Monday February 08, 1904: on this day

About February 8th, 1904, in brief:

  • Historical events: Battle of Port Arthur: A surprise torpedo attack by the Japanese at Port Arthur, China starts the Russo-Japanese War.
  • Day of the week: February 8th, 1904 was a Monday
  • Zodiac Sign: Aquarius (in western zodiac), Dragon (in Chinese zodiac)
  • Famous Birthdays: James Dean, Gary Coleman
  • Moon Phase: Last Quarter
  • #1 US song: The Girl You Love by Harry Macdonough
  • Popular movie: The Three Musketeers directed by Georgi Yungvald-Khilkevich

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What day of the week was February 08, 1904?

February 08, 1904 was a Monday and it was the 39th day of the year 1904 in the Gregorian calendar.

February 08, 1904 can also be written as 2/8/1904 in the US and as 8/2/1904 in UK and Europe.

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February 08, 1904: What happened on that day?

Here's what happened on February 08, 1904:

  • Battle of port arthur: a surprise torpedo attack by the japanese at port arthur, china starts the russo-japanese war.
  • Japanese forces launch a surprise attack against russian-controlled port arthur, marking the start of the russo-japanese war.[30]
  • The dutch colonial army's marechaussee regiment led by general g.c.e. van daalen launch a military campaign in the dutch east indies' northern sumatra region, leading to the deaths of thousands of civilians.[32][33]

February 08, 1904: What were the magazines covers that day?

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February 08, 1904: What is The Zodiac Sign for that day?

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The Zodiac and Astrological sign for February 8th is Aquarius.

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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, 1904: What is the Chinese Zodiac Sign for that day?

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The Chinese Zodiac sign for February 08, 1904 is Dragon and the associated element is Wood.

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February 08, 1904: What was the moon phase on that day?

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The moon phase on February 08, 1904 was Last Quarter.

The moon phase refers to the appearance of the Moon in the night sky on February 08, 1904 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, 1904 at 10pm, would see the moon, being 36% full, rising at 12:32 am and setting at 11:58 am.

The previous full moon was on Feb 01, 1904 while the next full moon would come on Mar 02, 1904.

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Who was born on February 08, 1904?

Famous people born on February 08, 1904:

  • Hendrik Timmer

    The dutch tennis player, timmer, was a primarily a tennis player.

Whose famous birthday is on February 8th?

Famous individuals and celebrities born on February 8th:

  • 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.

  • Mathilda May
    Mathilda May

    French actress, daughter to victor haim (greekturkish playwright) and margareta hanson (swedish ballet teacher).

  • Lana Turner
    Lana Turner

    American actress, onscreen since 1937.

  • Nick Nolte
    Nick Nolte

    American actor.

  • Jack Lemmon
    Jack Lemmon

    American actor.

  • Mary Steenburgen
    Mary Steenburgen

    Mary steenburgen is an american actress known for her roles in movies suchjson as 'back to the future part iii' and 'step brothers'.

  • Seth Green
    Seth Green

    Seth green is a well-known american actor and comedian, best known for his roles in the austin powers films and as the creator of the tv...

  • John Williams
    John Williams

    English-american actor (b. 1903).

  • Paul Wight
    Paul Wight

    American professional wrestler.

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How old is someone born on February 08, 1904?

Someone born on February 08, 1904 is:

120 years 4 months old,

or 1444 months and 13 days old,

or 6280 weeks and 4 days old,

or 43964 days old,

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How many days until your next birthday if you were born on February 08, 1904?

There are 232 days until your next birthday, which will occur on Saturday February 8th 2025.

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What generation do you belong to if you were born on February 08, 1904?

You belong to the Interbellum Generation if you were born on February 08, 1904.

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February 08, 1904: What famous people died on that day?

What famous deaths happened on February 8th?

Famous deaths on February 8th:

  • Robert Conrad
    Robert Conrad

    American actor, seen more on tv than film with the series "hawaiian eye," the wild, wild west, and "the d.a.

  • Del Shannon
    Del Shannon

    American singer and songwriter.

  • George Dolenz
    George Dolenz

    American actor, father to micky dolenz (born in 1908).

  • Czar Peter I

    Also known as Peter the Great, he was the Czar of Russia from 1682 to 1725 and a patron of the arts, particularly architecture and music.

  • Peter the Great

    Peter the Great was the Tsar of Russia from 1682 to 1725, and is credited with modernizing and westernizing Russia.

  • Jmarion Henderson

    Nobel Prize-winning chemist for research on the dynamics of chemical reactions.

  • Joseth Priestley

    Joseth Priestley was a British chemist, philosopher, and clergyman who is best known for his discovery of oxygen and his contributions to...

  • Halvor Laxness

    Icelandic writer who won the Nobel Prize in Literature in 1955.

  • Zacharius Janssen

    Invented the first compound microscope.

  • Cem Karaca

    Renowned Turkish rock musician and composer.

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February 08, 1904: What are the Holidays, Observances and Saints celebrated on that day?

Holidays on February 08, 1904:

  • 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, 1904:

  • Saint Jerome Emiliani.
  • Saint Juventius
  • Saint Mengold of Huy
  • Saint Jacoba (d.1239)
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February 08, 1904: Number 1 song on that day

The number 1 song on February 08, 1904 is the best selling or most popular song as resulting from the music charts in the week February 8th and February 14th. It changes depending on Countries, Music Genres and methodology used to rank the most popular song (for ex., sales, streaming).

February 08, 1904: What was the number 1 song in the USA on that day?

The number 1 song in the USA on February 08, 1904 was The Girl You Love by Harry Macdonough, according to the music chart for the week February 8th and February 14th.

February 08, 1904: What was the music chart in the USA on that day?

The music chart in the USA on February 08, 1904 is the list of the most popular songs across all genres for the week February 8th and February 14th. It included the following Top 5 songs:

  1. - The Girl You Love

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Who was the US President on February 08, 1904?

On February 08, 1904 the US President was Theodore Roosevelt (Republican).

Who was the UK Prime Minister on February 08, 1904?

On February 08, 1904 the UK Prime Minister was Arthur Balfour (Conservative).

Who was the Pope on February 08, 1904?

On February 08, 1904 the Pope was Pius X.


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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 1904?

1904 was filled with very interesting events such as

  • Stanley Cup: Ottawa Silver 7 beat Winnipeg Rowing Club, 2 games to 1
  • 1st athletic letters given
  • National Ski Association forms in Ishpeming, Michigan

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What was the calendar for February 1904?

February 1904 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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