Wednesday November 16, 1904: on this day

About November 16th, 1904, in brief:

  • Historical events: English engineer John Ambrose Fleming receives a patent for the thermionic valve (vacuum tube).
  • Day of the week: November 16th, 1904 was a Wednesday
  • Zodiac Sign: Scorpio (in western zodiac), Dragon (in Chinese zodiac)
  • Famous Birthdays: Marg Helgenberger, Pete Davidson
  • Moon Phase: First Quarter
  • #1 US song: Sweet Adeline (You're the Flower of My Heart) by Peerless Quartet (Columbia Male Quartet)
  • Popular movie: An Interesting Story directed by James Williamson

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What day of the week was November 16, 1904?

November 16, 1904 was a Wednesday and it was the 321st day of the year 1904 in the Gregorian calendar.

November 16, 1904 can also be written as 11/16/1904 in the US and as 16/11/1904 in UK and Europe.

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November 16, 1904: What happened on that day?

Here's what happened on November 16, 1904:

  • English engineer john ambrose fleming receives a patent for the thermionic valve (vacuum tube).

November 16, 1904: What were the magazines covers that day?

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November 16, 1904: What is The Zodiac Sign for that day?

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The Zodiac and Astrological sign for November 16th is Scorpio.

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Babies born in November are either Scorpio or Sagittarius. People born before November 21st are Scorpio, while people born from November 22nd have the sign of Sagittarius.

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November 16, 1904: What is the Chinese Zodiac Sign for that day?

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The Chinese Zodiac sign for November 16, 1904 is Dragon and the associated element is Wood.

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November 16, 1904: What was the moon phase on that day?

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The moon phase on November 16, 1904 was First Quarter.

The moon phase refers to the appearance of the Moon in the night sky on November 16, 1904 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 November 16, 1904 at 10pm, would see the moon, being 70% full, rising at 01:33 pm and setting at 01:14 am.

The previous full moon was on Oct 24, 1904 while the next full moon would come on Nov 23, 1904.

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Who was born on November 16, 1904?

Famous people born on November 16, 1904:

  • Ifeanyichukwu Azikiwe

    Ifeanyichukwu Azikiwe was the first President of Nigeria and a prominent figure in the country's independence movement.

  • Nnamdi Azikiwe

    Nigerian statesman, commonly known as "the zik of africa.

  • Frederik van der Meer

    Dutch archaeologist/art historian.

  • Renée Saint-Cyr

    French actress.

  • Eddie Condon


  • Nnamdi Benjamin "Zik" Azikiwe


  • Rosina Cardano
  • Mario Salazzari
  • Carlo Caiano
  • Giancarlo Cornaggia-Medici
  • Edmondo Della Valle
  • Arne Møller
  • Renée Saint-Cyr (Marie-Louise Vittore

Whose famous birthday is on November 16th?

Famous individuals and celebrities born on November 16th:

  • Marg Helgenberger
    Marg Helgenberger

    Marg helgenberger is an american tv actress known for her role as catherine willows on the tv series csi: crime scene investigation.

  • Pete Davidson
    Pete Davidson

    Pete davidson is a comedian known for his work on saturday night live and his high-profile relationships.

  • Maggie Gyllenhaal
    Maggie Gyllenhaal

    Maggie gyllenhaal is an american actress known for her roles in films such as the dark knight and secretary.

  • Missi Pyle
    Missi Pyle

    Missi Pyle is an American actress, comedian, and singer known for her roles in films such as Galaxy Quest, Charlie and the Chocolate...

  • Lisa Bonet
    Lisa Bonet

    American actress who played bill cosby’s daughter in his television series, "the bill cosby show.

  • Maeve Quinlan
    Maeve Quinlan

    American actress known for her work in soap operas and television dramas.

  • Burgess Meredith
    Burgess Meredith

    Actor (penguin batman, rocky), is killed at 88.

  • Barbara Payton
    Barbara Payton

    American actress, onscreen since 1940.

  • Gemma Atkinson
    Gemma Atkinson

    Gemma atkinson is a british model and actress known for her work in the soap opera hollyoaks and her appearances on reality tv shows.

  • Martha Plimpton
    Martha Plimpton

    American singer and actress.

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How old is someone born on November 16, 1904?

Someone born on November 16, 1904 is:

119 years 8 months old,

or 1436 months and 5 days old,

or 6244 weeks and 4 days old,

or 43712 days old,

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How many days until your next birthday if you were born on November 16, 1904?

There are 118 days until your next birthday, which will occur on Saturday November 16th 2024.

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What generation do you belong to if you were born on November 16, 1904?

You belong to the Interbellum Generation if you were born on November 16, 1904.

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November 16, 1904: What famous people died on that day?

What famous deaths happened on November 16th?

Famous deaths on November 16th:

  • Clark Gable
    Clark Gable

    American actor, "the king", hollywood's most prominent male star.

  • Edie Sedgwick
    Edie Sedgwick

    American model with amazing eyes and great legs.

  • Edward Woodward
    Edward Woodward

    English actor and singer (d.2009).

  • Reg Varney
    Reg Varney

    English screenwriter and actor (d. 2008).

  • Tommy Flanagan
    Tommy Flanagan

    Scottish actor known for his roles in TV series like Sons of Anarchy and Gladiator.

  • Ann Wedgeworth
    Ann Wedgeworth

    American actress who appeared on another world (1967aeur'70), somerset (1970aeur'73), three's company (1979), three's company (1979) and...

  • David Canary
    David Canary

    American actor (d. 2015).

  • Robert Clary
    Robert Clary

    French-american actor and author (d. 2022).

  • Evelyn Venable
    Evelyn Venable

    American actress and stage performer, also a ucla teacher.

  • Cora Witherspoon
    Cora Witherspoon

    Actress (quality street bank dick), dies in 67.

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November 16, 1904: Number 1 song on that day

The number 1 song on November 16, 1904 is the best selling or most popular song as resulting from the music charts in the week November 14th and November 20th. It changes depending on Countries, Music Genres and methodology used to rank the most popular song (for ex., sales, streaming).

November 16, 1904: What was the number 1 song in the USA on that day?

The number 1 song in the USA on November 16, 1904 was Sweet Adeline (You're the Flower of My Heart) by Peerless Quartet (Columbia Male Quartet), according to the music chart for the week November 14th and November 20th.

  1. - Sweet Adeline (You're the Flower of My Heart)
  2. - Egypt (My Cleopatra)

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Who was the US President on November 16, 1904?

On November 16, 1904 the US President was Theodore Roosevelt (Republican).

Who was the UK Prime Minister on November 16, 1904?

On November 16, 1904 the UK Prime Minister was Arthur Balfour (Conservative).

Who was the Pope on November 16, 1904?

On November 16, 1904 the Pope was Pius X.


What is special about November 16th?

November 16th refers to a specific date on the calendar, which is the 16th day of the month of November. 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 November 16th, such as:

  • 2018 - Johnston press, owner of i, the scotsman and the yorkshire post, goes into administration after it failed to find a buyer. it will be delisted from the london stock exchange on 19th november 2018.
  • 2017 - South sudanese civil war - rival factions of the sudan people's liberation movement sign "declaration of unification" in cairo (egypt).
  • 2016 - Afghanistan war (2001-present). four afghan national security forces members are killed and eleven are injured in a suicide bomber attack on the afghan defense ministry headquarters in kabul.

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What happened in 1904?

1904 was filled with very interesting events such as

  • Stanley Cup: Ottawa Silver 7 beat Winnipeg Rowing Club, 2 games to 1
  • 1st athletic letters given
  • National Ski Association forms in Ishpeming, Michigan

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What was the calendar for November 1904?

November 1904 followed the same calendar system as the rest of that year and the years surrounding it, with November being the 11th 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 November 16, 1904