Sunday January 01, 1905: on this day

About January 1st, 1905, in brief:

  • Historical events: The Trans-Siberian Railway officially opens after its completion on July 21, 1904.
  • Day of the week: January 1st, 1905 was a Sunday
  • Zodiac Sign: Capricorn (in western zodiac), Snake (in Chinese zodiac)
  • Famous Birthdays: Vidya Balan, Nana Patekar
  • Moon Phase: New Moon
  • #1 US song: Courtship of Barney and Eileen by Len Spencer & Ada Jones
  • Popular movie: Halfaouine directed by

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What day of the week was January 01, 1905?

January 01, 1905 was a Sunday and it was the 1st day of the year 1905 in the Gregorian calendar.

January 01, 1905 can also be written as 1/1/1905 in the US and as 1/1/1905 in UK and Europe.

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January 01, 1905: What happened on that day?

Here's what happened on January 01, 1905:

  • The trans-siberian railway officially opens after its completion on july 21, 1904.

January 01, 1905: What were the magazines covers that day?

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January 01, 1905: What is The Zodiac Sign for that day?

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

Capricorn is the 10th sign in the Western Zodiac. People born between December 22nd and January 19th belong to the Capricorn sign: discover Capricorn personality and who should a Capricorn marry.

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, 1905: What is the Chinese Zodiac Sign for that day?

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The Chinese Zodiac sign for January 01, 1905 is Snake and the associated element is Wood.

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January 01, 1905: What was the moon phase on that day?

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The moon phase on January 01, 1905 was New Moon.

The moon phase refers to the appearance of the Moon in the night sky on January 01, 1905 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, 1905 at 10pm, would see the moon, being 9% full, rising at 02:52 am and setting at 02:27 pm.

The previous full moon was on Dec 22, 1904 while the next full moon would come on Jan 21, 1905.

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Who was born on January 01, 1905?

Famous people born on January 01, 1905:

  • Alver

    Renowned poet known for his lyrical works.

  • Otillia Lindell

    Swedish swimmer who won multiple Olympic medals.

  • Maximina Martinez

    Renowned for her work on variable stars.

  • Loza Loza

    Renowned poet known for his lyrical verses.

  • Saide Molla

    Renowned poet known for his lyrical works.

  • Sibbie Reid

    American politician known for her advocacy for civil rights and social justice.

  • Biran Stein

    Biran Stein was a German-American physicist who made significant contributions to the field of quantum mechanics.

  • Calub Stein

    Calub Stein was a renowned American mathematician who made significant contributions to the field of functional analysis.

  • Waverley Root

    Waverley Root was an American journalist and author who reported extensively on European affairs.

  • Tsuyako Chin

    Japanese American politician who served in the California State Assembly.

  • Elonzo White

    Elonzo White was a renowned American physicist who made significant contributions to the field of quantum mechanics.

  • Dreden Stein

    Dreden Stein was a renowned physicist who made significant contributions to the field of quantum mechanics.

  • Manna Mukhopadhyay

    Manna Mukhopadhyay was a Bengali writer and journalist who contributed to the development of modern Bengali literature.

  • Aldo Graziati

    Italian post-war cinema photographer, known for his black and white compositions in films like "la terra trema,".

  • Charnay Pierre

    Pierre Charnay was a French journalist and war correspondent who reported on conflicts around the world.

  • Herberth Caro

    Herberth Caro was a renowned Peruvian poet known for his lyrical and introspective works.

  • Thelmer Stovall

    Thelmer Stovall was a renowned American physicist who made significant contributions to the field of quantum mechanics.

  • Anselma Wulff

    Anselma Wulff was a German painter known for her landscape and portrait works.

  • Arkie Shibley

    Arkie Shibley was an American country music singer and songwriter.

  • Alberta Whittle

    Alberta Whittle was a Canadian mathematician who made significant contributions to the field of combinatorics.

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, 1905?

Someone born on January 01, 1905 is:

119 years 6 months old,

or 1434 months and 18 days old,

or 6237 weeks and 5 days old,

or 43664 days old,

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How many days until your next birthday if you were born on January 01, 1905?

There are 167 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, 1905?

You belong to the Interbellum Generation if you were born on January 01, 1905.

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January 01, 1905: What famous people died on that day?

Famous people died on January 01, 1905:

  • Hazen Sise

    American painter known for his landscapes and marine scenes.

  • Ignatius Verbeek

    Dutch astronomer known for his work on comets and asteroids.

  • Mabel Cahill
  • Benoît-Marie Langénieux
  • Valentin Paquay

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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January 01, 1905: Number 1 song on that day

The number 1 song on January 01, 1905 is the best selling or most popular song as resulting from the music charts in the week December 26th and January 1st. It changes depending on Countries, Music Genres and methodology used to rank the most popular song (for ex., sales, streaming).

January 01, 1905: What was the number 1 song in the USA on that day?

The number 1 song in the USA on January 01, 1905 was Courtship of Barney and Eileen by Len Spencer & Ada Jones, according to the music chart for the week December 26th and January 1st.

  1. - Courtship of Barney and Eileen
  2. - The Irish Girl I Love
  3. - The Message of the Old Church Bell
  4. - In My Merry Oldsmobile
  5. - Turkey in the Straw

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Who was the US President on January 01, 1905?

On January 01, 1905 the US President was Theodore Roosevelt (Republican).

Who was the UK Prime Minister on January 01, 1905?

On January 01, 1905 the UK Prime Minister was Arthur Balfour (Conservative).

Who was the Pope on January 01, 1905?

On January 01, 1905 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 1905?

1905 was filled with very interesting events such as

  • Swedish mine workers win 5 month strike for minimum wages
  • Frances Willard becomes 1st women honored in National Statuary Hall
  • Mbunga-siege of Fort Mahenge German East-Africa broken

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What was the calendar for January 1905?

January 1905 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 1905 calendar looked like.

Sunday January 1, 1905