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Wednesday August 15, 1900: on this day

About August 15th, 1900, in brief:

  • Day of the week: August 15th, 1900 was a Wednesday
  • Zodiac Sign: Leo (in western zodiac), Rat (in Chinese zodiac)
  • Famous Birthdays: Jennifer Lawrence, Ben Affleck
  • Moon Phase: Last Quarter
  • Popular movie: Trouble in Hogan's Alley directed by

More about August 15th, 1900? See below for more news and curiosities on August 15th, 1900.


What day of the week was August 15, 1900?

August 15, 1900 was a Wednesday and it was the 227th day of the year 1900 in the Gregorian calendar.

August 15, 1900 can also be written as 8/15/1900 in the US and as 15/8/1900 in UK and Europe.

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August 15, 1900: What is The Zodiac Sign for that day?

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The Zodiac and Astrological sign for August 15th 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 15, 1900: What is the Chinese Zodiac Sign for that day?

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The Chinese Zodiac sign for August 15, 1900 is Rat and the associated element is Metal.

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August 15, 1900: What was the moon phase on that day?

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The moon phase on August 15, 1900 was Last Quarter.

The moon phase refers to the appearance of the Moon in the night sky on August 15, 1900 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 15, 1900 at 10pm, would see the moon, being 58% full, rising at 09:34 pm and setting at 12:05 pm.

The previous full moon was on Aug 10, 1900 while the next full moon would come on Sep 09, 1900.

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Who was born on August 15, 1900?

Famous people born on August 15, 1900:

  • Estelle Brody
    Estelle Brody

    Nyc, new york -- actress.

  • Jack Tworkov

    Polish-american painter, educator (d. 1982).

Whose famous birthday is on August 15th?

Famous individuals and celebrities born on August 15th:

  • Jennifer Lawrence
    Jennifer Lawrence

    Academy Award-winning actress known for her roles in films like The Hunger Games, Silver Linings Playbook, and X-Men: First Class.

  • Ben Affleck
    Ben Affleck

    American actor.

  • Debra Messing
    Debra Messing

    Debra Messing is an American actress best known for her role as Grace Adler on the TV series 'Will & Grace.

  • Anthony Anderson
    Anthony Anderson

    Anthony anderson is an american actor and comedian known for his roles in tv shows like 'black-ish' and films like 'kangaroo jack'.

  • Nino Ferrer
    Nino Ferrer

    Pop music songwriter and singer from italy.

  • Julia Child
    Julia Child

    American chef and author of more than nine cookbooks.

  • Stieg Larsson
    Stieg Larsson

    Swedish journalist and writer.

  • Mike Connors
    Mike Connors

    Touch connors, an american actor, was first seen on screen in 1953.

  • Zeljko Ivanek
    Zeljko Ivanek

    Lujubljana, yugoslavia -- actor (mass appeal).

  • Wendy Hiller
    Wendy Hiller

    England, united kingdom -- actresses (major barbara and david copperfield).

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How old is someone born on August 15, 1900?

Someone born on August 15, 1900 is:

123 years 11 months old,

or 1487 months and 4 days old,

or 6466 weeks and 2 days old,

or 45264 days old,

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How many days until your next birthday if you were born on August 15, 1900?

There are 28 days until your next birthday, which will occur on Thursday August 15th 2024.

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What generation do you belong to if you were born on August 15, 1900?

You belong to the Lost Generation if you were born on August 15, 1900.

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August 15, 1900: What famous people died on that day?

What famous deaths happened on August 15th?

Famous deaths on August 15th:

  • Jan Kiepura
    Jan Kiepura

    Sosnowiec (poland) -- vocalist / actor ("her wonderful lie").

  • August Schellenberg
    August Schellenberg

    Canadian-american actor (d. 2013.

  • Paul Lukas
    Paul Lukas

    Actor kim, berlin express, dies at 76 from heart failure.

  • Mckenleigh Avery

    Mckenleigh Avery was a renowned author known for their thought-provoking and critically acclaimed works of fiction.

  • Lavante Dubois

    Lavante Dubois was a renowned mathematician who made significant contributions to the field of abstract algebra and number theory.

  • Lancer Sharma

    Lancer Sharma was a renowned mathematician who made significant contributions to the field of number theory.

  • Elfida Vargas

    Elfida Vargas was a renowned Colombian poet whose work explored themes of love, nature, and social justice.

  • Jyron Fitzgerald

    Jyron Fitzgerald was a celebrated biographer known for his insightful and meticulously researched works on influential figures in history.

  • Yaacov Ziv

    Co-inventor of the Lempel-Ziv compression algorithms.

  • Hazelene Ray

    Renowned gospel singer known for her powerful voice.

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Who was the US President on August 15, 1900?

On August 15, 1900 the US President was William McKinley (Republican).

Who was the UK Prime Minister on August 15, 1900?

On August 15, 1900 the UK Prime Minister was Robert Gascoyne-Cecil (Conservative).

Who was the Pope on August 15, 1900?

On August 15, 1900 the Pope was Leo XIII.


What is special about August 15th?

August 15th refers to a specific date on the calendar, which is the 15th 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 15th, such as:

  • 2018 - War in afghanistan: a suicide bomber attack on a kabul education center left at least 48 people dead, mostly students. the taliban denies any involvement. (bbc). two units of afghan security forces were attacked by the taliban in baghlan-e-markazi district of baghlan province. the attack resulted in the deaths of at least 39 soldiers as well as police officers.
  • 2017 - Boko haram insurgency, three suicide bombers kill 27 and injure 83 people near maiduguri (nigeria).
  • 2016 - At least 11 people were killed in an airstrike by the saudi-led coalition that struck a northern yemen hospital run by medecins sans frontieres.

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What happened in 1900?

1900 was filled with very interesting events such as

  • General French relieves Kimberley / Cecil Rhodes
  • Diamond workers in Amsterdam strike
  • British troops over run Johannesburg

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What was the calendar for August 1900?

August 1900 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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Wednesday August 15, 1900