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About July 17th, 1903, in brief:

  • Day of the week: July 17th, 1903 was a Friday
  • Zodiac Sign: Cancer (in western zodiac), Rabbit (in Chinese zodiac)
  • Famous Birthdays: Phyllis Diller, David Hasselhoff
  • Moon Phase: Last Quarter
  • #1 US song: Hiawatha by Dan Quinn
  • Popular movie: Pica, pica Compadrito directed by

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What day of the week was July 17, 1903?

July 17, 1903 was a Friday and it was the 198th day of the year 1903 in the Gregorian calendar.

July 17, 1903 can also be written as 7/17/1903 in the US and as 17/7/1903 in UK and Europe.

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

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The Zodiac and Astrological sign for July 17th is Cancer.

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Babies born in July are either Cancer or Leo. People born before July 22nd are Cancer, while people born from July 23rd have the sign of Leo.

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

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

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

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

The moon phase refers to the appearance of the Moon in the night sky on July 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 July 17, 1903 at 10pm, would see the moon, being 40% full, rising at 10:59 pm and setting at 01:13 pm.

The previous full moon was on Jul 09, 1903 while the next full moon would come on Aug 08, 1903.

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Who was born on July 17, 1903?

Famous people born on July 17, 1903:

  • Valerian Mikhaylovich Bogdanov-Berezovsky


  • Janine Bouissounouse

Whose famous birthday is on July 17th?

Famous individuals and celebrities born on July 17th:

  • Phyllis Diller
    Phyllis Diller

    American comedian who burst onto the stage in san francisco in 1954 wearing a sequined minidress, an orange fright-wig and gold ankle-high...

  • David Hasselhoff
    David Hasselhoff

    David hasselhoff is a tv actor known for his roles in 'knight rider' and 'baywatch'.

  • Mithun Chakraborty
    Mithun Chakraborty

    Mithun chakraborty is an indian actor known for his work in bollywood films, particularly in the 1980s and 1990s.

  • Mélanie Thierry
    Mélanie Thierry

    French actress on stage and in film, most well-known for her role as aurora (babylon a.d.

  • Donald Sutherland
    Donald Sutherland

    Canadian-american actor who has been onscreen since 1963 as a variety lead and character roles, from tv series to the stage.

  • Diahann Carroll
    Diahann Carroll

    American actress, singer and recording artist.

  • Lucie Arnaz
    Lucie Arnaz

    American actress, and a member of a distinguished family.

  • Eric Winter
    Eric Winter

    American actor and model.

  • Art Linkletter
    Art Linkletter

    Canadian entertainer.

  • James Cagney
    James Cagney

    American actor who often played the role of the tough guy or gangster.

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How old is someone born on July 17, 1903?

Someone born on July 17, 1903 is:

121 years and 3 days old,

or 1452 months and 3 days old,

or 6314 weeks and 1 day old,

or 44199 days old,

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

There are 363 days until your next birthday, which will occur on Thursday July 17th 2025.

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

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

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

Famous people died on July 17, 1903:

  • Jamas Whistler

    American painter and etcher known for his innovative approach to painting and his famous work 'Arrangement in Grey and Black No.

  • James A McNeill Whistler

    American/british writer (bride tomorrow) dies at 69.

What famous deaths happened on July 17th?

Famous deaths on July 17th:

  • Billie Holiday
    Billie Holiday

    American blues and jazz singer "lady day", aeur whose unsurpassed voice was the essence jazz.

  • Elaine Stritch
    Elaine Stritch

    American actress with a varied and long career.

  • Walter Cronkite
    Walter Cronkite

    American broadcaster.

  • Geraldine Fitzgerald
    Geraldine Fitzgerald

    Dublin, ireland -- actress (pawnbroker and easy money).

  • Anastasia Romanov

    Grand Duchess Anastasia Romanov was the youngest daughter of Tsar Nicholas II of Russia, who was executed during the Russian Revolution.

  • Katheren Graham

    Publisher of The Washington Post during the Watergate scandal.

  • Dorothia Dix

    Advocate for the mentally ill and pioneer in mental health reform.

  • John Coltrane

    American musician, jazz clarinetist, saxophonist, composer, and recording artist.

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July 17, 1903: Number 1 song on that day

The number 1 song on July 17, 1903 is the best selling or most popular song as resulting from the music charts in the week July 13th and July 19th. It changes depending on Countries, Music Genres and methodology used to rank the most popular song (for ex., sales, streaming).

July 17, 1903: What was the number 1 song in the USA on that day?

The number 1 song in the USA on July 17, 1903 was Hiawatha by Dan Quinn, according to the music chart for the week July 13th and July 19th.

  1. - Hiawatha

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Who was the US President on July 17, 1903?

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

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

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

Who was the Pope on July 17, 1903?

On July 17, 1903 the Pope was Leo XIII.


What is special about July 17th?

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

  • 2019 - 2018-19 kivu ebola epidemic - the world health organisation has declared the latest ebola outbreak in the eastern democratic republic of the congo as a public health emergency of international concern.
  • 2018 - Gaza-israel conflict, 2018 gaza border protests. the israel defense forces have been instructed to prepare for an extensive military offensive in gaza in the event that hamas demands to stop rocket attacks, incendiary and flaming kite launches are not met by friday.
  • 2017 - Moro conflict: new kidnappings, a jailbreak plague sulu province in the south of mindanao in philippines.

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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 July 1903?

July 1903 followed the same calendar system as the rest of that year and the years surrounding it, with July being the 7th 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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