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About August 24th, 1906, in brief:

  • Historical events: Cincinnati Red John Weimer no-hits Brooklyn Dodgers, 1-0 in 7 inning game.
  • Day of the week: August 24th, 1906 was a Friday
  • Zodiac Sign: Virgo (in western zodiac), Horse (in Chinese zodiac)
  • Famous Birthdays: Rupert Grint, Dave Chappelle
  • Moon Phase: First Quarter
  • #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 24, 1906?

August 24, 1906 was a Friday and it was the 236th day of the year 1906 in the Gregorian calendar.

August 24, 1906 can also be written as 8/24/1906 in the US and as 24/8/1906 in UK and Europe.

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August 24, 1906: What happened on that day?

Here's what happened on August 24, 1906:

  • Cincinnati red john weimer no-hits brooklyn dodgers, 1-0 in 7 inning game.

August 24, 1906: What were the magazines covers that day?

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August 24, 1906: What is The Zodiac Sign for that day?

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The Zodiac and Astrological sign for August 24th is Virgo.

Virgo is the 6th sign in the Western Zodiac. People born between August 23rd and September 22nd belong to the Virgo sign: discover Virgo personality and who should a Virgo 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 24, 1906: What is the Chinese Zodiac Sign for that day?

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The Chinese Zodiac sign for August 24, 1906 is Horse and the associated element is Fire.

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August 24, 1906: What was the moon phase on that day?

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The moon phase on August 24, 1906 was First Quarter.

The moon phase refers to the appearance of the Moon in the night sky on August 24, 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 24, 1906 at 10pm, would see the moon, being 39% full, rising at 10:04 am and setting at 10:12 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 24, 1906?

Famous people born on August 24, 1906:

  • Otto Berg
  • Ludwig Wenz
  • Ruth Berlau

Whose famous birthday is on August 24th?

Famous individuals and celebrities born on August 24th:

  • Rupert Grint
    Rupert Grint

    Rupert grint is a british actor best known for his role as ron weasley in the harry potter film series.

  • Dave Chappelle
    Dave Chappelle

    Dave chappelle is an american comedian and actor known for his stand-up comedy and the chappelle's show.

  • Chad Michael Murray
    Chad Michael Murray

    Chad michael murray is an american actor and former fashion model, best known for his roles in the television series one tree hill and the...

  • Paulo Coelho
    Paulo Coelho

    Brazilian esoteric author.

  • Stephen Fry
    Stephen Fry

    British actor, comedian, and writer known for his wit and humor.

  • Martha Higareda
    Martha Higareda

    Martha higareda is a mexican actress known for her roles in popular films and tv shows such as 'altered carbon' and 'no manches frida'.

  • Anne Archer
    Anne Archer

    American actress.

  • Marlee Matlin
    Marlee Matlin

    American actress, winner of the oscar for best actress in 1985's "children of a lesser god" her film credits include "the man in the golden...

  • Pia Degermark
    Pia Degermark

    Swedish actress.

  • Takashi Miike
    Takashi Miike

    Japanese screenwriter and producer of japanese actors.

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How old is someone born on August 24, 1906?

Someone born on August 24, 1906 is:

117 years 8 months old,

or 1412 months and 25 days old,

or 6143 weeks and 2 days old,

or 43003 days old,

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How many days until your next birthday if you were born on August 24, 1906?

There are 97 days until your next birthday, which will occur on Saturday August 24th 2024.

What generation do you belong to if you were born on August 24, 1906?

You belong to the Interbellum Generation if you were born on August 24, 1906.


August 24, 1906: What famous people died on that day?

Famous people died on August 24, 1906:

  • Alfred Stevens

    Belgian artist, who was a highly successful painter in the 1860s.

  • Aleksandr Aleksandrovič Gercen
  • Gustav von Blome

What famous deaths happened on August 24th?

Famous deaths on August 24th:

  • Richard Attenborough
    Richard Attenborough

    English actor, director, producer, and entrepreneur.

  • Julie Harris
    Julie Harris

    American actress who rose to fame on the stage in 1945.

  • Louis Prima
    Louis Prima

    American actor and trumpet player (d. 1978).

  • Jane Greer
    Jane Greer

    American singer and actress (d. 2001).

  • Jay Thomas
    Jay Thomas

    American actor, comedian, and radio talk show host (b. 1948).

  • Amanda Randolph
    Amanda Randolph

    Actress (danny thomas amos n andy), is killed at 65.

  • Charlie Watts

    Charlie watts is a renowned drummer best known for being a member of the legendary rock band the rolling stones.

  • Sakae Mutsu

    Japanese statesman and diplomat.

  • Delancey

    Prominent loyalist during the American Revolution.

  • Muriel Siebert

    Muriel Siebert was the first woman to own a seat on the New York Stock Exchange and founded the securities firm Muriel Siebert & Co.

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August 24, 1906: What are the Holidays, Observances and Saints celebrated on that day?

Holidays on August 24, 1906:

  • Liberia: Flag Day
  • RC Saints - Feast day of Saint Bartholomew
  • Roman festivals - first of the 3 days on which the mundus was opened
  • Ukraine: National Holiday, independence from Russia (1991)
  • Sierra Leone: President's Birthday
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August 24, 1906: Number 1 song on that day

The number 1 song on August 24, 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 24, 1906: What was the number 1 song in the USA on that day?

The number 1 song in the USA on August 24, 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 24, 1906: What was the music chart in the USA on that day?

The music chart in the USA on August 24, 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 24, 1906: What were the most popular movies on that day?

The most popular movies on August 24, 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 24, 1906?

On August 24, 1906 the US President was Theodore Roosevelt (Republican).

Who was the UK Prime Minister on August 24, 1906?

On August 24, 1906 the UK Prime Minister was Sir Henry Campbell-Bannerman (Liberal).

Who was the Pope on August 24, 1906?

On August 24, 1906 the Pope was Pius X.


What is special about August 24th?

August 24th refers to a specific date on the calendar, which is the 24th 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 24th, such as:

  • 2018 - Spanish government approves a decree amending the historical memory law that allows the government to exhume francisco franco’s remains from valle de los caidos.
  • 2017 - Archaeology in israel: an archaeological mosaic from the 6th century, dated to justinian i's rule, was discovered while installing communication cables inside jerusalem's old city.
  • 2016 - Syrian civil war: us-backed rebels and the turkish armed forces join forces to take jarabulus from isil. to prevent isil from retaking areas they will not retreat from, the turkish land forces are also bombarding ypg positions.

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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.

Discover how August 1906 calendar looked like.

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