Monday August 12, 1901: on this day

About August 12th, 1901, in brief:

  • Historical events: Boer general Kritzinger driven out of Cape colony
  • Day of the week: August 12th, 1901 was a Monday
  • Zodiac Sign: Leo (in western zodiac), Ox (in Chinese zodiac)
  • Famous Birthdays: Cara Delevingne, Casey Affleck
  • Moon Phase: New Moon
  • #1 US song: When You Were Sweet Sixteen by Harry Macdonough
  • Popular movie: Forward directed by Henry Bedwell

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What day of the week was August 12, 1901?

August 12, 1901 was a Monday and it was the 224th day of the year 1901 in the Gregorian calendar.

August 12, 1901 can also be written as 8/12/1901 in the US and as 12/8/1901 in UK and Europe.

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August 12, 1901: What happened on that day?

Here's what happened on August 12, 1901:

  • Boer general kritzinger driven out of cape colony

August 12, 1901: What were the magazines covers that day?

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August 12, 1901: What is The Zodiac Sign for that day?

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The Zodiac and Astrological sign for August 12th is Leo.

Leo is the 5th sign in the Western Zodiac. People born between July 23rd and August 22nd belong to the Leo sign: discover Leo personality and who should a Leo marry.

Babies born in August are either Leo or Virgo. People born before August 22nd are Leo, while people born from August 23rd have the sign of Virgo.

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August 12, 1901: What is the Chinese Zodiac Sign for that day?

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The Chinese Zodiac sign for August 12, 1901 is Ox and the associated element is Metal.

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August 12, 1901: What was the moon phase on that day?

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The moon phase on August 12, 1901 was New Moon.

The moon phase refers to the appearance of the Moon in the night sky on August 12, 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 August 12, 1901 at 10pm, would see the moon, being 0% full, rising at 03:19 am and setting at 06:19 pm.

The previous full moon was on Jul 31, 1901 while the next full moon would come on Aug 29, 1901.

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Who was born on August 12, 1901?

Famous people born on August 12, 1901:

  • Grantham Winthrop

    American politician who served as a member of the United States House of Representatives from 1945 to 1963.

  • Louis Vallon

    French politician.

  • Mario Bosisio
  • Giacomo Pellegrini
  • Raoul Greiner

Whose famous birthday is on August 12th?

Famous individuals and celebrities born on August 12th:

  • Cara Delevingne
    Cara Delevingne

    Cara delevingne is a british model and actress known for her work in the fashion industry and for her roles in movies such as 'paper towns'...

  • Casey Affleck
    Casey Affleck

    American actor with credits in hollywood feature movies.

  • George Hamilton
    George Hamilton

    American actor, beautiful sex symbol and tanned.

  • Dominique Swain
    Dominique Swain

    American actress chosen from 2,500 girls to portray the lead role in a movie remake of vladimir nabokov’s "lolita" it was scandalous back...

  • Luis Mariano
    Luis Mariano

    His family settled in bordeaux after he sang spanish basque.

  • John Cazale
    John Cazale

    Actor (dog day afternoon, deer hunter), dies at 41.

  • John Derek
    John Derek

    After his 1944 debut film, "since you were away," he was drafted into the military.

  • Iza Calzado
    Iza Calzado

    Filipino tv actress.

  • Leah Pipes
    Leah Pipes

    American actress.

  • Jane Wyatt
    Jane Wyatt

    American singer and actress (d. 2006).

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How old is someone born on August 12, 1901?

Someone born on August 12, 1901 is:

122 years 11 months old,

or 1475 months and 4 days old,

or 6414 weeks and 1 day old,

or 44899 days old,

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How many days until your next birthday if you were born on August 12, 1901?

There are 27 days until your next birthday, which will occur on Monday August 12th 2024.

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What generation do you belong to if you were born on August 12, 1901?

You belong to the Interbellum Generation if you were born on August 12, 1901.

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August 12, 1901: What famous people died on that day?

Famous people died on August 12, 1901:

  • Adolf Erik Nordenskiöld

    Finnish-swedish botanist, geologist, mineralogist, and explorer (b. 1832).

  • Leopoldo Puccioni

What famous deaths happened on August 12th?

Famous deaths on August 12th:

  • Lauren Bacall
    Lauren Bacall

    American actress and star for more than a century.

  • Henry Fonda
    Henry Fonda

    American actor.

  • Ian Fleming
    Ian Fleming

    James bond, the english novelist and creator (born in 1908).

  • Merv Griffin
    Merv Griffin

    American entertainer and tv host.

  • Loretta Young
    Loretta Young

    American actress who had her own television show in the 1950s.

  • Peter Woodthorpe
    Peter Woodthorpe

    British actor (born 1931).

  • Una Stubbs
    Una Stubbs

    Una Stubbs is a British actress best known for her role as Mrs.

  • Arlene Martel
    Arlene Martel

    Arlene Martel was an actress best known for her role as T'Pring in the original Star Trek series.

  • Stephen Lewis
    Stephen Lewis

    Canadian diplomat and politician 14th canadian ambassador at the united nations.

  • Dorothy Mackaill
    Dorothy Mackaill

    Actress in love affair, dies at 87 from kidney failure.

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August 12, 1901: Number 1 song on that day

The number 1 song on August 12, 1901 is the best selling or most popular song as resulting from the music charts in the week August 12th and August 18th. It changes depending on Countries, Music Genres and methodology used to rank the most popular song (for ex., sales, streaming).

August 12, 1901: What was the number 1 song in the USA on that day?

The number 1 song in the USA on August 12, 1901 was When You Were Sweet Sixteen by Harry Macdonough, according to the music chart for the week August 12th and August 18th.

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Who was the US President on August 12, 1901?

On August 12, 1901 the US President was William McKinley (Republican).

Who was the UK Prime Minister on August 12, 1901?

On August 12, 1901 the UK Prime Minister was Robert Gascoyne-Cecil (Conservative).

Who was the Pope on August 12, 1901?

On August 12, 1901 the Pope was Leo XIII.


What is special about August 12th?

August 12th refers to a specific date on the calendar, which is the 12th day of the month of August. 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 August 12th, such as:

  • 2018 - August 2018 lombok earthquake: sutopo purwo nugroho, spokesperson for bnpb, confirmed that 436 people have died in the earthquake in lombok.
  • 2017 - Syrian civil war: seven white helmets members are killed by unidentified gunmen storming their office in rebel-held sarmin in northwestern syria.
  • 2016 - August 2016 thailand bombings the attacks were not claimed by any group.

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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 August 1901?

August 1901 followed the same calendar system as the rest of that year and the years surrounding it, with August being the 8th 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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Monday August 12, 1901