Tuesday October 17, 1905: on this day

About October 17th, 1905, in brief:

  • Day of the week: October 17th, 1905 was a Tuesday
  • Zodiac Sign: Libra (in western zodiac), Snake (in Chinese zodiac)
  • Famous Birthdays: Smita Patil, Felicity Jones
  • Moon Phase: Last Quarter
  • #1 US song: Jimmie and Maggie at the Hippodrome by Len Spencer & Ada Jones
  • Popular movie: Ensalada criolla directed by Eugene Py

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What day of the week was October 17, 1905?

October 17, 1905 was a Tuesday and it was the 290th day of the year 1905 in the Gregorian calendar.

October 17, 1905 can also be written as 10/17/1905 in the US and as 17/10/1905 in UK and Europe.

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October 17, 1905: What is The Zodiac Sign for that day?

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The Zodiac and Astrological sign for October 17th is Libra.

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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 17, 1905: What is the Chinese Zodiac Sign for that day?

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The Chinese Zodiac sign for October 17, 1905 is Snake and the associated element is Wood.

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October 17, 1905: What was the moon phase on that day?

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The moon phase on October 17, 1905 was Last Quarter.

The moon phase refers to the appearance of the Moon in the night sky on October 17, 1905 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 17, 1905 at 10pm, would see the moon, being 77% full, rising at 08:02 pm and setting at 10:40 am.

The previous full moon was on Oct 13, 1905 while the next full moon would come on Nov 12, 1905.

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Who was born on October 17, 1905?

Famous people born on October 17, 1905:

  • Leopoldo Benites

    Ecuadorian diplomat 28th president of the united nations general assembly (d. 1996).

  • Jean Arthur

    Nyc, new york -- actress.

  • Franco Albini

    Italian architect.

  • Andrea Zotti
  • Antonio Moscatelli
  • Essad Bey
  • Andrew Bembel

Whose famous birthday is on October 17th?

Famous individuals and celebrities born on October 17th:

  • Smita Patil
    Smita Patil

    Renowned Indian actress known for her impactful performances in Hindi and Marathi cinema.

  • Felicity Jones
    Felicity Jones

    Felicity Jones is an English actress known for her roles in films such as The Theory of Everything, Rogue One: A Star Wars Story, and On the...

  • Wyclef Jean
    Wyclef Jean

    Wyclef jean is a musician, rapper, and actor known for being a member of the hip-hop group the fugees and for his solo career as a musician.

  • Montgomery Clift
    Montgomery Clift

    Film actor (from here to eternity).

  • Rob Marshall
    Rob Marshall

    American choreographer and director producer.

  • Margot Kidder
    Margot Kidder

    Margot kidder was a canadian-american actress best known for her iconic role as lois lane in the superman film series.

  • Evel Knievel
    Evel Knievel

    American daredevil and modern-day gladiator, who performs daring motorcycle stunts which have nearly killed him several times.

  • Mike Judge
    Mike Judge

    American voice actor, cartoonist, and filmmaker.

  • Jean Arthur
    Jean Arthur

    American singer and actress (d. 1991).

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How old is someone born on October 17, 1905?

Someone born on October 17, 1905 is:

118 years 9 months old,

or 1425 months and 4 days old,

or 6196 weeks and 5 days old,

or 43377 days old,

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How many days until your next birthday if you were born on October 17, 1905?

There are 88 days until your next birthday, which will occur on Thursday October 17th 2024.

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What generation do you belong to if you were born on October 17, 1905?

You belong to the Interbellum Generation if you were born on October 17, 1905.

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October 17, 1905: What famous people died on that day?

What famous deaths happened on October 17th?

Famous deaths on October 17th:

  • Danièle Delorme
    Danièle Delorme

    French actress and producer of film, the daughter a noted painter and resistance worker andra (c) girard.

  • Teresa Brewer
    Teresa Brewer

    American jazz and pop singer (born 1931).

  • Levi Stubbs
    Levi Stubbs

    American baritone singer (four tops) (born 1936).

  • John Stuart
    John Stuart

    Actor of scottish-english descent (d. 1979).

  • Joan Hickson
    Joan Hickson

    British actress (born in 1906).

  • Anne Crawford
    Anne Crawford

    Actress from israel-english (d. 1956).

  • Nathanyl Chopin

    Celebrated composer known for his timeless music.

  • Elijah Cummings

    Elijah Cummings was an American politician who served as a Democratic member of the U.S.

  • Fredderick Chopin

    Renowned Polish composer and virtuoso pianist of the Romantic era.

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October 17, 1905: Number 1 song on that day

The number 1 song on October 17, 1905 is the best selling or most popular song as resulting from the music charts in the week October 16th and October 22nd. It changes depending on Countries, Music Genres and methodology used to rank the most popular song (for ex., sales, streaming).

October 17, 1905: What was the number 1 song in the USA on that day?

The number 1 song in the USA on October 17, 1905 was Jimmie and Maggie at the Hippodrome by Len Spencer & Ada Jones, according to the music chart for the week October 16th and October 22nd.

  1. - Jimmie and Maggie at the Hippodrome

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Who was the US President on October 17, 1905?

On October 17, 1905 the US President was Theodore Roosevelt (Republican).

Who was the UK Prime Minister on October 17, 1905?

On October 17, 1905 the UK Prime Minister was Arthur Balfour (Conservative).

Who was the Pope on October 17, 1905?

On October 17, 1905 the Pope was Pius X.


What is special about October 17th?

October 17th refers to a specific date on the calendar, which is the 17th 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 17th, such as:

  • 2018 - Two rockets were launched by palestinians from gaza strip at israel. one landed in beersheba in the south, inflicting severe damage to a home but not injuring anyone, while the other landed in the sea.
  • 2017 - Syrian civil war: battle of raqqa - the syrian democratic forces announce that the battle for isil’s de facto capital is over.
  • 2016 - Iraqi civil war: the battle of mosul is announced by haider al-abadi, iraqi prime minister, and backed by the u.s.-led coalition. this battle will retake isil-held mosul which was declared the capital of the caliphate in iraq. (reuters),

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What happened in 1905?

1905 was filled with very interesting events such as

  • Swedish mine workers win 5 month strike for minimum wages
  • Frances Willard becomes 1st women honored in National Statuary Hall
  • Mbunga-siege of Fort Mahenge German East-Africa broken

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What was the calendar for October 1905?

October 1905 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 17, 1905