Friday October 20, 1905: on this day

About October 20th, 1905, in brief:

  • Historical events: Russian tsar allows Polish people to speak Polish
  • Day of the week: October 20th, 1905 was a Friday
  • Zodiac Sign: Libra (in western zodiac), Snake (in Chinese zodiac)
  • Famous Birthdays: Tom Petty, Snoop Dogg
  • 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 20, 1905?

October 20, 1905 was a Friday and it was the 293rd day of the year 1905 in the Gregorian calendar.

October 20, 1905 can also be written as 10/20/1905 in the US and as 20/10/1905 in UK and Europe.

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October 20, 1905: What happened on that day?

Here's what happened on October 20, 1905:

  • Russian tsar allows polish people to speak polish
  • Great general strike in russia begins; lasts 11 days.

October 20, 1905: What were the magazines covers that day?

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October 20, 1905: What is The Zodiac Sign for that day?

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The Zodiac and Astrological sign for October 20th 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 20, 1905: What is the Chinese Zodiac Sign for that day?

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The Chinese Zodiac sign for October 20, 1905 is Snake and the associated element is Wood.

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October 20, 1905: What was the moon phase on that day?

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The moon phase on October 20, 1905 was Last Quarter.

The moon phase refers to the appearance of the Moon in the night sky on October 20, 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 20, 1905 at 10pm, would see the moon, being 47% full, rising at 09:33 pm and setting at 01:09 pm.

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 20, 1905?

Famous people born on October 20, 1905:

  • Pedro Labarthe

    Puerto rican journalist, poet, essayist, novelist.

  • Arnold Luhaaar

    Estonian weightlifter (d. 65).

  • Frederic Dannay
  • Keith Molesworth
  • Bruno Calatroni
  • Jacques Wild
  • Beppe Mojetta
  • Karl Fabel
  • Frederic Dannay (David Daniel Nathan)
  • (Daniel David Nathan)

Whose famous birthday is on October 20th?

Famous individuals and celebrities born on October 20th:

  • Tom Petty
    Tom Petty

    Tom petty was an american musician known for being the lead vocalist of tom petty and the heartbreakers, and for hits like 'free fallin' and...

  • Snoop Dogg
    Snoop Dogg

    American rapper, the embodiment aeur(tm),90s gangster rap.

  • Takayuki Yamada
    Takayuki Yamada

    Takayuki yamada is a japanese actor and singer known for his roles in popular japanese films and television series.

  • Viggo Mortensen
    Viggo Mortensen

    American actor.

  • John Krasinski
    John Krasinski

    American screenwriter, actor, and director.

  • Dannii Minogue
    Dannii Minogue

    Danii minogue is an australian singer-actor, younger sister to kylie minogue, and ex-partner of actor julian mcmahon.

  • Richard Loncraine
    Richard Loncraine

    English screenwriter and director.

  • Thomas Newman
    Thomas Newman

    Actor/composer (cape fear) dies at 60 from a heart attack.

  • Nargis Fakhri
    Nargis Fakhri

    Nargis fakhri is a model and actress known for her work in bollywood films such as rockstar and main tera hero.

  • Roger Hanin
    Roger Hanin

    French actor and film director.

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How old is someone born on October 20, 1905?

Someone born on October 20, 1905 is:

118 years 8 months old,

or 1424 months and 26 days old,

or 6195 weeks and 4 days old,

or 43369 days old,

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How many days until your next birthday if you were born on October 20, 1905?

There are 96 days until your next birthday, which will occur on Sunday October 20th 2024.

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What generation do you belong to if you were born on October 20, 1905?

You belong to the Interbellum Generation if you were born on October 20, 1905.

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October 20, 1905: What famous people died on that day?

What famous deaths happened on October 20th?

Famous deaths on October 20th:

  • Burt Lancaster
    Burt Lancaster

    Actor elmer gantry dies at 80 from a heart attack.

  • Joel McCrea
    Joel McCrea

    American actor, with over 100 films, who began his career as a horse-wrangler in westerns.

  • Jack Elam
    Jack Elam

    American actor in films such as "the sundowners," kismet, and gunfight at the o.k.

  • Jane Wyatt
    Jane Wyatt

    American singer and actress (d. 2006).

  • Anthony Quayle
    Anthony Quayle

    England, united kingdom -- actor.

  • Michael Massee
    Michael Massee

    American actor (b. 1952)[55].

  • Basil Radford
    Basil Radford

    Actor (whisky galore dead of night), is killed at 55.

  • Eberhard Feik
    Eberhard Feik

    German actor (tatort) dies at 50.

  • Junko Tabei

    Japanese female mountaineer is the first to climb mount everest.

  • Lynard Skynard

    Lead vocalist of the Southern rock band Lynyrd Skynyrd.

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October 20, 1905: Number 1 song on that day

The number 1 song on October 20, 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 20, 1905: What was the number 1 song in the USA on that day?

The number 1 song in the USA on October 20, 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 20, 1905?

On October 20, 1905 the US President was Theodore Roosevelt (Republican).

Who was the UK Prime Minister on October 20, 1905?

On October 20, 1905 the UK Prime Minister was Arthur Balfour (Conservative).

Who was the Pope on October 20, 1905?

On October 20, 1905 the Pope was Pius X.


What is special about October 20th?

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

  • 2018 - After a rafting accident in a swollen river, four americans are killed in costa rica.
  • 2017 - Syrian civil war: battle of raqa (2017): the syrian democratic forces announce "total liberation of raqa", previously isil's capital.
  • 2016 - Turkish military intervention in the syrian civil war: turkish jets hit kurdish-led syrian democratic forces (sdf) militia with 26 airstrikes in three recently-captured-from-isil villages west of al-bab and northeast of aleppo. according to the turkish general staff, 160-200 people have been killed. the syrian observatory for human rights reports that 11 people were killed and many more were injured. (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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Friday October 20, 1905