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Wednesday October 03, 1900: on this day

About October 3rd, 1900, in brief:

  • Historical events: Edward Elgar / Cardinal Newmans oratorium premieres in Birmingham
  • Day of the week: October 3rd, 1900 was a Wednesday
  • Zodiac Sign: Libra (in western zodiac), Rat (in Chinese zodiac)
  • Famous Birthdays: Groucho Marx, Lena Headey
  • Moon Phase: First Quarter
  • #1 US song: Because by Haydn Quartet
  • Popular movie: The Tribulations of an Amateur Photographer directed by

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What day of the week was October 03, 1900?

October 03, 1900 was a Wednesday and it was the 276th day of the year 1900 in the Gregorian calendar.

October 03, 1900 can also be written as 10/3/1900 in the US and as 3/10/1900 in UK and Europe.

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October 03, 1900: What happened on that day?

Here's what happened on October 03, 1900:

  • Edward elgar / cardinal newmans oratorium premieres in birmingham

October 03, 1900: What were the magazines covers that day?

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October 03, 1900: What is The Zodiac Sign for that day?

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The Zodiac and Astrological sign for October 3rd is Libra.

Libra is the 7th sign in the Western Zodiac. People born between September 23rd and October 22nd belong to the Libra sign: discover Libra personality and who should a Libra marry.

Babies born in October are either Libra or Scorpio. People born before October 22nd are Libra, while people born from October 23rd have the sign of Scorpio.

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October 03, 1900: What is the Chinese Zodiac Sign for that day?

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The Chinese Zodiac sign for October 03, 1900 is Rat and the associated element is Metal.

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October 03, 1900: What was the moon phase on that day?

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The moon phase on October 03, 1900 was First Quarter.

The moon phase refers to the appearance of the Moon in the night sky on October 03, 1900 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 October 03, 1900 at 10pm, would see the moon, being 74% full, rising at 02:26 pm and setting at 01:09 am.

The previous full moon was on Sep 09, 1900 while the next full moon would come on Oct 08, 1900.

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Who was born on October 03, 1900?

Famous people born on October 03, 1900:

  • Thomas Wolfe
    Thomas Wolfe

    American playwright and novelist, who wrote "look homeward, angel", 1929, "the web and the rock,"1939, and "you can't go home again,"40.

  • Thomas Clayton Wolfe

    American writer (d. 1938).

  • Jay Irving

    Nyc, new york -- cartoonist.

Whose famous birthday is on October 3rd?

Famous individuals and celebrities born on October 3rd:

  • Groucho Marx
    Groucho Marx

    Groucho marx was a legendary comedian known for his quick wit, distinctive mustache, and cigar.

  • Lena Headey
    Lena Headey

    Lena headey is a british actress best known for her role as cersei lannister in the popular tv series game of thrones.

  • Bud Abbott
    Bud Abbott

    Bud abbott was an american comedian and actor, best known as the straight man of the comedy duo abbott and costello.

  • Chubby Checker
    Chubby Checker

    Chubby checker is an american singer-songwriter best known for popularizing the dance style 'the twist' with his hit song of the same name.

  • Shannyn Sossamon
    Shannyn Sossamon

    American actress, dancer, and musician.

  • Clémence Poésy
    Clémence Poésy

    French actress well-known for her role as fleur delacour in harry potter films.

  • Ruggero Raimondi
    Ruggero Raimondi

    Ruggero raimondi is an italian singer and actor known for his powerful bass voice and acclaimed performances in opera productions worldwide.

  • Neve Campbell
    Neve Campbell

    Neve campbell is a canadian actress known for her role as sidney prescott in the scream film series.

  • Gore Vidal
    Gore Vidal

    American playwright, critic and novelist.

  • Carmen Russo
    Carmen Russo

    Genoa, italy -- miss teenage italy (1972).

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How old is someone born on October 03, 1900?

Someone born on October 03, 1900 is:

123 years 9 months old,

or 1485 months and 16 days old,

or 6459 weeks and 2 days old,

or 45215 days old,

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How many days until your next birthday if you were born on October 03, 1900?

There are 77 days until your next birthday, which will occur on Thursday October 3rd 2024.

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What generation do you belong to if you were born on October 03, 1900?

You belong to the Lost Generation if you were born on October 03, 1900.

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October 03, 1900: What famous people died on that day?

What famous deaths happened on October 3rd?

Famous deaths on October 3rd:

  • Janet Leigh
    Janet Leigh

    American actress and author, leigh is best known for her scene in the shower in psycho in 1960.

  • Roddy McDowall
    Roddy McDowall

    British child actor, who arrived in hollywood in 1940.

  • Ronnie Barker
    Ronnie Barker

    British comedian and actor, who is a bit overweight, was a co-star in "the two ronnies," a british television sitcom.

  • Bruce Paltrow
    Bruce Paltrow

    American film and television producer (born 1943).

  • Zachary Scott
    Zachary Scott

    American actor (b. 1914).

  • Charles Collingwood
    Charles Collingwood

    At 68, newscaster (chronicles) dies.

  • Dub Taylor

    Renowned American character actor known for his work in Western films.

  • Macil Guthrie

    Macil Guthrie was a Canadian folk singer and guitarist who played a significant role in the folk music revival of the 1950s and 1960s.

  • Jarl Kulle

    Renowned Swedish actor known for his versatile performances.

  • Malcolm Sargent

    British conductor known for his work with the BBC Symphony Orchestra.

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October 03, 1900: Number 1 song on that day

The number 1 song on October 03, 1900 is the best selling or most popular song as resulting from the music charts in the week October 1st and October 7th. It changes depending on Countries, Music Genres and methodology used to rank the most popular song (for ex., sales, streaming).

October 03, 1900: What was the number 1 song in the USA on that day?

The number 1 song in the USA on October 03, 1900 was Because by Haydn Quartet, according to the music chart for the week October 1st and October 7th.

  1. - Because
  2. - My Wild Irish Rose

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Who was the US President on October 03, 1900?

On October 03, 1900 the US President was William McKinley (Republican).

Who was the UK Prime Minister on October 03, 1900?

On October 03, 1900 the UK Prime Minister was Robert Gascoyne-Cecil (Conservative).

Who was the Pope on October 03, 1900?

On October 03, 1900 the Pope was Leo XIII.


What is special about October 3rd?

October 3rd refers to a specific date on the calendar, which is the 3rd day of the month of October. 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 October 3rd, such as:

  • 2018 - Toys "r" us lenders have cancelled the bankruptcy auction of the brand name and other intellectual properties and instead plan on reviving the babies "r" us and toys "r" us brands.
  • 2017 - Isil releases video footage showing two alleged russian soldiers captured in the syrian civil war. russia, however, denies these claims.
  • 2016 - Afghanistan war (2001-present). the taliban launch an offensive into kunduz, which they briefly captured last summer. (nine entertainment company now). a bomb in kabul kills one and injures two.

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What happened in 1900?

1900 was filled with very interesting events such as

  • General French relieves Kimberley / Cecil Rhodes
  • Diamond workers in Amsterdam strike
  • British troops over run Johannesburg

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What was the calendar for October 1900?

October 1900 followed the same calendar system as the rest of that year and the years surrounding it, with October being the 10th 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 October 3, 1900