosion of flowers and gargoyles. The ceiling is embedded with 99 bulbs to resemble twinkling stars. One of 15 arc...
Chelsea Handler tweets topless Mardi Gras photo - NY Daily News
Chelsea Handler has chosen the perfect place to go topless: Mardi Gras.
Carnival Parade Float Hits Power Line In Haiti; At Least 16 Dead
A power line came into contact with a crowded float during a large parade early Tuesday. Conflicting reports on the number of people killed range from 16 to 20, with dozens more wounded.
Caucasus Campaign
The Caucasus Campaign comprised armed conflicts between the Ottoman Empire and the Russian Empire, later including Azerbaijan, Armenia, the Central Caspian Dictatorship and the British Empire as part ...
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Armenian-Azerbaijani War
The Armenian–Azerbaijani War, which started after the Russian Revolution, was a series of brutal and hard-to-classify conflicts in 1918, then from 1920 to 1922 that occurred during the brief independe...
Armenian-Azerbaijani War - Wikipedia
Battle of Baku
The Battle of Baku (Azerbaijani: Bakı döyüşü, Russian: Битва за Баку, Turkish: Bakü Muharebesi) in June – September 1918 was a clash between the Ottoman–Azerbaijani coalition forces l...
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March observances
March /mɑrtʃ/ is the third month of the year in both the Julian and Gregorian calendars. It is one of seven months that are 31 days long. In the Northern Hemisphere, the meteorological beginning of sp...
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International Day of Happiness
The International Day of Happiness is celebrated throughout the world on the 20th of March. It was established by the United Nations General Assembly on 28 June 2012.Assembly Resolution A/RES/66/281 ...
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First Day of Spring Marked With Sun Daggers, Light Snakes
Across the Americas, ancient cultures marked the equinox in stunning ways—some of which are still alive and thriving.
1827 New Orleanians Take To The Streets For Mardi Gras
On this day in 1827, a group of masked and costumed students dance through the streets of New Orleans, Louisiana, marking the beginning of the city’s famous Mardi Gras celebrations.
15 spectacular theaters
Tampa Theatre-(Tampa Fla.)-The interior resembles a Mediterranean courtyard with an explosion of flowers and gargoyles. The ceiling is embedded with 99 bulbs to resemble twinkling stars. One of 15 arc...
Equinox
An equinox occurs twice a year, around 20 March and 22 September. The word itself has several related definitions. The oldest meaning is the day when daytime and night are of approximately equal durat...
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Mustache March
Mustache March is an annual event occurring in the month of March, where men in the United States Air Force grow mustaches to honor Air Force legend Robin Olds. The idea stems from an early Air Force ...
American Crossword Puzzle Tournament
The American Crossword Puzzle Tournament is a crossword-solving tournament held annually in late February or early March. Founded in 1978 by Will Shortz, who still directs the tournament, it is the ol...
Carnival of Viareggio
The Carnival of Viareggio (Italian: Carnevale di Viareggio) is a carnival event yearly held in the Tuscan city of Viareggio, in Italy. It is considered amongst the most renowned carnival celebrati...
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Brazilian Carnival
The Carnival of Brazil (Portuguese: Carnaval do Brasil, [kaʁnaˈvaw]) is an annual festival held between the Friday afternoon (51 days before Easter) and Ash Wednesday at noon, which marks the begi...
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International Day of Forests
The International Day of Forests, the 21st day of March, was established by resolution of the United Nations General Assembly on November 28, 2012. Each year, various events celebrate and raise awaren...
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Stanza Poetry Festival
StAnza is a poetry festival which takes place in March in the university town of St Andrews, Scotland. Founded in 1998, it celebrated its 10th Anniversary in 2007. It is the only festival in Scotland...
Shrove Tuesday
Shrove Tuesday (known in some countries as Pancake Day) is a day in February or March, preceding Ash Wednesday (the first day of Lent), which is celebrated in some countries by consuming pancakes.This...
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Spring equinox in Teotihuacán
Spring equinox in Teotihuacán is an annual event which takes place around the 20th and 21st of March at the pre-Hispanic site of Teotihuacán, Mexico. This event is mirrored by other similar events in ...
Spring equinox in Teotihuacán - Wikipedia
Okinawa International Movie Festival
The Okinawa International Movie Festival is an annual Film Festival held in Ginowan City and Naha City on the Japanese island of Okinawa Island. The festival was founded by Japanese century-old comedy...
Okinawa International Movie Festival - Wikipedia
Carnaval de Ponce
The Carnaval de Ponce (English: Ponce Carnival), officially Carnaval Ponceño, is an annual celebration held in Ponce, Puerto Rico. The celebration lasts one week and it ends on the day before Ash Wedn...
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Užgavėnės
Užgavėnės is a Lithuanian festival that takes place during the seventh week before Easter (Ash Wednesday). Its name in English means "the time before Lent". The celebration corresponds to Roman Cathol...
Užgavėnės - Wikipedia