Friday February 08, 1901: on this day

February 08, 1901 was the 39th day of the year 1901, under the sign of Aquarius and the day of the week was Friday.

Is February 08, 1901 a day special to you? If so you may like to discover what happened on that day, who was born and died on February 08, 1901, what holidays and observances are celebrated on February 08, 1901, which were the most popular songs , movies (e.g. The Ghost Train, directed by Walter Forde), TV series and books back then.

On this page we will address all your questions and curiosities about February 8th, 1901 to help you enjoy your trip down memory lane.

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What day of the week was February 08, 1901?

February 08, 1901 was a Friday and it was the 38th day of the year 1901 in the Gregorian calendar.

February 08, 1901 can also be written as 2/8/1901 in the US and as 8/2/1901 in UK and Europe.

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February 08, 1901: What happened on that day?

February 08, 1901: What were the magazines covers that day?

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Who was born on February 08, 1901?

Famous people born on February 08, 1901:

  • Roger Conti

    French billiards master.

Whose famous birthday is on February 8th?

Famous individuals and celebrities born on February 8th:

  • Vince Neil

    Vince Neil is a renowned metal singer best known as the lead vocalist of the band Mötley Crüe.

  • Klay Thompson

    Klay Thompson is a professional basketball player known for his exceptional shooting ability and his contributions to the Golden State...

  • James Dean
    James Dean

    American actor.

  • Gary Coleman
    Gary Coleman

    Gary Coleman was an American actor best known for his role as Arnold Jackson in the TV sitcom Diff'rent Strokes.

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February 08, 1901: How old are you if you were born on that day?

You are 122 years 9 months old,

or 1473 months and 27 days old,

or 6408 weeks and 4 days old,

or 44860 days old,

if you were born on February 08, 1901.

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How many days until your next birthday if you were born on February 08, 1901?

There are 65 days until your next birthday, which will occur on Thursday February 8th 2024.

What generation do you belong to if you were born on February 08, 1901?

You belong to the Interbellum Generation if you were born on February 08, 1901.


February 08, 1901: What famous people died on that day?

What famous deaths happened on February 8th?

Famous deaths on February 8th:

  • Anna Nicole Smith

    American actress, model, and entertainer (Born 1967).

  • John von Neumann

    Hungarian mathematician and physicist, born 1903).

  • Enoch Powell

    British politician, conservative MP, author, poet, and married once with two children.

  • Del Shannon
    Del Shannon

    American singer and songwriter.

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February 08, 1901: What is The Zodiac Sign for that day?

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The Zodiac and Astrological sign for February 08, 1901 is Aquarius.

Aquarius is the 11th sign in the Western Zodiac. People born between January 20th and February 18th belong to the Aquarius sign: discover Aquarius personality and who should a Aquarius marry.

Babies born in February are either Aquarius or Pisces. People born before February 18th are Aquarius, while people born from February 19th have the sign of Pisces.

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February 08, 1901: What is the Chinese Zodiac Sign for that day?

Ox chinese zodiac sign

The Chinese Zodiac sign for February 08, 1901 is Ox and the associated element is Metal.

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February 08, 1901: What are the Holidays, Observances and Saints celebrated on that day?

Holidays on February 08, 1901:

  • Nirvana Day - an annual Buddhist festival.
  • Slovenia - Pre?eren Day, the Slovenian cultural holiday.
  • Boy Scouts of America - Scout Sunday; The Sunday preceding February 8 is designated as Scout Sunday and the following Saturday is designated as Scout Sabbath.

Saints celebrated on February 08, 1901:

  • Saint Jerome Emiliani.
  • Saint Juventius
  • Saint Mengold of Huy
  • Saint Jacoba (d.1239)

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February 08, 1901: What were the most popular movies on that day?

The most popular movies on February 08, 1901 were the films released in theaters close to that day with the largest audiences and significant box office revenue, including:

The Ghost Train

The Ghost Train

Release year: 1901

Directed by: Walter Forde

The Snowman

The Snowman

Release year: 1901

Directed by: Tomas Alfredson

Terrible Teddy, the Grizzly King

Terrible Teddy, the Grizzly King

Release year: 1901

Ice-Boat Racing at Redbank, N.J.

Ice-Boat Racing at Redbank, N.J.

Release year: 1901

The War in China -- Von Waldersee and Staff

The War in China -- Von Waldersee and Staff

Release year: 1901

Birth chart on this day

Discover the planets positions on February 8th, 1901 as well as what the sky looked like at your place

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February 08, 1901: What was the lunar phase on that day?

Lunar phase


The lunar phase on February 08, 1901 was Last Quarter.

The moon phase refers to the appearance of the Moon in the night sky on February 08, 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 February 08, 1901 at 10pm, would see the moon, being 69% full, rising at 09:42 pm and setting at 09:34 am.

The previous full moon was on Feb 03, 1901 while the next full moon would come on Mar 05, 1901.

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Who was the US President on February 08, 1901?

On February 08, 1901 the US President was William McKinley (Republican).

Who was the UK Prime Minister on February 08, 1901?

On February 08, 1901 the UK Prime Minister was Robert Gascoyne-Cecil (Conservative).

Who was the Pope on February 08, 1901?

On February 08, 1901 the Pope was Leo XIII.


What is special about February 8th?

February 8th refers to a specific date on the calendar, which is the 8th day of the month of February. 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 February 8th, such as:

  • 2019 - 2018-19 North American winter: Jay Inslee, Washington Governor, declares a State of Emergency as a winter storm could bring snowfalls of up to 20 cm (20 inches) to the state.
  • 2018 - American-led intervention in Syria's Civil War: Syria and Russia have stated that the United States' military presence is illegal. About 25% of Syria's territory is now under the control of the United States and its allied forces.
  • 2017 - War in Donbass - Donetsk People's Republic commander Mikhail Tolstykh (also known as his nom de guerre "Givi") is killed in a bomb explosion in Makiivka in Donetsk Oblast. Officials in the DPR blame the Security Service of Ukraine.

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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 February 1901?

February 1901 followed the same calendar system as the rest of that year and the years surrounding it, with February being the 2nd 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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Friday February 8, 1901