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Thursday January 18, 1900: on this day

January 18, 1900 was the 18th day of the year 1900, under the sign of Capricorn and the day of the week was Thursday.

Is January 18, 1900 a day special to you? If so you may like to discover what happened on that day, who was born and died on January 18, 1900, what holidays and observances are celebrated on January 18, 1900, which were the most popular songs (ex. If you Were Only Mine by Albert Campbell), movies , TV series and books back then.

On this page we will address all your questions and curiosities about January 18th, 1900 to help you enjoy your trip down memory lane.

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What day of the week was January 18, 1900?

January 18, 1900 was a Thursday and it was the 17th day of the year 1900 in the Gregorian calendar.

January 18, 1900 can also be written as 1/18/1900 in the US and as 18/1/1900 in UK and Europe.

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January 18, 1900: What happened on that day?

January 18, 1900: What were the magazines covers that day?

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Who was born on January 18, 1900?

Whose famous birthday is on January 18th?

Famous individuals and celebrities born on January 18th:

  • Josep Guardiola

    Josep Guardiola is a Spanish former footballer and current football manager, best known for his successful coaching career at FC Barcelona...

  • Cho Seung Hui

    Cho Seung Hui was a South Korean-born mass murderer responsible for the Virginia Tech shooting in 2007.

  • Jason Segel
    Jason Segel

    Jason Segel is an American actor, known for his roles in popular TV shows like How I Met Your Mother and films like Forgetting Sarah...

  • Takeshi Kitano
    Takeshi Kitano

    Takeshi Kitano is a Japanese director and actor known for his work in the film industry, particularly for his unique style of filmmaking and...

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January 18, 1900: How old are you if you were born on that day?

You are 123 years 10 months old,

or 1486 months and 14 days old,

or 6463 weeks and 2 days old,

or 45243 days old,

if you were born on January 18, 1900.

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

How many days until your next birthday if you were born on January 18, 1900?

There are 47 days until your next birthday, which will occur on Thursday January 18th 2024.

What generation do you belong to if you were born on January 18, 1900?

You belong to the Lost Generation if you were born on January 18, 1900.


January 18, 1900: What famous people died on that day?

What famous deaths happened on January 18th?

Famous deaths on January 18th:

  • Cecil Beaton

    British-American photographer, stage and Oscar-winning filmmaker designer, author.

  • Wallace Reid

    Actor (Birthday of a Nation), died at 31.

  • Bruce Chatwin

    British traveler and writer ChatwinaEUR(tm) won international acclaim with books that were based on his nomadic lifestyle.

  • Sargent Shriver

    American lawyer and politician 21st United States Ambassador in France (d.2011).

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January 18, 1900: What is The Zodiac Sign for that day?

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The Zodiac and Astrological sign for January 18, 1900 is Capricorn.

Capricorn is the 10th sign in the Western Zodiac. People born between December 22nd and January 19th belong to the Capricorn sign: discover Capricorn personality and who should a Capricorn marry.

Babies born in January are either Capricorn or Aquarius. People born before January 19th are Capricorn, while people born from January 20th have the sign of Aquarius.

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January 18, 1900: What is the Chinese Zodiac Sign for that day?

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The Chinese Zodiac sign for January 18, 1900 is Rat and the associated element is Metal.

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


January 18, 1900: What are the Holidays, Observances and Saints celebrated on that day?

Holidays on January 18, 1900:

  • Winnie The Pooh Day (In observance of the birthday of Alan Alexander Milne, 1882.)
  • Christian ecumenism - Week of Prayer for Christian Unity begins
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January 18, 1900: Number 1 song on that day

The number 1 song on January 18, 1900 is the best selling or most popular song as resulting from the music charts in the week Jan 15th and Jan 21st. It changes depending on Countries, Music Genres and methodology used to rank the most popular song (for ex., sales, streaming).

January 18, 1900: What was the number 1 song in the USA on that day?

The number 1 song in the USA on January 18, 1900 was If you Were Only Mine by Albert Campbell, according to the music chart for the week Jan 15th and Jan 21st.

January 18, 1900: What was the music chart in the USA on that day?

The music chart in the USA on January 18, 1900 is the list of the most popular songs across all genres for the week Jan 15th and Jan 21st. It included the following Top 5 songs:

  1. - If you Were Only Mine
  2. - I'd Leave My Happy Home for You
  3. - Mandy Lee

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January 18, 1900: What was the lunar phase on that day?

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The lunar phase on January 18, 1900 was Full Moon.

The moon phase refers to the appearance of the Moon in the night sky on January 18, 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 January 18, 1900 at 10pm, would see the moon, being 87% full, rising at 08:06 pm and setting at 08:56 am.

The previous full moon was on Jan 15, 1900 while the next full moon would come on Feb 14, 1900.


Who was the US President on January 18, 1900?

On January 18, 1900 the US President was William McKinley (Republican).

Who was the UK Prime Minister on January 18, 1900?

On January 18, 1900 the UK Prime Minister was Robert Gascoyne-Cecil (Conservative).

Who was the Pope on January 18, 1900?

On January 18, 1900 the Pope was Leo XIII.


What is special about January 18th?

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

  • 2019 - Syrian Civil War: 15 people are killed and 20 injured in a massive explosion at a Tahrir al-Sham facility in Idlib. The attack was reportedly carried out using a car bomb.
  • 2018 - Emirates Airlines announces a purchase order for 36 Airbus A380s. Emirates, which has a fleet of more than 100 aircraft, is the largest aircraft operator.
  • 2017 - Northern Mali conflict: A suicide bomber explodes a vehicle laden with explosives at a military camp near Gao, Mali. This is Mali's most deadly terrorist attack.

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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 January 1900?

January 1900 followed the same calendar system as the rest of that year and the years surrounding it, with January being the 1st 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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Thursday January 18, 1900