Friday January 01, 1904: on this day

About January 1st, 1904, in brief:

  • Historical events: Netherlands Indies colony begins opium production.
  • Day of the week: January 1st, 1904 was a Friday
  • Zodiac Sign: Capricorn (in western zodiac), Dragon (in Chinese zodiac)
  • Famous Birthdays: Vidya Balan, Nana Patekar
  • Moon Phase: Full Moon
  • Popular movie: The Three Musketeers directed by Georgi Yungvald-Khilkevich

More about January 1st, 1904? See below for more news and curiosities on January 1st, 1904.


What day of the week was January 01, 1904?

January 01, 1904 was a Friday and it was the 1st day of the year 1904 in the Gregorian calendar.

January 01, 1904 can also be written as 1/1/1904 in the US and as 1/1/1904 in UK and Europe.

January 01, 1904 in January 1904 calendar


January 01, 1904: What happened on that day?

Here's what happened on January 01, 1904:

  • Netherlands indies colony begins opium production.

January 01, 1904: What were the magazines covers that day?

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January 01, 1904: What is The Zodiac Sign for that day?

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The Zodiac and Astrological sign for January 1st is Capricorn.

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Babies born in January are either Capricorn or Aquarius. People born before January 19th are Capricorn, while people born from January 20th have the sign of Aquarius.

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January 01, 1904: What is the Chinese Zodiac Sign for that day?

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The Chinese Zodiac sign for January 01, 1904 is Dragon and the associated element is Wood.

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January 01, 1904: What was the moon phase on that day?

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The moon phase on January 01, 1904 was Full Moon.

The moon phase refers to the appearance of the Moon in the night sky on January 01, 1904 and is determined by the portion of the Moon's illuminated surface that is visible from Earth.

An observer located in New York City on January 01, 1904 at 10pm, would see the moon, being 98% full, rising at 03:31 pm and setting at 06:18 am.

The previous full moon was on Dec 04, 1903 while the next full moon would come on Jan 03, 1904.

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Who was born on January 01, 1904?

Famous people born on January 01, 1904:

  • Naftula Singer

    Polish-American author and Nobel laureate in Literature.

  • Jiayi Shao

    Renowned Chinese poet known for his lyrical works.

  • Ludella

    Renowned actress known for her roles in classic films.

  • Fe Feodorova

    Renowned ballet dancer known for her grace and elegance.

  • Asalee Ashley

    Pioneering computer scientist known for her work in early computing systems.

  • Luvena DeLong

    Renowned golfer who achieved great success in the early 20th century.

  • Xue Muqiao

    Chinese politician known for his role in the Communist Party of China.

  • Kimiye Sugaoka

    Japanese-American painter known for her watercolor landscapes.

  • Meshilem Tykocinski

    Active in the Jewish Labor Bund in Poland.

  • Varvara Poliakova

    A Russian ballet dancer who performed with the Kirov Ballet and was known for her interpretations of classical roles.

  • Brainard Palmer-Ball

    British journalist and author.

  • Meshilem Yeshurun

    Israeli poet associated with the Hebrew literary movement of the early 20th century.

  • Sender Rochlin

    Known for his contributions to Yiddish literature.

  • Tibor Farkas

    Tibor Farkas was a Hungarian chemist known for his work in the field of organic chemistry.

  • Macil Ó Faoláin

    Macil Ó Faoláin was an Irish poet known for his lyrical and introspective works.

  • Jaan Pikk

    Estonian chemist known for his work on the chemistry of natural products.

  • Alinda

    Alinda was a legendary queen known for her wisdom and leadership.

  • Alston Scott Householder

    American journalist and author who wrote for The New York Times and The Washington Post.

  • Baker Brownell

    American chemist known for his work on the chemistry of coal and petroleum.

  • Amory Schwartzbard

    Pioneering journalist known for his investigative reporting and social commentary.

Whose famous birthday is on January 1st?

Famous individuals and celebrities born on January 1st:

  • Vidya Balan
    Vidya Balan

    Vidya balan is an indian actress and model known for her versatile roles in bollywood films, particularly for her performances in...

  • Nana Patekar
    Nana Patekar

    Nana patekar is an indian stage and film actor known for his intense performances in both mainstream and art house films.

  • Grandmaster Flash
    Grandmaster Flash

    Grandmaster flash is a pioneering dj and hip-hop artist known for his innovative turntable techniques and influential contributions to the...

  • Hiep Thi Le
    Hiep Thi Le

    Vietnamese-American actress known for her role in the film 'Heaven & Earth'.

  • Anju Mahendru
    Anju Mahendru

    Anju Mahendru is an Indian actress who has appeared in several Bollywood films and television shows.

  • Maurice Béjart
    Maurice Béjart

    French choreographer, dancer, ballet director, and choreographer; his style combines jazz, avant-garde and non-traditional dance forms.

  • Morris Chestnut
    Morris Chestnut

    American actor known for his roles in films like 'Boyz n the Hood' and 'The Best Man'.

  • Fatima Sana Shaikh
    Fatima Sana Shaikh

    Fatima sana shaikh is an indian actress known for her role as geeta phogat in the film dangal.

  • Frank Langella
    Frank Langella

    American actor and legitimate theater producer.

  • Sonali Bendre
    Sonali Bendre

    Indian actress and model.

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How old is someone born on January 01, 1904?

Someone born on January 01, 1904 is:

120 years 6 months old,

or 1446 months and 24 days old,

or 6290 weeks and 6 days old,

or 44036 days old,

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How many days until your next birthday if you were born on January 01, 1904?

There are 160 days until your next birthday, which will occur on Wednesday January 1st 2025.

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What generation do you belong to if you were born on January 01, 1904?

You belong to the Interbellum Generation if you were born on January 01, 1904.

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January 01, 1904: What famous people died on that day?

Famous people died on January 01, 1904:

  • Mahmud Sami al-Barudi

    Mahmud Sami al-Barudi was an Egyptian poet and politician who is considered one of the pioneers of the modern Arabic poetry movement.

  • Bartow S. Weeks

    American politician who served as a U.S.

What famous deaths happened on January 1st?

Famous deaths on January 1st:

  • Cesar Romero
    Cesar Romero

    Cuban-american actor (joker, batman, falcon crest) dies from complications of bronchitis (born 1907).

  • Margaret Sullavan
    Margaret Sullavan

    American actress who achieved her greatest fame in the 1943 stage production "voice of the turtle.

  • Donna Douglas
    Donna Douglas

    American actress (b. 1932).

  • Ray Walston
    Ray Walston

    American actor, most famous for his role in the tv sitcom "my favorite martian".

  • Barton MacLane
    Barton MacLane

    Barton MacLane was a popular actor who appeared in numerous films and television shows.

  • Juanita Moore
    Juanita Moore

    Juanita Moore was an American film and television actress, best known for her Academy Award-nominated role in the film Imitation of Life.

  • Victor Buono
    Victor Buono

    Actor (mr schubert man from atlantis), is killed at 43.

  • Gertrude Michael
    Gertrude Michael

    Actress (caged cleopatra), who dies at 53.

  • June Clayworth
    June Clayworth

    Actress (bodyguard and criminal court), succumbs to lymphoma.

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Who was the US President on January 01, 1904?

On January 01, 1904 the US President was Theodore Roosevelt (Republican).

Who was the UK Prime Minister on January 01, 1904?

On January 01, 1904 the UK Prime Minister was Arthur Balfour (Conservative).

Who was the Pope on January 01, 1904?

On January 01, 1904 the Pope was Pius X.


What is special about January 1st?

January 1st refers to a specific date on the calendar, which is the 1st day of the month of January. It is a date that occurs annually and is part of the Gregorian calendar, which is widely used around the world.

Over the years several events happened on January 1st, such as:

  • 2019 - War in afghanistan: 27 afghan national security forces members are killed by the taliban in coordinated attacks in northern afghanistan. they refused to negotiate peace with the government.
  • 2018 - Kashmir conflict: after 36 hours, an armed standoff between indian security force and kashimiri rebels at paramilitary bases ends with eight people dying.
  • 2017 - 2017 istanbul nightclub attack: on the european coast of bosphorus, a gunman opened fire at a istanbul nightclub, killing at most 39 people and injuring 69 more. (bbc), (ap via abc news australia),

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What happened in 1904?

1904 was filled with very interesting events such as

  • Stanley Cup: Ottawa Silver 7 beat Winnipeg Rowing Club, 2 games to 1
  • 1st athletic letters given
  • National Ski Association forms in Ishpeming, Michigan

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What was the calendar for January 1904?

January 1904 followed the same calendar system as the rest of that year and the years surrounding it, with January being the 1st month of the year. This calendar is characterized by 12 months, 365 days in a common year, and 366 days in a leap year, such as 2012.

Discover how January 1904 calendar looked like.

Friday January 1, 1904