Tuesday February 26, 1935: on this day

About February 26th, 1935, in brief:

  • Historical events: RADAR-Radio Detection and Ranging 1st demonstrated
  • Day of the week: February 26th, 1935 was a Tuesday
  • Zodiac Sign: Pisces (in western zodiac), Pig (in Chinese zodiac)
  • Famous Birthdays: Fats Domino, Johnny Cash
  • Moon Phase: Last Quarter
  • Popular movie: Gold Diggers of 1935 directed by Busby Berkeley

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What day of the week was February 26, 1935?

February 26, 1935 was a Tuesday and it was the 57th day of the year 1935 in the Gregorian calendar.

February 26, 1935 can also be written as 2/26/1935 in the US and as 26/2/1935 in UK and Europe.

February 26, 1935 in February 1935 calendar

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February 26, 1935: What happened on that day?

Here's what happened on February 26, 1935:

  • Radar-radio detection and ranging 1st demonstrated
  • Germany begins luftwaffe operation, under reichsmarshall h goering.
  • New york yankees release babe ruth, he signs with boston braves.
  • Robert watson-watt carries out a demonstration near daventry which leads directly to the development of radar in the united kingdom.[18]
  • Adolf hitler orders the luftwaffe to be re-formed, violating the provisions of the treaty of versailles.

February 26, 1935: What were the magazines covers that day?

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February 26, 1935: What is The Zodiac Sign for that day?

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The Zodiac and Astrological sign for February 26th 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 26, 1935: What is the Chinese Zodiac Sign for that day?

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The Chinese Zodiac sign for February 26, 1935 is Pig and the associated element is Wood.

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February 26, 1935: What was the moon phase on that day?

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The moon phase on February 26, 1935 was Last Quarter.

The moon phase refers to the appearance of the Moon in the night sky on February 26, 1935 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 26, 1935 at 10pm, would see the moon, being 36% full, rising at 01:19 am and setting at 11:19 am.

The previous full moon was on Feb 18, 1935 while the next full moon would come on Mar 20, 1935.

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Who was born on February 26, 1935?

Famous people born on February 26, 1935:

  • Mäni Weber

    Swiss tv quizmaster, tv and radio reporter.

  • Roman Malinowski
  • Azzedine Alaïa
  • Sergio Bazzini
  • Artur Rasizadə
  • Jane Wagner
  • Knut Brogaard
  • Dorval Rodrigues

Whose famous birthday is on February 26th?

Famous individuals and celebrities born on February 26th:

  • Fats Domino
    Fats Domino

    Fats domino was an influential american musician known for his rhythm and blues hits, including 'ain't that a shame' and 'blueberry hill'.

  • Johnny Cash
    Johnny Cash

    American singer, guitarist and country-western singer.

  • Michael Bolton
    Michael Bolton

    American singer, international star and social activist.

  • Nate Ruess
    Nate Ruess

    Nate ruess is a pop singer known for being the lead vocalist of the band fun.

  • Mark Dacascos
    Mark Dacascos

    American actor and martial artist.

  • Jackie Gleason
    Jackie Gleason

    American comedian.

  • Jennifer Grant
    Jennifer Grant

    American actress, noted family.

  • Madeleine Carroll
    Madeleine Carroll

    British actress, who was a well-bred and gentle leading lady in the '30s & '40s.

  • Tony Randall
    Tony Randall

    American actor, best known for his emmy-winning portrayal of felix unger, the nitpicking felix unger, in "the odd couple", a tv series that...

  • Bill Duke
    Bill Duke

    Actor (bird on a wire and predator).

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How old is someone born on February 26, 1935?

Someone born on February 26, 1935 is:

89 years 3 months old,

or 1071 months and 18 days old,

or 4659 weeks and 2 days old,

or 32615 days old,

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How many days until your next birthday if you were born on February 26, 1935?

There are 258 days until your next birthday, which will occur on Wednesday February 26th 2025.

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What generation do you belong to if you were born on February 26, 1935?

You belong to the Silent Generation if you were born on February 26, 1935.

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February 26, 1935: What famous people died on that day?

What famous deaths happened on February 26th?

Famous deaths on February 26th:

  • Constance Ford
    Constance Ford

    Actress (ada hobson - another world).

  • Vinayak Damodar Savarkar

    Indian independence activist and politician who played a key role in the freedom struggle.

  • Hanae Mori

    Pioneering Japanese fashion designer who achieved international acclaim.

  • Jef Raskin

    Creator of the Macintosh project at Apple.

  • Gabor Szabo

    Influential Hungarian jazz guitarist who blended jazz, pop, and Hungarian music.

  • Kalmen Rosen

    Contributed to the development of computer algorithms and complexity theory.

  • Vinayak Savarkar

    Indian independence activist and politician.

  • Anandi Gopal Joshi

    First Indian female doctor.

  • Lavi Eshkol

    Lavi Eshkol was the third Prime Minister of Israel, serving from 1963 until his death in 1969.

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February 26, 1935: What are the Holidays, Observances and Saints celebrated on that day?

Holidays on February 26, 1935:

  • Blessed Edigna
  • Blessed Leo of Furnes (d. 1163)
  • Liberation Day in Kuwait (1991).
  • Nation of Islam - Savior's Day - commemoration of the birthdate of Wallace Fard Muhammad, believed to be Allah in human form, the saviour of the black race.

Saints celebrated on February 26, 1935:

  • Saint Mechtild (d. 1154)
  • Saint Victor
  • Saint Alexander of Alexandria
  • Saint Nestor (died 251)

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Who was the US President on February 26, 1935?

On February 26, 1935 the US President was Franklin D. Roosevelt (Democrat).

Who was the UK Prime Minister on February 26, 1935?

On February 26, 1935 the UK Prime Minister was Ramsay MacDonald (Labour).

Who was the Pope on February 26, 1935?

On February 26, 1935 the Pope was Pius XI.


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What is special about February 26th?

February 26th refers to a specific date on the calendar, which is the 26th 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 26th, such as:

  • 2019 - Pakistan reported that indian military aircraft had violated their airspace close to muzaffarabad. they were intercepted and returned by pakistan air force (paf), military aircrafts. in a rush to drop their payload, indian air force aircrafts dropped it near balakot. india claims the incident was an attack on a jaish-e-mohammed camp near balakot as a reprisal to the pulwama attack. (reuters),
  • 2018 - Saudi arabia is opening applications for women to its armed forces for the first time.
  • 2017 - Syrian civil war: the syrian army captures the strategic town tadef from isil south of al-bab. this secures key transport routes in eastern aleppo governorate.

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What happened in 1935?

1935 was filled with very interesting events such as

  • Eastern Airlines hires Eddie Rickenbacker as GM
  • 5th Ryder Cup: US, 9-3 at Ridgewood Country Club - New Jersey
  • Bruno R Hauptmann trial begins for kidnap-murder of Lindbergh baby

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What was the calendar for February 1935?

February 1935 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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Tuesday February 26, 1935