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Tuesday October 16, 1900: on this day

About October 16th, 1900, in brief:

  • Historical events: Queen Wilhelmina leaves Duke Heinrich Henry von Mecklenburg-Schwerin
  • Day of the week: October 16th, 1900 was a Tuesday
  • Zodiac Sign: Libra (in western zodiac), Rat (in Chinese zodiac)
  • Famous Birthdays: Hema Malini, Maidie Norman
  • Moon Phase: Last Quarter
  • #1 US song: A Bird in a Gilded Cage by Harry Macdonough
  • Popular movie: The Tribulations of an Amateur Photographer directed by

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What day of the week was October 16, 1900?

October 16, 1900 was a Tuesday and it was the 289th day of the year 1900 in the Gregorian calendar.

October 16, 1900 can also be written as 10/16/1900 in the US and as 16/10/1900 in UK and Europe.

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October 16, 1900: What happened on that day?

Here's what happened on October 16, 1900:

  • Queen wilhelmina leaves duke heinrich henry von mecklenburg-schwerin

October 16, 1900: What were the magazines covers that day?

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October 16, 1900: What is The Zodiac Sign for that day?

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The Zodiac and Astrological sign for October 16th is Libra.

Libra is the 7th sign in the Western Zodiac. People born between September 23rd and October 22nd belong to the Libra sign: discover Libra personality and who should a Libra marry.

Babies born in October are either Libra or Scorpio. People born before October 22nd are Libra, while people born from October 23rd have the sign of Scorpio.

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October 16, 1900: What is the Chinese Zodiac Sign for that day?

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The Chinese Zodiac sign for October 16, 1900 is Rat and the associated element is Metal.

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October 16, 1900: What was the moon phase on that day?

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The moon phase on October 16, 1900 was Last Quarter.

The moon phase refers to the appearance of the Moon in the night sky on October 16, 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 October 16, 1900 at 10pm, would see the moon, being 27% full, rising at 11:38 pm and setting at 02:17 pm.

The previous full moon was on Oct 08, 1900 while the next full moon would come on Nov 06, 1900.

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Who was born on October 16, 1900?

Famous people born on October 16, 1900:

  • [Leon] Goose Goslin

    Baseball hall of famer (al bat champion 1928).

  • Edward Ardizzone

    Vietnamese-born british writer/illustrator (d. 1979).

  • Primo Conti

    Italian poet and painter (d. 1988).

  • Goose Goslin

    American baseball manager and player (d. 1971).

  • Lloyd Corrigan San Francisco

    California, usa; actor.

Whose famous birthday is on October 16th?

Famous individuals and celebrities born on October 16th:

  • Hema Malini
    Hema Malini

    Hema malini is an indian actress known for her work in hindi cinema, particularly for her roles in romantic and dramatic films.

  • Maidie Norman
    Maidie Norman

    Maidie norman was an american actress known for her roles in films such as 'what ever happened to baby jane?' and 'the long, hot summer'.

  • Tim Robbins
    Tim Robbins

    American actor, screenwriter and director, a quirky character lead.

  • Angela Lansbury
    Angela Lansbury

    British-american actress who rose to stardom in 1960s broadway musical "mame", then as jessica fletcher, a hit tv series called "murder she...

  • Suzanne Somers
    Suzanne Somers

    American actress, who appears in films and television series as the dumb-blonde.

  • Elsa Zylberstein
    Elsa Zylberstein

    French stage, tv and film actress, born to a polish jewish father (physicist), and a catholic mother.

  • Linda Darnell
    Linda Darnell

    American actress.

  • Corinna Harfouch
    Corinna Harfouch

    German actress.

  • David Zucker
    David Zucker

    American film producer, director and screenwriter, as well as actor and screenwriter, was a prolific filmmaker who made and directed many...

  • Max Bygraves
    Max Bygraves

    British cockney comedian, actor and stage performer who grew into a great character star.

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How old is someone born on October 16, 1900?

Someone born on October 16, 1900 is:

123 years 8 months old,

or 1484 months and 29 days old,

or 6456 weeks and 6 days old,

or 45198 days old,

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How many days until your next birthday if you were born on October 16, 1900?

There are 93 days until your next birthday, which will occur on Wednesday October 16th 2024.

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What generation do you belong to if you were born on October 16, 1900?

You belong to the Lost Generation if you were born on October 16, 1900.

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October 16, 1900: What famous people died on that day?

What famous deaths happened on October 16th?

Famous deaths on October 16th:

  • Deborah Kerr
    Deborah Kerr

    Scottish-american actress, nominated six time for academy award in leading roles, including "from here to eternity,"" "beloved infidel,","...

  • Peggy Ann Garner
    Peggy Ann Garner

    Actress (ford theater), died at 53 from cancer.

  • Roy Dotrice
    Roy Dotrice

    Channel islands, guernsey -- actor (wizard).

  • Rick Jason
    Rick Jason

    American actor (b. 1923).

  • John Dunsworth
    John Dunsworth

    Canadian actor and comedian (d. 2017).

  • Shirley Booth
    Shirley Booth

    Actress hazel dies at 85 from natural causes.

  • Jean Shepherd
    Jean Shepherd

    Multi-media comedian and writer from america.

  • Dan Dailey
    Dan Dailey

    American actor, singer, dancer, and director (b. 1913).

  • Audra Lindley
    Audra Lindley

    American actress (d. 1997).

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October 16, 1900: Number 1 song on that day

The number 1 song on October 16, 1900 is the best selling or most popular song as resulting from the music charts in the week October 15th and October 21st. It changes depending on Countries, Music Genres and methodology used to rank the most popular song (for ex., sales, streaming).

October 16, 1900: What was the number 1 song in the USA on that day?

The number 1 song in the USA on October 16, 1900 was A Bird in a Gilded Cage by Harry Macdonough, according to the music chart for the week October 15th and October 21st.

  1. - A Bird in a Gilded Cage

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Who was the US President on October 16, 1900?

On October 16, 1900 the US President was William McKinley (Republican).

Who was the UK Prime Minister on October 16, 1900?

On October 16, 1900 the UK Prime Minister was Robert Gascoyne-Cecil (Conservative).

Who was the Pope on October 16, 1900?

On October 16, 1900 the Pope was Leo XIII.


What is special about October 16th?

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

  • 2018 - Somali civil war (2009-present). the united states africa command, (africom), says that 60 al-shabaab militants were killed in an airstrike near harardhere, central somalia.
  • 2017 - War in somalia: 14 oct 2017 mogadishu bombings - somalis march to protest the presence of al shabaab, who is believed to have been responsible for the recent bombing attack. (bbc).battle of kirkuk 2017: iraqi government forces have seized key infrastructures outside of the disputed city of kirkuk, which was held by kurdish fighters. (bbc) the government of iraq continues to push against kurdish forces, as concerns over oil supplies from iraq have pushed crude oil prices higher.
  • 2016 - Turkey-isil conflict : three police officers are killed and at least nine others are injured in a suicide bomber attack on a safehouse belonging to isil.

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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 October 1900?

October 1900 followed the same calendar system as the rest of that year and the years surrounding it, with October being the 10th 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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Tuesday October 16, 1900