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About January 12th, 1906, in brief:

  • Historical events: Football rules committee legalizes the forward pass.
  • Day of the week: January 12th, 1906 was a Friday
  • Zodiac Sign: Capricorn (in western zodiac), Horse (in Chinese zodiac)
  • Famous Birthdays: Taraneh Alidoosti, John Lasseter
  • Moon Phase: Full Moon
  • Popular movie: La course aux tonneaux directed by Ferdinand Zecca

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What day of the week was January 12, 1906?

January 12, 1906 was a Friday and it was the 12th day of the year 1906 in the Gregorian calendar.

January 12, 1906 can also be written as 1/12/1906 in the US and as 12/1/1906 in UK and Europe.

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January 12, 1906: What happened on that day?

Here's what happened on January 12, 1906:

  • Football rules committee legalizes the forward pass.
  • Sir henry campbell-bannerman's cabinet (which included amongst its members h. h. asquith, david lloyd george, and winston churchill) embarks on sweeping social reforms after a liberal landslide in the british general election.
  • Persian constitutional revolution: a nationalistic coalition of merchants, religious leaders and intellectuals in persia forces the shah to grant a constitution and establish a national assembly, the majlis.

January 12, 1906: What were the magazines covers that day?

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January 12, 1906: What is The Zodiac Sign for that day?

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The Zodiac and Astrological sign for January 12th is Capricorn.

Capricorn is the 10th sign in the Western Zodiac. People born between December 22nd and January 19th belong to the Capricorn sign: discover Capricorn personality and who should a Capricorn marry.

Babies born in January are either Capricorn or Aquarius. People born before January 19th are Capricorn, while people born from January 20th have the sign of Aquarius.

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January 12, 1906: What is the Chinese Zodiac Sign for that day?

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The Chinese Zodiac sign for January 12, 1906 is Horse and the associated element is Fire.

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January 12, 1906: What was the moon phase on that day?

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The moon phase on January 12, 1906 was Full Moon.

The moon phase refers to the appearance of the Moon in the night sky on January 12, 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 January 12, 1906 at 10pm, would see the moon, being 90% full, rising at 07:06 pm and setting at 09:12 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 January 12, 1906?

Famous people born on January 12, 1906:

  • Tex Ritter
    Tex Ritter

    Texas, united states -- country singer (5 star jubilee and wayward wind).

  • Emmanuel Levinas

    Lithuanian-born French philosopher known for his work on ethics and ontology.

  • René David
  • Edred John Henry Corner
  • Cai Chusheng

Whose famous birthday is on January 12th?

Famous individuals and celebrities born on January 12th:

  • Taraneh Alidoosti
    Taraneh Alidoosti

    Renowned Iranian actress known for her impactful performances in Iranian cinema.

  • John Lasseter
    John Lasseter

    John lasseter is an animator known for co-founding pixar animation studios and for his work on popular animated films such as toy story and...

  • Howard Stern
    Howard Stern

    American talk-show host and shock-jock, who has a listener base of around three million.

  • Olivier Martinez
    Olivier Martinez

    He was a french film actor.

  • Haruki Murakami
    Haruki Murakami

    Japanese writer.

  • Rob Zombie
    Rob Zombie

    American film director, screenwriter, and producer.

  • Sakshi Tanwar
    Sakshi Tanwar

    Sakshi tanwar is an indian actress known for her role as parvati agarwal in the television series kahaani ghar ghar kii.

  • Kirstie Alley
    Kirstie Alley

    Kirstie Alley is an American actress known for her roles in Cheers and Look Who's Talking.

  • John Francis
    John Francis

    John francis is a well-known model who gained fame for his work in the fashion industry.

  • Naya Rivera
    Naya Rivera

    American actress, model and singer (b. 1987).

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How old is someone born on January 12, 1906?

Someone born on January 12, 1906 is:

118 years 6 months old,

or 1422 months and 7 days old,

or 6184 weeks

or 43288 days old,

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How many days until your next birthday if you were born on January 12, 1906?

There are 177 days until your next birthday, which will occur on Sunday January 12th 2025.

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What generation do you belong to if you were born on January 12, 1906?

You belong to the Interbellum Generation if you were born on January 12, 1906.

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January 12, 1906: What famous people died on that day?

Famous people died on January 12, 1906:

  • Theodor Weber

What famous deaths happened on January 12th?

Famous deaths on January 12th:

  • Maurice Gibb
    Maurice Gibb

    British-american musician.

  • Amrish Puri
    Amrish Puri

    Indian singer and actor (d. 2005).

  • Alexandra Bastedo
    Alexandra Bastedo

    English actress (d. 2014.

  • Norman Kerry
    Norman Kerry

    Actor (air eagles phantom of opera), died at 61.

  • Betty Lou Gerson
    Betty Lou Gerson

    American voice actress (born 1914).

  • Alegend Christie

    Best-selling crime novelist, creator of iconic detective Hercule Poirot.

  • Aadin Christie

    Renowned mystery writer, known for creating iconic detective characters.

  • Agatha Tennis

    Agatha Tennis was a renowned British mystery writer, best known for her detective novels featuring Hercule Poirot and Miss Marple.

  • Lorrane Hansberry

    Pioneering playwright best known for her work 'A Raisin in the Sun'.

  • Agatha Christie

    Agatha Christie was a British crime novelist, short story writer, and playwright, known for her 66 detective novels and 14 short story...

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Who was the US President on January 12, 1906?

On January 12, 1906 the US President was Theodore Roosevelt (Republican).

Who was the UK Prime Minister on January 12, 1906?

On January 12, 1906 the UK Prime Minister was Sir Henry Campbell-Bannerman (Liberal).

Who was the Pope on January 12, 1906?

On January 12, 1906 the Pope was Pius X.


What is special about January 12th?

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

  • 2019 - 2019 paris explosion: an explosion in paris caused by a gas leak causes a large explosion that destroys a bakery located in paris' 9th arrondissement. there are 40 people who are hurt and four are killed.
  • 2018 - Saudi arabia: women's rights, mohammad bin salman. saudi vision 2030: saudi arabia has allowed women to watch football matches for the first time. this is part of an easement of the strict rules regarding gender separation that the ultra-conservative muslim nation enforces.
  • 2017 - Two members of the funk band tower of power were seriously injured when a train struck them near jack london square, oakland, california.

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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 January 1906?

January 1906 followed the same calendar system as the rest of that year and the years surrounding it, with January being the 1st 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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