March 31 Holidays

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<div role="listitem" class="single-holiday w-dyn-item"><div class="position-relative---z-index-1"><div class="card card-image-top team-member-link-card"><a href="https://www.famouspeople.io/people/angus-young" class="card-link-image---image-wrapper border-radius-32px w-inline-block" target="_blank"><div class="holiday-card-image w-embed"><img src="https://imagedelivery.net/lCsODh8EJUNDijZLbbcSWQ/be41a6ff-6e20-48d2-8413-e6440d0fad00/mediumsquare" loading="lazy" alt="Angus Young" class="holiday-card-image"></div></a><div class="flex-date"><div class="badge-primary small team-member-job-title-badge">Guitarist</div></div><div class="pd-left-and-right-20px pd-left-and-right-12px-mbp"><a href="https://www.famouspeople.io/people/angus-young" class="holiday-card-title-block w-inline-block" target="_blank"><h3 class="card-link-title---hover-secondary-1 display-4 mg-bottom-2px">Angus Young</h3></a></div></div></div></div><div role="listitem" class="single-holiday w-dyn-item"><div class="position-relative---z-index-1"><div class="card card-image-top team-member-link-card"><a href="https://www.famouspeople.io/people/cesar-chavez" class="card-link-image---image-wrapper border-radius-32px w-inline-block" target="_blank"><div class="holiday-card-image w-embed"><img src="https://imagedelivery.net/lCsODh8EJUNDijZLbbcSWQ/daae2265-ac32-488d-fe75-bc49dd6ec900/mediumsquare" loading="lazy" alt="Cesar Chavez" class="holiday-card-image"></div></a><div class="flex-date"><div class="badge-primary small team-member-job-title-badge">Civil Rights Leader</div></div><div class="pd-left-and-right-20px pd-left-and-right-12px-mbp"><a href="https://www.famouspeople.io/people/cesar-chavez" class="holiday-card-title-block w-inline-block" target="_blank"><h3 class="card-link-title---hover-secondary-1 display-4 mg-bottom-2px">Cesar Chavez</h3></a></div></div></div></div><div role="listitem" class="single-holiday w-dyn-item"><div class="position-relative---z-index-1"><div class="card card-image-top team-member-link-card"><a href="https://www.famouspeople.io/people/liza-koshy" class="card-link-image---image-wrapper border-radius-32px w-inline-block" target="_blank"><div class="holiday-card-image w-embed"><img src="https://imagedelivery.net/lCsODh8EJUNDijZLbbcSWQ/635f8b03-b16b-4659-7a72-eb74e2fb1700/mediumsquare" loading="lazy" alt="Liza Koshy" class="holiday-card-image"></div></a><div class="flex-date"><div class="badge-primary small team-member-job-title-badge">YouTube Star</div></div><div class="pd-left-and-right-20px pd-left-and-right-12px-mbp"><a href="https://www.famouspeople.io/people/liza-koshy" class="holiday-card-title-block w-inline-block" target="_blank"><h3 class="card-link-title---hover-secondary-1 display-4 mg-bottom-2px">Liza Koshy</h3></a></div></div></div></div>

This Day in History

<div class='timeline-item'><div class='timeline-left'><div class='timeline-date-text'>1492</div></div><div class='timeline-center'></div><div class='timeline-right'><div class='timeline-text timeline-text-title'>Alhambra Decree Issued</div><div class='timeline-text'>Queen Isabella of Castile issues the Alhambra Decree, impacting Spain's religious diversity.</div></div></div><div class='timeline-item'><div class='timeline-left'><div class='timeline-date-text'>1521</div></div><div class='timeline-center'></div><div class='timeline-right'><div class='timeline-text timeline-text-title'>First Catholic Mass in Philippines</div><div class='timeline-text'>Ferdinand Magellan participates in the first Catholic mass in the Philippines, marking a significant event in Filipino Christianity.</div></div></div><div class='timeline-item'><div class='timeline-left'><div class='timeline-date-text'>1814</div></div><div class='timeline-center'></div><div class='timeline-right'><div class='timeline-text timeline-text-title'>Sixth Coalition Occupies Paris</div><div class='timeline-text'>Following Napoleon's capitulation, the Sixth Coalition seizes control of Paris, marking the end of the Napoleonic era.</div></div></div><div class='timeline-item'><div class='timeline-left'><div class='timeline-date-text'>1889</div></div><div class='timeline-center'></div><div class='timeline-right'><div class='timeline-text timeline-text-title'>Eiffel Tower's Official Opening</div><div class='timeline-text'>The Eiffel Tower, a global symbol of France, officially opens to the public on this day.</div></div></div><div class='timeline-item'><div class='timeline-left'><div class='timeline-date-text'>1918</div></div><div class='timeline-center'></div><div class='timeline-right'><div class='timeline-text timeline-text-title'>First Implementation of Daylight Saving</div><div class='timeline-text'>Daylight saving time is implemented for the first time in the United States, adjusting clocks to conserve energy.</div></div></div><div class='timeline-item'><div class='timeline-left'><div class='timeline-date-text'>1933</div></div><div class='timeline-center'></div><div class='timeline-right'><div class='timeline-text timeline-text-title'>Establishment of Civilian Conservation Corps</div><div class='timeline-text'>The Civilian Conservation Corps is established, offering employment to millions during the Great Depression.</div></div></div><div class='timeline-item'><div class='timeline-left'><div class='timeline-date-text'>1949</div></div><div class='timeline-center'></div><div class='timeline-right'><div class='timeline-text timeline-text-title'>Newfoundland Joins Canada</div><div class='timeline-text'>The Dominion of Newfoundland becomes the 10th Province of Canada, finalizing the country's provincial layout.</div></div></div><div class='timeline-item'><div class='timeline-left'><div class='timeline-date-text'>1951</div></div><div class='timeline-center'></div><div class='timeline-right'><div class='timeline-text timeline-text-title'>First UNIVAC I Computer Delivered</div><div class='timeline-text'>Remington Rand delivers the first UNIVAC I computer to the United States Census Bureau, marking pivotal progress in computing technology.</div></div></div><div class='timeline-item'><div class='timeline-left'><div class='timeline-date-text'>1980</div></div><div class='timeline-center'></div><div class='timeline-right'><div class='timeline-text timeline-text-title'>Closure of Chicago Railroads</div><div class='timeline-text'>The Chicago, Rock Island and Pacific Railroad shuts down due to bankruptcy, marking an end to a classic era of railroading in America.</div></div></div><div class='timeline-item'><div class='timeline-left'><div class='timeline-date-text'>1992</div></div><div class='timeline-center'></div><div class='timeline-right'><div class='timeline-text timeline-text-title'>The USS Missouri Decommissioned</div><div class='timeline-text'>The last active United States Navy battleship, the USS Missouri, is decommissioned.</div></div></div><div class='timeline-item'><div class='timeline-left'><div class='timeline-date-text'>1998</div></div><div class='timeline-center'></div><div class='timeline-right'><div class='timeline-text timeline-text-title'>Mozilla Source Code Released</div><div class='timeline-text'>In an important moment for open-source development, Netscape releases the Mozilla source code under an open-source license.</div></div></div>

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