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About August 20th, 1906, in brief:

  • Day of the week: August 20th, 1906 was a Monday
  • Zodiac Sign: Leo (in western zodiac), Horse (in Chinese zodiac)
  • Famous Birthdays: Andrew Garfield, Amy Adams
  • Moon Phase: New Moon
  • #1 US song: You're a Grand Old Flag by Arthur Pryor's Band
  • Popular movie: Lika mot lika directed by Knut Lambert

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What day of the week was August 20, 1906?

August 20, 1906 was a Monday and it was the 232nd day of the year 1906 in the Gregorian calendar.

August 20, 1906 can also be written as 8/20/1906 in the US and as 20/8/1906 in UK and Europe.

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August 20, 1906: What is The Zodiac Sign for that day?

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The Zodiac and Astrological sign for August 20th 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.

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August 20, 1906: What is the Chinese Zodiac Sign for that day?

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The Chinese Zodiac sign for August 20, 1906 is Horse and the associated element is Fire.

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August 20, 1906: What was the moon phase on that day?

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The moon phase on August 20, 1906 was New Moon.

The moon phase refers to the appearance of the Moon in the night sky on August 20, 1906 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 20, 1906 at 10pm, would see the moon, being 4% full, rising at 05:35 am and setting at 07:57 pm.

The previous full moon was on Aug 04, 1906 while the next full moon would come on Sep 02, 1906.

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Who was born on August 20, 1906?

Famous people born on August 20, 1906:

  • Bunny Austin

    Bunny Austin was a British tennis player known for reaching the Wimbledon final in 1932.

  • Vidrik Rootare

    Estonian chess player (d. 1981).

  • Charles Arnt

    Actor (double exposure) dies from pancreatic cancer at the age of 82.

  • Hans Aumeier
  • Misiem Yipintsoi
  • José María Rosa

Whose famous birthday is on August 20th?

Famous individuals and celebrities born on August 20th:

  • Andrew Garfield
    Andrew Garfield

    Andrew garfield is a british-american actor known for his roles in the social network and the amazing spider-man series.

  • Amy Adams
    Amy Adams

    Amy adams is an american actress known for her versatile roles in films such as enchanted, american hustle, and arrival.

  • Demi Lovato
    Demi Lovato

    American singer-songwriter, musician, and actress.

  • Fred Durst
    Fred Durst

    Fred durst is an american singer best known as the lead vocalist of the band limp bizkit.

  • Misha Collins
    Misha Collins

    American actor and director.

  • Ben Barnes
    Ben Barnes

    Ben barnes is an english actor known for his roles in the chronicles of narnia series and the tv series westworld.

  • James Marsters
    James Marsters

    James marsters is an american actor best known for his role as the vampire spike in the television series buffy the vampire slayer.

  • Gerald McRaney
    Gerald McRaney

    Gerald mcraney is an american actor known for his roles in television series such as simon & simon, major dad, and this is us.

  • Ron Paul
    Ron Paul

    American politician and physician, paul is an active member and nominee of the libertarian party for president in 1988.

  • Joan Allen
    Joan Allen

    American actress who can play both lead and supporting roles on screen and stage.

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How old is someone born on August 20, 1906?

Someone born on August 20, 1906 is:

117 years 8 months old,

or 1412 months and 29 days old,

or 6143 weeks and 6 days old,

or 43007 days old,

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How many days until your next birthday if you were born on August 20, 1906?

There are 93 days until your next birthday, which will occur on Tuesday August 20th 2024.

What generation do you belong to if you were born on August 20, 1906?

You belong to the Interbellum Generation if you were born on August 20, 1906.


August 20, 1906: What famous people died on that day?

What famous deaths happened on August 20th?

Famous deaths on August 20th:

  • 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...

  • Jerry Lewis
    Jerry Lewis

    American comedian, writer, actor and producer.

  • Ilona Massey
    Ilona Massey

    Hungarian-born American actress and singer who appeared in several Hollywood films.

  • Ulla Jacobsson
    Ulla Jacobsson

    Swedish actress, perhaps most well-known for her role as the only female speaker in the film zulu.

  • Ruhama Goldberg

    Esteemed researcher in the field of biotechnology, known for groundbreaking discoveries.

  • Aulora Smith

    Bestselling author known for her captivating novels that have touched the hearts of many.

  • Elmore Leonard

    Elmore Leonard was a professional baseball pitcher who played in the Negro leagues.

  • Stefhanie Tubbs Jones

    First African-American woman to represent Ohio in the U.S.

  • Sircharles Sedley

    Celebrated playwright of the Restoration era.

  • Otillia Lindemann

    Renowned German soprano known for her performances in leading opera houses.

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August 20, 1906: What are the Holidays, Observances and Saints celebrated on that day?

Holidays on August 20, 1906:

  • Morocco - Revolution of the King and the People Day
  • RC saints - Saint Bernard of Clairvaux
  • Estonia - Restoration Day
  • Hungary - St. Stephen's day, the main national holiday in Hungary
  • Bahá'f Faith - Feast of Asmá (Names) - First day of the ninth month of the Bahá'f Calendar
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August 20, 1906: Number 1 song on that day

The number 1 song on August 20, 1906 is the best selling or most popular song as resulting from the music charts in the week August 20th and August 26th. It changes depending on Countries, Music Genres and methodology used to rank the most popular song (for ex., sales, streaming).

August 20, 1906: What was the number 1 song in the USA on that day?

The number 1 song in the USA on August 20, 1906 was You're a Grand Old Flag by Arthur Pryor's Band, according to the music chart for the week August 20th and August 26th.

August 20, 1906: What was the music chart in the USA on that day?

The music chart in the USA on August 20, 1906 is the list of the most popular songs across all genres for the week August 20th and August 26th. It included the following Top 5 songs:

  1. - You're a Grand Old Flag
  2. - Bashful Henry and His Lovin' Lucy
  3. - By the Light of the Honeymoon
  4. - Pretty Desdamone

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August 20, 1906: What were the most popular movies on that day?

The most popular movies on August 20, 1906 were the films released in theaters close to that day with the largest audiences and significant box office revenue, including:

Lika mot lika

Lika mot lika

Release year: 1906

Directed by: Knut Lambert

Starring: Knut Lambert, Helfrid Lambert, Tollie Zellman

Country: United States of America

Target Practice

Release year: 1906

Directed by: Richmond Riedel

Waiting at the Church

Release year: 1906

Directed by: Edwin S. Porter

Starring: Vesta Victoria

Lady Audley's Secret

Release year: 1906

Directed by: Betsan Morris Evans

Three American Beauties

Release year: 1906

Directed by: Edwin S. Porter


Who was the US President on August 20, 1906?

On August 20, 1906 the US President was Theodore Roosevelt (Republican).

Who was the UK Prime Minister on August 20, 1906?

On August 20, 1906 the UK Prime Minister was Sir Henry Campbell-Bannerman (Liberal).

Who was the Pope on August 20, 1906?

On August 20, 1906 the Pope was Pius X.


What is special about August 20th?

August 20th refers to a specific date on the calendar, which is the 20th 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 20th, such as:

  • 2018 - Terrorism in europe. a man storms into a mossos-d'esquadra station carrying a knife and is shot by an officer. the incident is being treated as an attempt to terrorist attack by police.
  • 2017 - Iraqi civil war: battle of tal afar 2017: iraqi security forces launch a ground offensive, along with shi'ite volunteers, kurdish peshmerga fighters and shi'ite volunteers, to retake tal afar from the islamic state of iraq (isil) militants. since the liberation of mosul, the city has been isolated and is now in the hands of isil.
  • 2016 - Gaziantep bombing. a suicide bomber attacks a kurdish wedding celebration at gaziantep in turkey, killing at least 22 and wounding 94. (reuters),

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What happened in 1906?

1906 was filled with very interesting events such as

  • Strongest instrumentally recorded earthquake, Colombia, 8.6 Richter
  • WK Kellogg and Ch Bolin found Battle Creek Toasted Corn Flake Company
  • Belgian-British Union Minstry of Haut-Katanga begins

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What was the calendar for August 1906?

August 1906 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.

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Monday August 20, 1906