Thursday August 16, 1906: on this day

About August 16th, 1906, in brief:

  • Historical events: A magnitude 8.2 earthquake in Valparaíso, Chile leaves approximately 20,000 dead.
  • Day of the week: August 16th, 1906 was a Thursday
  • Zodiac Sign: Leo (in western zodiac), Horse (in Chinese zodiac)
  • Famous Birthdays: James Cameron, Kathie Lee Gifford
  • Moon Phase: New Moon
  • Popular movie: Lika mot lika directed by Knut Lambert

More about August 16th, 1906? See below for more news and curiosities on August 16th, 1906.

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What day of the week was August 16, 1906?


August 16, 1906 was a Thursday and it was the 228th day of the year 1906 in the Gregorian calendar.

August 16, 1906 can also be written as 8/16/1906 in the US and as 16/8/1906 in UK and Europe.

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August 16, 1906: What happened on that day?


Here's what happened on August 16, 1906:

  • A magnitude 8.2 earthquake in valparaíso, chile leaves approximately 20,000 dead.
  • The 8.2 valparaíso earthquake hits central chile, killing 3,882 people.

August 16, 1906: What were the magazines covers that day?

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August 16, 1906: What is The Zodiac Sign for that day?


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The Zodiac and Astrological sign for August 16th is Leo.

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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 16, 1906: What is the Chinese Zodiac Sign for that day?

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The Chinese Zodiac sign for August 16, 1906 is Horse and the associated element is Fire.

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August 16, 1906: What was the moon phase on that day?


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The moon phase on August 16, 1906 was New Moon.

The moon phase refers to the appearance of the Moon in the night sky on August 16, 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 August 16, 1906 at 10pm, would see the moon, being 4% full, rising at 01:41 am and setting at 05:26 pm.

The previous full moon was on Aug 04, 1906 while the next full moon would come on Sep 02, 1906.

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Who was born on August 16, 1906?


Famous people born on August 16, 1906:

  • Franz Josef II

    Prince of liechtenstein (1938-89).

  • Edward Ochab
  • Francesco Giuseppe II del Liechtenstein

Whose famous birthday is on August 16th?

Famous individuals and celebrities born on August 16th:

  • James Cameron
    James Cameron

    James cameron is a canadian film director known for creating blockbuster movies such as titanic and avatar.

  • Kathie Lee Gifford
    Kathie Lee Gifford

    Kathie lee gifford is a television host, singer, and author, best known for co-hosting the talk show 'live! with regis and kathie lee' and...

  • Angela Bassett
    Angela Bassett

    Angela bassett is an american actress known for her powerful performances in films such as what's love got to do with it, waiting to exhale,...

  • Steve Carell
    Steve Carell

    Carell, an american actor and writer is considered one comedyaeur(tm),'s rising talents.

  • Pierre Richard
    Pierre Richard

    French film director and actor, he is considered one of the most gifted and talented comedians in france.

  • Rumer Willis
    Rumer Willis

    American actress and singer, the child of bruce willis (and wife demi) moore.

  • Vanessa Carlton
    Vanessa Carlton

    Vanessa carlton is a pop singer known for her hit song 'a thousand miles' and her successful music career.

  • Cam Gigandet
    Cam Gigandet

    Cam gigandet is an american actor known for his roles in popular tv shows and movies such as 'the o.c.

  • Clovis Cornillac
    Clovis Cornillac

    French actor in television, film and theater.

  • Julie Newmar
    Julie Newmar

    American singer, actress, and dancer.

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How old is someone born on August 16, 1906?


Someone born on August 16, 1906 is:

117 years 9 months old,

or 1413 months and 3 days old,

or 6144 weeks and 3 days old,

or 43011 days old,

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How many days until your next birthday if you were born on August 16, 1906?

There are 89 days until your next birthday, which will occur on Friday August 16th 2024.

What generation do you belong to if you were born on August 16, 1906?

You belong to the Interbellum Generation if you were born on August 16, 1906.

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August 16, 1906: What famous people died on that day?


Famous people died on August 16, 1906:

  • Petra Pérez Florido
  • Ignatius von Senestrey
  • Isidoro de María

What famous deaths happened on August 16th?

Famous deaths on August 16th:

  • Elvis Presley
    Elvis Presley

    American pop singer.

  • Margaret Mitchell
    Margaret Mitchell

    American author of "gone with the wind", a book she wrote over ten years.

  • Peter Fonda
    Peter Fonda

    American actor, screenwriter, and producer.

  • Stewart Granger
    Stewart Granger

    Tall, dark, and debonair, this british actor was a major adventure star in the 1950s.

  • Amanda Blake
    Amanda Blake

    American actress gunsmoke dies at the age of 60.

  • Phil Leeds
    Phil Leeds

    American actor (d. 1998).

  • William Windom
    William Windom

    American actor (d. 2012).

  • Anna Kashfi
    Anna Kashfi

    Actress from india-america (d. 2015).

  • Louis Jouvet
    Louis Jouvet

    French theatre director, designer, stage worker, teacher, and stage administrator before his film and acting careers.

  • John Hurley
    John Hurley

    At 45, a song writer (son a preacher man) dies.

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August 16, 1906: What are the Holidays, Observances and Saints celebrated on that day?


Holidays on August 16, 1906:

  • RC saints: feast day of Saint Stephen I of Hungary; Saint Roch (helps against plague and skin diseases)
  • USA: legal holiday in Vermont for the Battle of Bennington in 1777 (which actually took place in the state of New York)
  • Palio dell'Assunta in Siena
  • Eastern Orthodox: commemoration of the translation of the Acheiropoietos icon which means "Not made by hands", (also known as the Mandelion; now lost) from Edessa to Constantinople on 16 August 944

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August 16, 1906: What were the most popular movies on that day?

The most popular movies on August 16, 1906 were the films released in theaters close to that day with the largest audiences and significant box office revenue, including:

Lika mot lika

Lika mot lika

Release year: 1906

Directed by: Knut Lambert

Starring: Knut Lambert, Helfrid Lambert, Tollie Zellman

Country: United States of America

Waiting at the Church

Release year: 1906

Directed by: Edwin S. Porter

Starring: Vesta Victoria

Lady Audley's Secret

Release year: 1906

Directed by: Betsan Morris Evans

Three American Beauties

Release year: 1906

Directed by: Edwin S. Porter

Holiday

Release year: 1906

Directed by: Isabella Eklöf

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Who was the US President on August 16, 1906?

On August 16, 1906 the US President was Theodore Roosevelt (Republican).

Who was the UK Prime Minister on August 16, 1906?

On August 16, 1906 the UK Prime Minister was Sir Henry Campbell-Bannerman (Liberal).

Who was the Pope on August 16, 1906?

On August 16, 1906 the Pope was Pius X.

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What is special about August 16th?

August 16th refers to a specific date on the calendar, which is the 16th 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 16th, such as:

  • 2018 - 2018 washington veterans day parade: president donald trump's planned military parade on november 10, 2018, has been postponed by the united states department of defense until 2019. estimates for the parade's costs have increased from $12 million up to $92 million.
  • 2017 - Confederate memorials and monuments being removed: several confederate monuments were taken down in baltimore, maryland overnight, including the stonewall jackson and robert e. lee monuments, confederate soldiers and sailors monuments, confederate women's monuments, and roger b. taney sculpture. on august 14, the baltimore city council unanimously approved the removal of the monuments.
  • 2016 - To launch airstrikes against syria, the russian air force uses an iranian airbase near hamadan.

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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 August 1906?

August 1906 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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