Tuesday February 23, 1904: on this day

About February 23rd, 1904, in brief:

  • Historical events: US acquired control of the Panama Canal Zone for $10 million
  • Day of the week: February 23rd, 1904 was a Tuesday
  • Zodiac Sign: Pisces (in western zodiac), Dragon (in Chinese zodiac)
  • Famous Birthdays: Emily Blunt, Aziz Ansari
  • Moon Phase: First Quarter
  • #1 US song: Peggy Brady by Harry Macdonough
  • Popular movie: The Three Musketeers directed by Georgi Yungvald-Khilkevich

More about February 23rd, 1904? See below for more news and curiosities on February 23rd, 1904.


What day of the week was February 23, 1904?

February 23, 1904 was a Tuesday and it was the 54th day of the year 1904 in the Gregorian calendar.

February 23, 1904 can also be written as 2/23/1904 in the US and as 23/2/1904 in UK and Europe.

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February 23, 1904: What happened on that day?

Here's what happened on February 23, 1904:

  • Us acquired control of the panama canal zone for $10 million

February 23, 1904: What were the magazines covers that day?

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February 23, 1904: What is The Zodiac Sign for that day?

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The Zodiac and Astrological sign for February 23rd is Pisces.

Pisces is the 12th sign in the Western Zodiac. People born between February 19th and March 20th belong to the Pisces sign: discover Pisces personality and who should a Pisces marry.

Babies born in February are either Aquarius or Pisces. People born before February 18th are Aquarius, while people born from February 19th have the sign of Pisces.

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February 23, 1904: What is the Chinese Zodiac Sign for that day?

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The Chinese Zodiac sign for February 23, 1904 is Dragon and the associated element is Wood.

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February 23, 1904: What was the moon phase on that day?

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The moon phase on February 23, 1904 was First Quarter.

The moon phase refers to the appearance of the Moon in the night sky on February 23, 1904 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 February 23, 1904 at 10pm, would see the moon, being 47% full, rising at 10:25 am and setting at 12:42 am.

The previous full moon was on Feb 01, 1904 while the next full moon would come on Mar 02, 1904.

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Who was born on February 23, 1904?

Famous people born on February 23, 1904:

  • Williom Shirer

    American journalist and historian remembered for his book The Rise and Fall of the Third Reich, a history of Nazi Germany.

  • Helen Nearing

    American author, lecturer and violinist, visionary and psychic.

  • Leopold Trepper

    Polish / israeli spy / founded by (cp palestina).

  • Terence Fisher

    English director and screenwriter (d. 1980).

  • Gaston-Marie Jacquier

    French catholic priest, auxiliary bishop in algiers, and titular bishop in sufasar.

  • Atahualpa Cioppo

    Uruguayan theater director and writer.

  • William L

    History of shirer (rise & fall of the third reich).

  • Joseph Dancet

    Chamb?ry executives.

  • Ottavio Scotti
  • Anton Kaltenberger
  • Aleksandr Michajlovič Zguridi
  • William Holmes

Whose famous birthday is on February 23rd?

Famous individuals and celebrities born on February 23rd:

  • Emily Blunt
    Emily Blunt

    Emily blunt is a british actress known for her roles in popular films such as the devil wears prada, edge of tomorrow, and a quiet place.

  • Aziz Ansari
    Aziz Ansari

    Aziz ansari is an indian-american comedian known for his stand-up comedy, acting, and writing, as well as for his role as tom haverford on...

  • Karan Grover
    Karan Grover

    Karan grover is an indian tv actor known for his roles in popular television shows such as 'yahan main ghar ghar kheli' and 'qubool hai'.

  • Patricia Richardson
    Patricia Richardson

    Patricia richardson is a tv actress best known for her role as jill taylor on the sitcom home improvement.

  • Andre Ward
    Andre Ward

    Andre ward is a retired professional boxer known for being an olympic gold medalist and a world champion in multiple weight classes.

  • Peter Fonda
    Peter Fonda

    American actor, screenwriter, and producer.

  • Diane Varsi
    Diane Varsi

    American actress, who was nominated for an oscar in 1957 for her role as allison mackenzie.

  • Natalia Verbeke
    Natalia Verbeke

    Argentinian actresses and singers.

  • Josh Gad
    Josh Gad

    American actor, producer, and screenwriter.

  • Samara Weaving
    Samara Weaving

    Tv actress.

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How old is someone born on February 23, 1904?

Someone born on February 23, 1904 is:

120 years 3 months old,

or 1443 months and 29 days old,

or 6278 weeks and 3 days old,

or 43949 days old,

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How many days until your next birthday if you were born on February 23, 1904?

There are 247 days until your next birthday, which will occur on Sunday February 23rd 2025.

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What generation do you belong to if you were born on February 23, 1904?

You belong to the Interbellum Generation if you were born on February 23, 1904.

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February 23, 1904: What famous people died on that day?

What famous deaths happened on February 23rd?

Famous deaths on February 23rd:

  • Stan Laurel
    Stan Laurel

    Stan laurel was a comedic actor best known for being one half of the famous duo laurel and hardy, known for their slapstick comedy films.

  • Katherine Helmond
    Katherine Helmond

    Katherine helmond was an american actress known for her roles in the tv shows 'soap' and 'who's the boss?'.

  • Florence Rice
    Florence Rice

    Actress (girl at 1313, carnival), is killed at 63.

  • Margalit Tzanani

    Iconic Israeli singer with a powerful voice and stage presence.

  • John Keats

    An english romantic poet.

  • Joshua Reynolds

    Joshua Reynolds was an influential English portrait painter and the first President of the Royal Academy of Arts.

  • Nillie Melba

    Renowned Australian opera soprano known for her performances in the late 19th and early 20th centuries.

  • Nachmen Simon

    Renowned Jewish painter known for his expressive and emotional artworks.

  • James Herriot

    A British veterinarian and author who wrote a series of semi-autobiographical books about his experiences as a country veterinarian in...

  • Franciszek Starowieyski

    Renowned Polish artist known for his surrealistic and symbolic paintings.

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February 23, 1904: What are the Holidays, Observances and Saints celebrated on that day?

Holidays on February 23, 1904:

  • Roman Empire - Terminalia held in honor of Terminus.
  • Russia - Defender of the Fatherland Day (formerly Red Army Day or Day of Soviet Army and Navy).
  • Blessed odilia of Mombeek
  • Guyana - Mashramani-Republic Day.
  • Brunei - National Day.
  • Catholicism - Feast day of Saint Polycarp of Smyrna (died 155)

Saints celebrated on February 23, 1904:

  • Saint Milburga
  • Saint Lazarus (d.867)
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February 23, 1904: Number 1 song on that day

The number 1 song on February 23, 1904 is the best selling or most popular song as resulting from the music charts in the week February 22nd and February 28th. It changes depending on Countries, Music Genres and methodology used to rank the most popular song (for ex., sales, streaming).

February 23, 1904: What was the number 1 song in the USA on that day?

The number 1 song in the USA on February 23, 1904 was Peggy Brady by Harry Macdonough, according to the music chart for the week February 22nd and February 28th.

February 23, 1904: What was the music chart in the USA on that day?

The music chart in the USA on February 23, 1904 is the list of the most popular songs across all genres for the week February 22nd and February 28th. It included the following Top 5 songs:

  1. - Peggy Brady

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Who was the US President on February 23, 1904?

On February 23, 1904 the US President was Theodore Roosevelt (Republican).

Who was the UK Prime Minister on February 23, 1904?

On February 23, 1904 the UK Prime Minister was Arthur Balfour (Conservative).

Who was the Pope on February 23, 1904?

On February 23, 1904 the Pope was Pius X.


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What is special about February 23rd?

February 23rd refers to a specific date on the calendar, which is the 23rd day of the month of February. 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 February 23rd, such as:

  • 2019 - Venezuelan authorities attempt to allow humanitarian aid trucks from brazil and colombia into the country. two trucks set fire to the francisco de paula santander international bridge.
  • 2018 - Syrian civil war: rif dimashq offensive. syrian government warplanes conduct a sixth day's airstrikes in rebel-held ghouta suburbs east damascus. 32 people are killed as the death toll after a week of bombardment has risen to over 400.
  • 2017 - War in north-west pakistan: six people were killed in a bomb explosion in lahore, pakistan.

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What happened in 1904?

1904 was filled with very interesting events such as

  • Stanley Cup: Ottawa Silver 7 beat Winnipeg Rowing Club, 2 games to 1
  • 1st athletic letters given
  • National Ski Association forms in Ishpeming, Michigan

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What was the calendar for February 1904?

February 1904 followed the same calendar system as the rest of that year and the years surrounding it, with February being the 2nd 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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