Tuesday February 17, 1903: on this day

About February 17th, 1903, in brief:

  • Historical events: El Yunque National Forest in Puerto Rico becomes part of the United States National Forest System as the Luquillo Forest Reserve.
  • Day of the week: February 17th, 1903 was a Tuesday
  • Zodiac Sign: Aquarius (in western zodiac), Rabbit (in Chinese zodiac)
  • Famous Birthdays: Vicente Fernández, Paris Hilton
  • Moon Phase: Last Quarter
  • Popular movie: Sr. Wrangler Mr. R.P. Paranjpe directed by Harishchandra Sakharam Bhatavdekar

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What day of the week was February 17, 1903?

February 17, 1903 was a Tuesday and it was the 48th day of the year 1903 in the Gregorian calendar.

February 17, 1903 can also be written as 2/17/1903 in the US and as 17/2/1903 in UK and Europe.

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February 17, 1903: What happened on that day?

Here's what happened on February 17, 1903:

  • El yunque national forest in puerto rico becomes part of the united states national forest system as the luquillo forest reserve.

February 17, 1903: What were the magazines covers that day?

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February 17, 1903: What is The Zodiac Sign for that day?

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The Zodiac and Astrological sign for February 17th is Aquarius.

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Babies born in February are either Aquarius or Pisces. People born before February 18th are Aquarius, while people born from February 19th have the sign of Pisces.

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February 17, 1903: What is the Chinese Zodiac Sign for that day?

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The Chinese Zodiac sign for February 17, 1903 is Rabbit and the associated element is Water.

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February 17, 1903: What was the moon phase on that day?

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The moon phase on February 17, 1903 was Last Quarter.

The moon phase refers to the appearance of the Moon in the night sky on February 17, 1903 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 February 17, 1903 at 10pm, would see the moon, being 56% full, rising at 10:58 pm and setting at 10:31 am.

The previous full moon was on Feb 12, 1903 while the next full moon would come on Mar 13, 1903.

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Who was born on February 17, 1903?

Famous people born on February 17, 1903:

  • André Berthomieu

    French director, one of the most prolific of his time, with more than 60 films between 1926 and 1960, including "pas si bete" (1929).

  • Sadegh Hedayat

    Author and translator of iranian-french (d. 1951).

  • Johannes Linthorst

    Homan director of groningen's queen.

  • Nikifor Tarasovič Vasjanka
  • Kyösti Luukko
  • Cagancho (Joaquín Rodríguez Ortega)

Whose famous birthday is on February 17th?

Famous individuals and celebrities born on February 17th:

  • Vicente Fernández
    Vicente Fernández

    Vicente Fernández is a Mexican singer, actor, and businessman who founded the successful Grupo Fernández conglomerate.

  • Paris Hilton
    Paris Hilton

    American actress, socialite, and great-granddaughter to conrad hilton, founder, hilton hotels.

  • Brenda Fricker
    Brenda Fricker

    An Irish actress who won an Academy Award for her role in the film 'My Left Foot'.

  • Michael Jordan
    Michael Jordan

    American basketball legend, known as "best player alive" by many.

  • Michael Bay
    Michael Bay

    Michael bay is a film director and producer known for his high-octane, action-packed movies such as the transformers series and armageddon.

  • Raffi Ahmad
    Raffi Ahmad

    Raffi ahmad is an indonesian tv actor known for his work in various television shows and films.

  • Joseph Gordon-Levitt
    Joseph Gordon-Levitt

    American actor.

  • Rene Russo
    Rene Russo

    Rene russo is an american actress known for her roles in popular films such as lethal weapon 3, outbreak, and the thomas crown affair.

  • Denise Richards
    Denise Richards

    Denise Richards is an American actress known for her roles in films such as 'Wild Things' and 'The World Is Not Enough'.

  • Chord Overstreet
    Chord Overstreet

    Chord overstreet is an american actor known for his role as sam evans on the tv show glee.

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How old is someone born on February 17, 1903?

Someone born on February 17, 1903 is:

121 years 4 months old,

or 1456 months and 26 days old,

or 6334 weeks and 4 days old,

or 44342 days old,

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How many days until your next birthday if you were born on February 17, 1903?

There are 219 days until your next birthday, which will occur on Monday February 17th 2025.

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What generation do you belong to if you were born on February 17, 1903?

You belong to the Interbellum Generation if you were born on February 17, 1903.

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February 17, 1903: What famous people died on that day?

Famous people died on February 17, 1903:

  • Joseph Parry composer

    At the age of 61, he dies.

  • Joseph Parry

What famous deaths happened on February 17th?

Famous deaths on February 17th:

  • Kathryn Grayson
    Kathryn Grayson

    American actress and singer who first appeared onscreen in 1940.

  • Donald Wolfit
    Donald Wolfit

    British distinguished thespian and manager, who brought shakespeare to the colonies, performed both entertaining and hammy roles in films.

  • Richard Briers
    Richard Briers

    British supporting actor, seen in film and tv comedy roles.

  • Dorothy Gibson
    Dorothy Gibson

    American singer and actress (d. 1946).

  • Nita Naldi
    Nita Naldi

    Actress (dr jekyll and mr hyde) dies at 63 from a heart attack.

  • Erik Rhodes
    Erik Rhodes

    American porn actor (d. 2012).

  • Verree Teasdale
    Verree Teasdale

    Actress (skyscraper souls).

  • Paul Stewart
    Paul Stewart

    Actor (opening night in cold blood, window).

  • Yaacov Agnon

    Nobel Prize-winning author known for his Hebrew literature.

  • Giordan Bruno

    Italian philosopher who proposed theories on cosmology and the nature of the universe.

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Who was the US President on February 17, 1903?

On February 17, 1903 the US President was Theodore Roosevelt (Republican).

Who was the UK Prime Minister on February 17, 1903?

On February 17, 1903 the UK Prime Minister was Arthur Balfour (Conservative).

Who was the Pope on February 17, 1903?

On February 17, 1903 the Pope was Leo XIII.


What is special about February 17th?

February 17th refers to a specific date on the calendar, which is the 17th day of the month of February. 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 February 17th, such as:

  • 2019 - After flybmi filed for bankruptcy, hundreds of european airline passengers were left homeless.
  • 2018 - 2018 oaxaca earthquakes: a military helicopter assessing the damage was carrying alejandro murat hinojosa, the governor of oaxaca, and alfonso navarrete prida (mexico's secretary for the interior). the helicopter crashes over jamiltepec killing 13 people. these are the only deaths related to the earthquake that have been reported. (cnn)earthquakes on the british isles: the strongest earthquake in the united kingdom in ten years occurs in swansea.
  • 2017 - Boko haram insurgency - seven suicide bombers explode after trying to attack a camp of displaced people in maiduguri (nigeria)

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What happened in 1903?

1903 was filled with very interesting events such as

  • Start of Sherlock Holmes Adventure of Blanched Soldier
  • 2 NYers buy Baltimore baseball franchise for $18,000 and moved it to New York
  • Phillies walk 17 Dodgers in a game

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What was the calendar for February 1903?

February 1903 followed the same calendar system as the rest of that year and the years surrounding it, with February being the 2nd 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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