Tuesday August 18, 1903: on this day

About August 18th, 1903, in brief:

  • Historical events: German engineer Karl Jatho allegedly flies his self-made, motored gliding airplane four months before the first flight of the Wright Brothers.
  • Day of the week: August 18th, 1903 was a Tuesday
  • Zodiac Sign: Leo (in western zodiac), Rabbit (in Chinese zodiac)
  • Famous Birthdays: Robert Redford, Mae West
  • Moon Phase: New Moon
  • #1 US song: Uncle Josh On an Automobile by Cal Stewart
  • Popular movie: Der Specht directed by N/A

More about August 18th, 1903? See below for more news and curiosities on August 18th, 1903.


What day of the week was August 18, 1903?

August 18, 1903 was a Tuesday and it was the 230th day of the year 1903 in the Gregorian calendar.

August 18, 1903 can also be written as 8/18/1903 in the US and as 18/8/1903 in UK and Europe.

August 18, 1903 in August 1903 calendar


August 18, 1903: What happened on that day?

Here's what happened on August 18, 1903:

  • German engineer karl jatho allegedly flies his self-made, motored gliding airplane four months before the first flight of the wright brothers.

August 18, 1903: What were the magazines covers that day?

LIFE Magazine

Browse magazine from August 18, 1903

Browse newspapers from August 18, 1903

Looking for other vintage memories?
Look at our old newspapers and magazines page

Have you ever wondered if your relatives made the headlines in old newspapers?

Search for their names and uncover their stories!
historic newspapers

August 18, 1903: What is The Zodiac Sign for that day?

 zodiac sign

The Zodiac and Astrological sign for August 18th is Leo.

Leo is the 5th sign in the Western Zodiac. People born between July 23rd and August 22nd belong to the Leo sign: discover Leo personality and who should a Leo marry.

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

Discover the personality of August born.

Unlock the Mysteries of August 18, 1903! Claim Your Free Numerology Report Now

August 18, 1903: What is the Chinese Zodiac Sign for that day?

Rabbit chinese zodiac sign

The Chinese Zodiac sign for August 18, 1903 is Rabbit and the associated element is Water.

Discover the Rabbit personality and how the Water Element might affect a person's traits and compatibility with other signs according to the Chinese zodiac.

Reveal Your Destiny with a Complimentary Eastern Astrology Reading Get Your Astrology Reading Now

Birth chart on this day

Discover the planets positions on August 18th, 1903 as well as what the sky looked like at your place

see horoscope and birth chart for August 18, 1903
Planetary positions on  - Geocentric view

August 18, 1903: What was the moon phase on that day?

Moon phase


The moon phase on August 18, 1903 was New Moon.

The moon phase refers to the appearance of the Moon in the night sky on August 18, 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 August 18, 1903 at 10pm, would see the moon, being 12% full, rising at 12:26 am and setting at 04:09 pm.

The previous full moon was on Aug 08, 1903 while the next full moon would come on Sep 07, 1903.

Unveil Your Inner Self: Discover Your Moon Sign Now!

Your place in the Universe on August 18, 1903

star banner

We are proud to bring you the most beautiful and accurate map of the stars on your day

Get your Star Map Now!

Who was born on August 18, 1903?

Famous people born on August 18, 1903:

  • Lucienne Boyer

    French singer (d. 1983).

  • Ake Olof Sebastian Udden


  • Jean Couvreur

    French journalist and poet who wrote for le monde.

  • Charlotte Klamroth

    German super-centenarian (d. 2015).

  • Zynovij Kovalyk
  • Clemente Tafuri
  • Adhemar Canavesi
  • Abebe Aregai

Whose famous birthday is on August 18th?

Famous individuals and celebrities born on August 18th:

  • Robert Redford
    Robert Redford

    American actor, director, environmental activist.

  • Mae West
    Mae West

    Mae west was an american actress, playwright, and screenwriter known for her bawdy and witty persona, and her iconic roles in films such as...

  • Kaitlin Olson
    Kaitlin Olson

    Kaitlin Olson is an American actress and comedian, best known for her role as Dee Reynolds on the FX/FXX sitcom 'It's Always Sunny in...

  • Patrick Swayze
    Patrick Swayze

    American stage, tv and film actor, dancer, choreographer, and sex symbol.

  • Edward Norton
    Edward Norton

    American actor, director, writer, and producer best known for his extraordinary dramatic range.

  • Andy Samberg
    Andy Samberg

    Andy samberg is an american comedian known for his work on the comedy sketch show 'saturday night live' and for co-founding the comedy group...

  • Alex Honnold
    Alex Honnold

    Alex honnold is a renowned rock climber known for his free solo ascents of big walls, particularly his historic climb of el capitan in...

  • Christian Slater
    Christian Slater

    Christian slater is an american actor known for his roles in films such as heathers, true romance, and mr.

  • Roman Polanski
    Roman Polanski

    French director of film, well-known in france and america for his works such as "chinatown" and "rosemary's baby".

  • Denis Leary
    Denis Leary

    American actor.

See more famous people and celebrities born on August 18th


How old is someone born on August 18, 1903?

Someone born on August 18, 1903 is:

120 years 11 months old,

or 1451 months and 1 day old,

or 6309 weeks and 3 days old,

or 44166 days old,

Enjoy a trip down memory lane: discover what the world looked like when you turned 18 years old, 30 years old, 40 years old

Use our How old am I? Calculator to know the age of a person today or use the Age Calculator to determine the interval between two dates.

How many days until your next birthday if you were born on August 18, 1903?

There are 31 days until your next birthday, which will occur on Sunday August 18th 2024.

Try out our Countdown calculator to find out are many days are left until your special moments.

What generation do you belong to if you were born on August 18, 1903?

You belong to the Interbellum Generation if you were born on August 18, 1903.

Discover what generation people belong to with our generation calculator.


August 18, 1903: What famous people died on that day?

Famous people died on August 18, 1903:

  • Friedrich Dieterici

What famous deaths happened on August 18th?

Famous deaths on August 18th:

  • Persis Khambatta
    Persis Khambatta

    East indian actress and model who made her modeling debut when she was just 13.

  • Mildred Davis
    Mildred Davis

    Actress (haunted spooks), passes away from coronary at the age of 68.

  • Robert Novak
    Robert Novak

    American journalist and commentator (born in 1931).

  • Ben Cross
    Ben Cross

    English stage and film actor (b. 1947).

  • Beverly Bayne
    Beverly Bayne

    Actress (romeo & juliet: passionate youth), died at 87.

  • John Kerr
    John Kerr

    18th governor general of australia, an australian politician (d. 1991).

  • Kafi Annan

    Former UN Secretary-General and Nobel Peace Prize laureate.

  • Walter Chrysler

    American industrialist who founded chrysler corporation.

  • Tola Rotimi

    Renowned Nigerian playwright and director.

  • Brigitt Haque

    Pioneering journalist and human rights activist who made significant contributions to investigative journalism.

See more famous people and celebrities who died on August 18th

vinyl songs

August 18, 1903: Number 1 song on that day

The number 1 song on August 18, 1903 is the best selling or most popular song as resulting from the music charts in the week August 17th and August 23rd. It changes depending on Countries, Music Genres and methodology used to rank the most popular song (for ex., sales, streaming).

August 18, 1903: What was the number 1 song in the USA on that day?

The number 1 song in the USA on August 18, 1903 was Uncle Josh On an Automobile by Cal Stewart, according to the music chart for the week August 17th and August 23rd.

  1. - Uncle Josh On an Automobile

Wish him/her..

Send your special wishes with this personalized page

send a message
birthday card
birthday club

Was August 18, 1903 your birth date ?

If yes, join our birthday club!

join birthday club

Who was the US President on August 18, 1903?

On August 18, 1903 the US President was Theodore Roosevelt (Republican).

Who was the UK Prime Minister on August 18, 1903?

On August 18, 1903 the UK Prime Minister was Arthur Balfour (Conservative).

Who was the Pope on August 18, 1903?

On August 18, 1903 the Pope was Pius X.


What is special about August 18th?

August 18th refers to a specific date on the calendar, which is the 18th day of the month of August. 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 August 18th, such as:

  • 2018 - Russian president vladimir putin attends karin kneissl, austria's foreign minister (fpo), and wolfgang malinger, a businessman.
  • 2017 - Following the 2017 barcelona attacks, five terrorist suspects were killed by catalan police in cambrils. they were responding to a second van attack. although the police initially reported that the attackers were wearing explosive vests they later found out that they were fakes.
  • 2016 - Conflict between kurdish and turkish kurds (2015-present). three bombings that targeted police and military killed at least 12 and left 219 people wounded in southeast turkey.

Find out more about August 18th


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

Do you remember 1903? Enjoy your trip down memory lane with Takemeback.to


What was the calendar for August 1903?

August 1903 followed the same calendar system as the rest of that year and the years surrounding it, with August being the 8th 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.

Discover how August 1903 calendar looked like.

Tuesday August 18, 1903