Wednesday January 02, 1901: on this day

About January 2nd, 1901, in brief:

  • Day of the week: January 2nd, 1901 was a Wednesday
  • Zodiac Sign: Capricorn (in western zodiac), Ox (in Chinese zodiac)
  • Famous Birthdays: Kate Bosworth, Taye Diggs
  • Moon Phase: First Quarter
  • Popular movie: Boarding School Girls' Pajama Parade directed by

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What day of the week was January 02, 1901?

January 02, 1901 was a Wednesday and it was the 2nd day of the year 1901 in the Gregorian calendar.

January 02, 1901 can also be written as 1/2/1901 in the US and as 2/1/1901 in UK and Europe.

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January 02, 1901: What is The Zodiac Sign for that day?

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The Zodiac and Astrological sign for January 2nd 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 02, 1901: What is the Chinese Zodiac Sign for that day?

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The Chinese Zodiac sign for January 02, 1901 is Ox and the associated element is Metal.

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January 02, 1901: What was the moon phase on that day?

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The moon phase on January 02, 1901 was First Quarter.

The moon phase refers to the appearance of the Moon in the night sky on January 02, 1901 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 02, 1901 at 10pm, would see the moon, being 97% full, rising at 02:45 pm and setting at 05:57 am.

The previous full moon was on Dec 06, 1900 while the next full moon would come on Jan 05, 1901.

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Who was born on January 02, 1901?

Famous people born on January 02, 1901:

  • Bob Marshall

    American activist, the wilderness society was founded in 1939 by the wilderness society.

  • Torsten Ralf

    Swedish tenor (daphne).

  • Lew Landers
  • Allene Ray
  • Nadežda Sergeevna Allilueva
  • Gerda Munck

Whose famous birthday is on January 2nd?

Famous individuals and celebrities born on January 2nd:

  • Kate Bosworth
    Kate Bosworth

    American actress.

  • Taye Diggs
    Taye Diggs

    Taye diggs is an american actor known for his roles in popular films and tv shows such as 'how stella got her groove back' and 'rent'.

  • Tia Carrere
    Tia Carrere

    Tia Carrere is an actress known for her roles in films like Wayne's World and for her appearances in reality TV shows.

  • Isaac Asimov
    Isaac Asimov

    Russian-american biochemist, columnist in science, anthropologist, and prolific sci-fi author.

  • Giovanna Ralli
    Giovanna Ralli

    Italian actress, ralli made her acting debut at seven years old.

  • Florence Lawrence
    Florence Lawrence

    Silent screen actress (confidence) dies at 48.

  • William Haines
    William Haines

    American interior designer and actor (d. 1973).

  • Patrick Huard
    Patrick Huard

    Canadian screenwriter and actor.

  • Joanna Pacula
    Joanna Pacula

    Tomszowaubelski (poland -- actress) (gorky park and kiss).

  • Lucy Davis
    Lucy Davis

    English actress.

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How old is someone born on January 02, 1901?

Someone born on January 02, 1901 is:

123 years 6 months old,

or 1482 months and 19 days old,

or 6446 weeks and 4 days old,

or 45126 days old,

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How many days until your next birthday if you were born on January 02, 1901?

There are 165 days until your next birthday, which will occur on Thursday January 2nd 2025.

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What generation do you belong to if you were born on January 02, 1901?

You belong to the Interbellum Generation if you were born on January 02, 1901.

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January 02, 1901: What famous people died on that day?

Famous people died on January 02, 1901:

  • Rudolph Koenig

    Rudolph Koenig was a physicist who made significant contributions to the field of acoustics and invented several musical instruments.

What famous deaths happened on January 2nd?

Famous deaths on January 2nd:

  • David Lynch
    David Lynch

    American screenwriter and director, one of today's most creative and talented film-makers of the 20th century.

  • Anne Francis
    Anne Francis

    American magazine cover girl, five years old.

  • Dick Powell
    Dick Powell

    American actor, singer, director, and producer (d. 1963).

  • Pete Postlethwaite
    Pete Postlethwaite

    Pete postlethwaite was a british actor known for his roles in films such as the usual suspects and inception.

  • Dick Emery
    Dick Emery

    Actor (yellow submarine.

  • Una Merkel
    Una Merkel

    Covington (kentucky) -- actress (42nd street and abraham lincoln).

  • Jack Carson
    Jack Carson

    Manitoba, canada -- actor ("star is born", mildred pierce).

  • Nancy Kelly
    Nancy Kelly

    Lowell, massachusetts -- actress.

  • Emil Jannings
    Emil Jannings

    German actor who won the first Academy Award for Best Actor.

  • Tex Ritter
    Tex Ritter

    Country singer "five star jubilee" dies at the age of 67.

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Who was the US President on January 02, 1901?

On January 02, 1901 the US President was William McKinley (Republican).

Who was the UK Prime Minister on January 02, 1901?

On January 02, 1901 the UK Prime Minister was Robert Gascoyne-Cecil (Conservative).

Who was the Pope on January 02, 1901?

On January 02, 1901 the Pope was Leo XIII.


What is special about January 2nd?

January 2nd refers to a specific date on the calendar, which is the 2nd 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 2nd, such as:

  • 2019 - China-united states trade war (2018-present). apple, an american electronics company, warns that iphone sales have been slowing and that the product is in low demand. this is attributed to trade tensions with china. according to apple, its fiscal earnings are expected to drop for the first quarter due to disappointing holiday sales figures. the company also claims that it could lose $9b due the fall.
  • 2018 - Weinstein effect: vice media suspends its top executives while it investigates accusations against them.
  • 2017 - 2017 istanbul nightclub attack: islamic state in iraq and the levant claims responsibility. it claims it is responding to turkey's actions within syria.

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What happened in 1901?

1901 was filled with very interesting events such as

  • 1st Royal Naval submarine launched at Barrow
  • Battle at Bakenlaagte: Lieutenant Colonel Bensons unit vs. Boers
  • Gerhart Hauptmanns Der rote Hahn, premieres in Berlin

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What was the calendar for January 1901?

January 1901 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.

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Wednesday January 2, 1901