March 7 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/rachel-weisz" 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/c53a0cbf-a1c7-4dd0-349e-e686f1a2e100/mediumsquare" loading="lazy" alt="Rachel Weisz" class="holiday-card-image"></div></a><div class="flex-date"><div class="badge-primary small team-member-job-title-badge">Movie Actress</div></div><div class="pd-left-and-right-20px pd-left-and-right-12px-mbp"><a href="https://www.famouspeople.io/people/rachel-weisz" class="holiday-card-title-block w-inline-block" target="_blank"><h3 class="card-link-title---hover-secondary-1 display-4 mg-bottom-2px">Rachel Weisz</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/bryan-cranston" 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/ef7164cb-a509-473c-0f71-93f8f808c500/mediumsquare" loading="lazy" alt="Bryan Cranston" class="holiday-card-image"></div></a><div class="flex-date"><div class="badge-primary small team-member-job-title-badge">TV Actor</div></div><div class="pd-left-and-right-20px pd-left-and-right-12px-mbp"><a href="https://www.famouspeople.io/people/bryan-cranston" class="holiday-card-title-block w-inline-block" target="_blank"><h3 class="card-link-title---hover-secondary-1 display-4 mg-bottom-2px">Bryan Cranston</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/wanda-sykes" 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/742e6d4a-6e4a-44b2-25a8-427b4ef3e600/mediumsquare" loading="lazy" alt="Wanda Sykes" class="holiday-card-image"></div></a><div class="flex-date"><div class="badge-primary small team-member-job-title-badge">Comedian</div></div><div class="pd-left-and-right-20px pd-left-and-right-12px-mbp"><a href="https://www.famouspeople.io/people/wanda-sykes" class="holiday-card-title-block w-inline-block" target="_blank"><h3 class="card-link-title---hover-secondary-1 display-4 mg-bottom-2px">Wanda Sykes</h3></a></div></div></div></div>

This Day in History

<div class='timeline-item'><div class='timeline-left'><div class='timeline-date-text'>161</div></div><div class='timeline-center'></div><div class='timeline-right'><div class='timeline-text timeline-text-title'>New Roman Emperors</div><div class='timeline-text'>Marcus Aurelius and L. Commodus ascend as joint Roman emperors after the death of Antoninus Pius.</div></div></div><div class='timeline-item'><div class='timeline-left'><div class='timeline-date-text'>1138</div></div><div class='timeline-center'></div><div class='timeline-right'><div class='timeline-text timeline-text-title'>Konrad III Reign Begins</div><div class='timeline-text'>Konrad III von Hohenstaufen is elected as the king of Germany in Coblenz, marking significant changes in the era.</div></div></div><div class='timeline-item'><div class='timeline-left'><div class='timeline-date-text'>1277</div></div><div class='timeline-center'></div><div class='timeline-right'><div class='timeline-text timeline-text-title'>Paris University Philosophical Stand</div><div class='timeline-text'>The University of Paris issues a final condemnation of various philosophical and theological theses subject to debate.</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'>Napoleon's Battle Victory</div><div class='timeline-text'>Emperor Napoleon I of France emerges victorious at the Battle of Craonne.</div></div></div><div class='timeline-item'><div class='timeline-left'><div class='timeline-date-text'>1850</div></div><div class='timeline-center'></div><div class='timeline-right'><div class='timeline-text timeline-text-title'>Daniel Webster's Compromise Speech</div><div class='timeline-text'>U.S. Senator Daniel Webster delivers his "Seventh of March" speech endorsing the Compromise of 1850 to avert potential civil war.</div></div></div><div class='timeline-item'><div class='timeline-left'><div class='timeline-date-text'>1876</div></div><div class='timeline-center'></div><div class='timeline-right'><div class='timeline-text timeline-text-title'>Birth of the Telephone</div><div class='timeline-text'>Inventor Alexander Graham Bell is granted a patent for his revolutionary invention, the "telephone".</div></div></div><div class='timeline-item'><div class='timeline-left'><div class='timeline-date-text'>1914</div></div><div class='timeline-center'></div><div class='timeline-right'><div class='timeline-text timeline-text-title'>New Reign in Albania</div><div class='timeline-text'>Prince William of Wied arrives in Albania to begin his reign as king of the nation.</div></div></div><div class='timeline-item'><div class='timeline-left'><div class='timeline-date-text'>1931</div></div><div class='timeline-center'></div><div class='timeline-right'><div class='timeline-text timeline-text-title'>Opening of Finland's Parliament House</div><div class='timeline-text'>The Parliament House of Finland is officially inaugurated in Helsinki, marking a historical moment in Finnish politics.</div></div></div><div class='timeline-item'><div class='timeline-left'><div class='timeline-date-text'>1965</div></div><div class='timeline-center'></div><div class='timeline-right'><div class='timeline-text timeline-text-title'>March for Civil Rights</div><div class='timeline-text'>Bloody Sunday: 600 peaceful civil rights marchers are attacked by state and local police in Selma, Alabama.</div></div></div><div class='timeline-item'><div class='timeline-left'><div class='timeline-date-text'>1986</div></div><div class='timeline-center'></div><div class='timeline-right'><div class='timeline-text timeline-text-title'>Challenger Disaster Discovery</div><div class='timeline-text'>The USS Preserver divers find the crew cabin of the Challenger on the ocean floor.</div></div></div>

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