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About February 8th, 1906, in brief:

  • Day of the week: February 8th, 1906 was a Thursday
  • Zodiac Sign: Aquarius (in western zodiac), Horse (in Chinese zodiac)
  • Famous Birthdays: James Dean, Gary Coleman
  • Moon Phase: Full Moon
  • #1 US song: Wait Till the Sun Shines, Nellie by Harry Tally
  • Popular movie: La course aux tonneaux directed by Ferdinand Zecca

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What day of the week was February 08, 1906?

February 08, 1906 was a Thursday and it was the 39th day of the year 1906 in the Gregorian calendar.

February 08, 1906 can also be written as 2/8/1906 in the US and as 8/2/1906 in UK and Europe.

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February 08, 1906: What is The Zodiac Sign for that day?

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The Zodiac and Astrological sign for February 8th 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, 1906: What is the Chinese Zodiac Sign for that day?

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The Chinese Zodiac sign for February 08, 1906 is Horse and the associated element is Fire.

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February 08, 1906: What was the moon phase on that day?

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The moon phase on February 08, 1906 was Full Moon.

The moon phase refers to the appearance of the Moon in the night sky on February 08, 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 February 08, 1906 at 10pm, would see the moon, being 100% full, rising at 04:52 pm and setting at 07:09 am.

The previous full moon was on Jan 10, 1906 while the next full moon would come on Feb 09, 1906.

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Who was born on February 08, 1906?

Famous people born on February 08, 1906:

  • Artur Balsam

    Polish / us pianist (begeleidde menuhin, milstein).

  • Henry Roth

    American novelist best known for his novel 'Call It Sleep'.

  • Chester Carlson

    American physicist and lawyer, xerography was invented (d. 1968).

  • Gret Baumann-Jung

    Swiss astrologer, second-oldest daughter of c.g.

  • Chester F

    Carlson inventor (xerography).

  • Jan Pijnenburg

    Netherlands sport champion.

  • El Carbonerillo
  • Pablo Palitos

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, 1906?

Someone born on February 08, 1906 is:

118 years 4 months old,

or 1420 months and 13 days old,

or 6176 weeks and 1 day old,

or 43233 days old,

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How many days until your next birthday if you were born on February 08, 1906?

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, 1906?

You belong to the Interbellum Generation if you were born on February 08, 1906.

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February 08, 1906: 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, 1906: What are the Holidays, Observances and Saints celebrated on that day?

Holidays on February 08, 1906:

  • 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, 1906:

  • Saint Jerome Emiliani.
  • Saint Juventius
  • Saint Mengold of Huy
  • Saint Jacoba (d.1239)
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February 08, 1906: Number 1 song on that day

The number 1 song on February 08, 1906 is the best selling or most popular song as resulting from the music charts in the week February 5th and February 11th. It changes depending on Countries, Music Genres and methodology used to rank the most popular song (for ex., sales, streaming).

February 08, 1906: What was the number 1 song in the USA on that day?

The number 1 song in the USA on February 08, 1906 was Wait Till the Sun Shines, Nellie by Harry Tally, according to the music chart for the week February 5th and February 11th.

February 08, 1906: What was the music chart in the USA on that day?

The music chart in the USA on February 08, 1906 is the list of the most popular songs across all genres for the week February 5th and February 11th. It included the following Top 5 songs:

  1. - Wait Till the Sun Shines, Nellie
  2. - Forty-Five Minutes from Broadway

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Who was the US President on February 08, 1906?

On February 08, 1906 the US President was Theodore Roosevelt (Republican).

Who was the UK Prime Minister on February 08, 1906?

On February 08, 1906 the UK Prime Minister was Sir Henry Campbell-Bannerman (Liberal).

Who was the Pope on February 08, 1906?

On February 08, 1906 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 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 February 1906?

February 1906 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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Thursday February 8, 1906