8 Fun Facts to Know If You are Born in March
For all those people out there whose birthday falls in the month of March, here are some fun and exciting facts worth knowing.
1. The origin
March was the first month of the year in the Roman calendar before the present day Gregorian calendar came into use. It was known as Martius after Mars, the Roman god of war.
2. Star sign
People born in the month of March come under either of the two zodiac signs of Pisces
and Aries based on whether their birthday is on/before March 20 or later.
3. Birth flower
Daffodil is the birth flower for the month of March. Daffodil or Narcissus is a golden Mediterranean flower that symbolizes positivity, generosity and unrequited love.
4. Birth stone
Aquamarine and Bloodstone are the birthstones for this month. Aquamarine is a variety of the mineral Beryl that stands for loyalty, courage and friendship while Bloodstone or heliotrope is associated with innovation and compassion.