Sunday April 20, 1902: on this day

About April 20th, 1902, in brief:

  • Historical events: Marie and Pierre Curie isolate radioactive element radium.
  • Day of the week: April 20th, 1902 was a Sunday
  • Zodiac Sign: Taurus (in western zodiac), Tiger (in Chinese zodiac)
  • Famous Birthdays: Jessica Lange, Luther Vandross
  • Moon Phase: Full Moon
  • #1 US song: Semper Fidelis by Sousa's Band
  • Popular movie: Bluebeard directed by

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What day of the week was April 20, 1902?

April 20, 1902 was a Sunday and it was the 110th day of the year 1902 in the Gregorian calendar.

April 20, 1902 can also be written as 4/20/1902 in the US and as 20/4/1902 in UK and Europe.

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April 20, 1902: What happened on that day?

Here's what happened on April 20, 1902:

  • Marie and pierre curie isolate radioactive element radium.
  • Pierre and marie curie refine radium chloride.

April 20, 1902: What were the magazines covers that day?

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April 20, 1902: What is The Zodiac Sign for that day?

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The Zodiac and Astrological sign for April 20th is Taurus.

Taurus is the 2nd sign in the Western Zodiac. People born between April 20th and May 20th belong to the Taurus sign: discover Taurus personality and who should a Taurus marry.

Babies born in April are either Aries or Taurus. People born before April 19th are Aries, while people born from April 20th have the sign of Taurus.

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April 20, 1902: What is the Chinese Zodiac Sign for that day?

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The Chinese Zodiac sign for April 20, 1902 is Tiger and the associated element is Water.

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April 20, 1902: What was the moon phase on that day?

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The moon phase on April 20, 1902 was Full Moon.

The moon phase refers to the appearance of the Moon in the night sky on April 20, 1902 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 April 20, 1902 at 10pm, would see the moon, being 98% full, rising at 04:51 pm and setting at 04:26 am.

The previous full moon was on Mar 24, 1902 while the next full moon would come on Apr 22, 1902.

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Who was born on April 20, 1902?

Famous people born on April 20, 1902:

  • Donald Wolfit
    Donald Wolfit

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

  • Vere Redman

    Vere Redman was a British journalist and author who wrote extensively on political and social issues.

  • Calel Ravitz

    Calel Ravitz was an Israeli painter known for his vibrant and expressionistic depictions of Israeli landscapes and people.

  • Thaine Wilder

    Thaine Wilder was a pioneering American astronomer who made significant contributions to the study of stellar evolution and galactic...

  • Pal Lukács

    Pal Lukács was a Hungarian biologist who made contributions to the field of microbiology and the study of microorganisms.

  • Elzada Svihla

    Elzada Svihla was an American botanist who studied the flora of the western United States.

  • Gunhild Hagerup

    Gunhild Hagerup was a Norwegian physicist who specialized in the study of nuclear physics.

  • Oaks Norris

    Oaks Norris was an American football player who played as a fullback in the National Football League.

  • Vesselin Stoyanov


  • Maurice Mercery
  • Ernest Blenkinsop
  • Segundo Gómez
  • Olga Elia

Whose famous birthday is on April 20th?

Famous individuals and celebrities born on April 20th:

  • Jessica Lange
    Jessica Lange

    American academy award winning actress, who started her film career in 1976 with the remake of king kong.

  • Luther Vandross
    Luther Vandross

    Luther vandross was a renowned r&b singer known for his smooth and soulful voice, and for hits like 'never too much' and 'dance with my...

  • Andy Serkis
    Andy Serkis

    Andy serkis is an english actor known for his groundbreaking motion-capture performances in iconic roles such as gollum in the lord of the...

  • Carmen Electra
    Carmen Electra

    American actress who made a successful career replacing stars like pamela anderson lee and jenny mccarthy of mtvaeur(tm), which has seen her...

  • Edie Sedgwick
    Edie Sedgwick

    American model with amazing eyes and great legs.

  • Shemar Moore
    Shemar Moore

    American actor, former fashion model.

  • Ryan O'Neal
    Ryan O'Neal

    After starting his career as a stuntman in the movie industry, he became an actor on tv and screen.

  • Crispin Glover
    Crispin Glover

    American actor, known for being one of hollywood's most famous oddballs, dada renaissance men, iconoclast auteurs, absurdist entrepreneurs,...

  • Veronica Cartwright
    Veronica Cartwright

    Veronica cartwright is an english-american actress known for her roles in alien, the birds, and invasion of the body snatchers.

  • George Takei
    George Takei

    American actor, director, and author.

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How old is someone born on April 20, 1902?

Someone born on April 20, 1902 is:

122 years 2 months old,

or 1466 months and 5 days old,

or 6375 weeks and 2 days old,

or 44627 days old,

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How many days until your next birthday if you were born on April 20, 1902?

There are 299 days until your next birthday, which will occur on Sunday April 20th 2025.

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What generation do you belong to if you were born on April 20, 1902?

You belong to the Interbellum Generation if you were born on April 20, 1902.

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April 20, 1902: What famous people died on that day?

Famous people died on April 20, 1902:

  • Frank Stockton

    American humorist, author, journalist, and novelist with an eccentric outlook.

  • Joaquim de Sousa Andrade

    Brazilian poet who designed flag for state of maranhao (born 1833).

  • Frank Richard Stockton

What famous deaths happened on April 20th?

Famous deaths on April 20th:

  • Benny Hill
    Benny Hill

    British comedian, who was well-known for his funny and humorous style.

  • Alan Dale
    Alan Dale

    American singer (born 1925).

  • Christian X
    Christian X

    King of denmark (1912-1947), dies aged 76.

  • Galdino Balthazar

    Brazilian indigenous leader and activist who fought for the rights of indigenous peoples in the Amazon rainforest.

  • Idrissa Deby

    Former President of Chad.

  • Briyan Stoker

    Irish author known for his Gothic novel Dracula.

  • Marl Stoker

    Irish author best known for his Gothic novel 'Dracula'.

  • Felcia Farr

    American actress known for her roles in classic films and television shows.

  • Madylyn Pugh

    Co-creator of the 'I Love Lucy' show.

  • Zakariyah Deby

    Former President of Chad.

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April 20, 1902: What are the Holidays, Observances and Saints celebrated on that day?

Holidays on April 20, 1902:

  • USA- National High Five Day
  • Blessed Oda (d. 1158)
  • Festival of Matsu, Southeast Asia (2006).
  • Astrology: First day of sun sign Taurus.
  • Islam - Muhammad's Birthday observed in (2004)
  • April 20 (4/20) is associated with 420 (cannabis culture).
  • Ridván begins at sunset (Bahá'f Faith).

Observances on April 20, 1902:

  • Chinese Language Day

Saints celebrated on April 20, 1902:

  • Saint Victor (d.303)
  • Saint Marcellinus
  • Saint Theotimus (died 407)
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April 20, 1902: Number 1 song on that day

The number 1 song on April 20, 1902 is the best selling or most popular song as resulting from the music charts in the week April 14th and April 20th. It changes depending on Countries, Music Genres and methodology used to rank the most popular song (for ex., sales, streaming).

April 20, 1902: What was the number 1 song in the USA on that day?

The number 1 song in the USA on April 20, 1902 was Semper Fidelis by Sousa's Band, according to the music chart for the week April 14th and April 20th.

April 20, 1902: What was the music chart in the USA on that day?

The music chart in the USA on April 20, 1902 is the list of the most popular songs across all genres for the week April 14th and April 20th. It included the following Top 5 songs:

  1. - Semper Fidelis
  2. - On a Sunday Afternoon

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Who was the US President on April 20, 1902?

On April 20, 1902 the US President was Theodore Roosevelt (Republican).

Who was the UK Prime Minister on April 20, 1902?

On April 20, 1902 the UK Prime Minister was Robert Gascoyne-Cecil (Conservative).

Who was the Pope on April 20, 1902?

On April 20, 1902 the Pope was Leo XIII.


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What is special about April 20th?

April 20th refers to a specific date on the calendar, which is the 20th day of the month of April. 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 April 20th, such as:

  • 2019 - Afghanistan war (2001-present). seven people are killed in kabul when suicide bombers and gunmen storm the communications ministry.
  • 2018 - Syrian civil war: isil accepts control of yarmouk camp, southern damascus, to the syrian army in exchange for safe passage into isil-held territory within the syrian desert. this brings the predominantly palestinian refugee area under government control for first time since 2012.
  • 2017 - After a man opened fire on police officers at central paris' champs-elysees, one policeman was killed and the other critically injured. a gunman attempted to flee but was shot and killed, while another person was injured. although isil claims responsibility, the claim is disputed. francois hollande, president of france, says all evidence points to a terrorist attack. (abc news america via yahoo!) (bbc),

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What happened in 1902?

1902 was filled with very interesting events such as

  • A Trip To The Moon, the 1st science fiction film released
  • Australia beat England by 3 runs at Old Trafford
  • Union of Orthodox Rabbis of US and Canada forms

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What was the calendar for April 1902?

April 1902 followed the same calendar system as the rest of that year and the years surrounding it, with April being the 4th 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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Sunday April 20, 1902