Bibliophiles and theatergoers everywhere know there’s something disconcerting about the Ides of March (or March 15th), thanks to William Shakespeare. But what exactly are the Ides of March? Writer’s Relief found the details in this article on History.com:
You may remember the soothsayer’s warning to Julius Caesar to “Beware the ides of March,” but the term didn’t originate with William Shakespeare.
Learn more about why March 15th is called the Ides of March.