Thursday August 02, 1906: on this day

About August 2nd, 1906, in brief:

  • Historical events: Chicago White Sox begin AL record 19 game win streak
  • Day of the week: August 2nd, 1906 was a Thursday
  • Zodiac Sign: Leo (in western zodiac), Horse (in Chinese zodiac)
  • Famous Birthdays: Dom DeLuise, Carroll O'Connor
  • Moon Phase: Full Moon
  • #1 US song: Home, Sweet Home by Richard Jose
  • Popular movie: El pechador directed by Eugene Py

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What day of the week was August 02, 1906?

August 02, 1906 was a Thursday and it was the 214th day of the year 1906 in the Gregorian calendar.

August 02, 1906 can also be written as 8/2/1906 in the US and as 2/8/1906 in UK and Europe.

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August 02, 1906: What happened on that day?

Here's what happened on August 02, 1906:

  • Chicago white sox begin al record 19 game win streak

August 02, 1906: What were the magazines covers that day?

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August 02, 1906: What is The Zodiac Sign for that day?

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The Zodiac and Astrological sign for August 2nd is Leo.

Leo is the 5th sign in the Western Zodiac. People born between July 23rd and August 22nd belong to the Leo sign: discover Leo personality and who should a Leo marry.

Babies born in August are either Leo or Virgo. People born before August 22nd are Leo, while people born from August 23rd have the sign of Virgo.

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August 02, 1906: What is the Chinese Zodiac Sign for that day?

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The Chinese Zodiac sign for August 02, 1906 is Horse and the associated element is Fire.

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August 02, 1906: What was the moon phase on that day?

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The moon phase on August 02, 1906 was Full Moon.

The moon phase refers to the appearance of the Moon in the night sky on August 02, 1906 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 August 02, 1906 at 10pm, would see the moon, being 98% full, rising at 05:46 pm and setting at 03:43 am.

The previous full moon was on Jul 06, 1906 while the next full moon would come on Aug 04, 1906.

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Who was born on August 02, 1906?

Famous people born on August 02, 1906:

  • Albert Goodwin

    Albert goodwin was a british historian known for his extensive research and publications on medieval history and the crusades.

  • Giovanni Leopoldo di Sassonia-Coburgo-Gotha
  • Edi Steinemann
  • Goliardo Mosca
  • Serafino Lo Piano
  • Boris Gregorka

Whose famous birthday is on August 2nd?

Famous individuals and celebrities born on August 2nd:

  • Dom DeLuise
    Dom DeLuise

    Dom deluise was an american actor and comedian known for his roles in comedy films and television shows, often collaborating with mel brooks...

  • Carroll O'Connor
    Carroll O'Connor

    Carroll o'connor was an american actor best known for his role as archie bunker in the tv series 'all in the family'.

  • Isabel Allende
    Isabel Allende

    Isabel allende is a chilean author known for her bestselling novels, such as 'the house of the spirits' and 'eva luna', which often...

  • Muriel Robin
    Muriel Robin

    She is a french comedian, singer, and actress.

  • Sam Worthington
    Sam Worthington

    Sam worthington is an australian actor known for his roles in blockbuster films such as avatar and terminator salvation.

  • Kevin Smith
    Kevin Smith

    Kevin smith is a director known for his work on cult classic films such as clerks and dogma.

  • Wes Craven
    Wes Craven

    American screen writer, filmmaker and author.

  • James Baldwin
    James Baldwin

    American writer (born in 1924).

  • Joanna Cassidy
    Joanna Cassidy

    American actress and film star best known for her role as falcon crest.

  • Myrna Loy
    Myrna Loy

    American actress whose political views brought her to prominence at unesco.

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How old is someone born on August 02, 1906?

Someone born on August 02, 1906 is:

117 years 9 months old,

or 1413 months and 17 days old,

or 6146 weeks and 3 days old,

or 43025 days old,

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How many days until your next birthday if you were born on August 02, 1906?

There are 75 days until your next birthday, which will occur on Friday August 2nd 2024.

What generation do you belong to if you were born on August 02, 1906?

You belong to the Interbellum Generation if you were born on August 02, 1906.


August 02, 1906: What famous people died on that day?

Famous people died on August 02, 1906:

  • Malinda Cramer

What famous deaths happened on August 2nd?

Famous deaths on August 2nd:

  • Jean-Pierre Melville
    Jean-Pierre Melville

    French filmmaker.

  • David Huddleston
    David Huddleston

    American actor (b. 1930).

  • Cathleen Nesbitt
    Cathleen Nesbitt

    English actress (separate tables) dies at 93.

  • Josehua Bell

    Inventor of the telephone and credited with the first successful experiment in talking through a wire.

  • Lexander Graham Bell

    Inventor and entrepreneur who revolutionized communication with the invention of the telephone.

  • Thomas Gainsborough

    Thomas Gainsborough was an English portrait and landscape painter who was one of the most influential British artists of the 18th century.

  • Sruly Halberstam

    Hasidic rabbi and Holocaust survivor who became a prominent figure in the Jewish community.

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August 02, 1906: What are the Holidays, Observances and Saints celebrated on that day?

Holidays on August 02, 1906:

  • St. Etheldritha/Alfrida
  • St. Alphonsus Mary de Ligouri
  • St. Stephen
  • Roman Catholicism - the feasts of at least 4 saints: St. Peter Julian Eymard
  • Feast day of Ilya the Prophet in Russian Orthodox Church
  • Bulgaria/Republic of Macedonia - Ilinden (St. Ilya Day), a day of remembrance of the Ilinden Uprising
  • Costa Rica - Our Lady of the Angels
  • Day of airborne forces in Russia
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August 02, 1906: Number 1 song on that day

The number 1 song on August 02, 1906 is the best selling or most popular song as resulting from the music charts in the week July 30th and August 5th. It changes depending on Countries, Music Genres and methodology used to rank the most popular song (for ex., sales, streaming).

August 02, 1906: What was the number 1 song in the USA on that day?

The number 1 song in the USA on August 02, 1906 was Home, Sweet Home by Richard Jose, according to the music chart for the week July 30th and August 5th.

August 02, 1906: What was the music chart in the USA on that day?

The music chart in the USA on August 02, 1906 is the list of the most popular songs across all genres for the week July 30th and August 5th. It included the following Top 5 songs:

  1. - Home, Sweet Home

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August 02, 1906: What were the most popular movies on that day?

The most popular movies on August 02, 1906 were the films released in theaters close to that day with the largest audiences and significant box office revenue, including:

El pechador

El pechador

Release year: 1906

Directed by: Eugene Py

Starring: Albert Gater, Marie Grey, James Rouse

Country: United States of America

Waiting at the Church

Release year: 1906

Directed by: Edwin S. Porter

Starring: Vesta Victoria

Lady Audley's Secret

Release year: 1906

Directed by: Betsan Morris Evans

Three American Beauties

Release year: 1906

Directed by: Edwin S. Porter


Release year: 1906

Directed by: Isabella Eklöf


Who was the US President on August 02, 1906?

On August 02, 1906 the US President was Theodore Roosevelt (Republican).

Who was the UK Prime Minister on August 02, 1906?

On August 02, 1906 the UK Prime Minister was Sir Henry Campbell-Bannerman (Liberal).

Who was the Pope on August 02, 1906?

On August 02, 1906 the Pope was Pius X.


What is special about August 2nd?

August 2nd refers to a specific date on the calendar, which is the 2nd day of the month of August. 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 August 2nd, such as:

  • 2018 - Saudi arabian-led intervention, battle of al hudaydah in yemen: at least 20 people were killed in an airstrike by the saudi-led coalition in al hudaydah (yemen). saudi arabia's spokesperson denied that its jets were present in the area, but blamed rebels.
  • 2017 - Two american soldiers are killed by a suicide bomber in afghanistan's war on terror. the taliban claim responsibility.
  • 2016 - Syrian civil war: a volunteer search and rescue team from the syria civil defence says that 33 people were injured by toxic gas dropped from an unmanned helicopter onto saraqeb, rebel-held idlib governorate.

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What happened in 1906?

1906 was filled with very interesting events such as

  • Strongest instrumentally recorded earthquake, Colombia, 8.6 Richter
  • WK Kellogg and Ch Bolin found Battle Creek Toasted Corn Flake Company
  • Belgian-British Union Minstry of Haut-Katanga begins

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What was the calendar for August 1906?

August 1906 followed the same calendar system as the rest of that year and the years surrounding it, with August being the 8th 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 August 1906 calendar looked like.

Thursday August 2, 1906