Thursday January 26, 1905: on this day

About January 26th, 1905, in brief:

  • Historical events: Han Yong-woon [Bongwan, Manhae] (1879-1944) ordained a monk in Korea.
  • Day of the week: January 26th, 1905 was a Thursday
  • Zodiac Sign: Aquarius (in western zodiac), Snake (in Chinese zodiac)
  • Famous Birthdays: Ellen DeGeneres, Louis Zamperini
  • Moon Phase: Last Quarter
  • #1 US song: The Transformation Scene from Dr. Jekyll and Mr. Hyde by Len Spencer
  • Popular movie: Abajo la careta directed by

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What day of the week was January 26, 1905?

January 26, 1905 was a Thursday and it was the 26th day of the year 1905 in the Gregorian calendar.

January 26, 1905 can also be written as 1/26/1905 in the US and as 26/1/1905 in UK and Europe.

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January 26, 1905: What happened on that day?

Here's what happened on January 26, 1905:

  • Han yong-woon [bongwan, manhae] (1879-1944) ordained a monk in korea.
  • The world's largest diamond ever, the cullinan, which weighs 3,106.75 carats (0.621350 kg), is found at the premier mine near pretoria in south africa.

January 26, 1905: What were the magazines covers that day?

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January 26, 1905: What is The Zodiac Sign for that day?

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The Zodiac and Astrological sign for January 26th is Aquarius.

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Babies born in January are either Capricorn or Aquarius. People born before January 19th are Capricorn, while people born from January 20th have the sign of Aquarius.

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January 26, 1905: What is the Chinese Zodiac Sign for that day?

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The Chinese Zodiac sign for January 26, 1905 is Snake and the associated element is Wood.

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January 26, 1905: What was the moon phase on that day?

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The moon phase on January 26, 1905 was Last Quarter.

The moon phase refers to the appearance of the Moon in the night sky on January 26, 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 January 26, 1905 at 10pm, would see the moon, being 53% full, rising at 10:28 pm and setting at 11:08 am.

The previous full moon was on Jan 21, 1905 while the next full moon would come on Feb 19, 1905.

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Who was born on January 26, 1905?

Famous people born on January 26, 1905:

  • Maria von Trapp

    Austrian-american singer (d. 1987).

  • Charles Lane

    San francisco, california -- actor (homer-petticoat junction, lucy show).

  • Maria Augusta von Trapp

    Austria -- singer inspired by "sound of music".

  • Walter Jacob

    Germany actor.

  • P Jacob

    German actor, radio announcer and playwright, who died in schwa$ibisch hall on 20 july 1977.

  • Bernard Minetti

    German actor on stage/film/tv, director.

  • Marquess of Bath

    English large landowner / multi-millionaire.

  • John Heenan

    British ecclesiastic, pugnacious cardinal archbishop of the roman catholic church.

  • John Carmel Heenan

    Essex, england -- cardinal archbp at westminster (1963-75).

  • Charles Lane (actor)
  • Pier Luigi Vestrini

Whose famous birthday is on January 26th?

Famous individuals and celebrities born on January 26th:

  • Ellen DeGeneres
    Ellen DeGeneres

    Ellen degeneres is a comedian and television host known for her popular talk show, the ellen degeneres show, as well as her advocacy for...

  • Louis Zamperini
    Louis Zamperini

    Louis zamperini was an american world war ii veteran, a prisoner of war survivor, and an olympic distance runner.

  • Anita Baker
    Anita Baker

    Anita baker is an r&b singer known for her soulful voice and hits like 'sweet love' and 'giving you the best that i got'.

  • Patrick Dewaere
    Patrick Dewaere

    French leading man in films of the 1970s.

  • Wayne Gretzky
    Wayne Gretzky

    Canadian-american hockey player named athlete of year 01/09/1982.

  • Scott Glenn
    Scott Glenn

    Scott glenn is an american actor known for his roles in popular films such as the silence of the lambs, the hunt for red october, and the...

  • Roger Vadim
    Roger Vadim

    French director, who started directing in 1961.

  • Théo Sarapo
    Théo Sarapo

    French actor-singer from greece, and second husband to the french singer a%0dith.

  • Melvil Poupaud
    Melvil Poupaud

    French actor, screenwriter, cinematographer and singer-composer (one solo album), and film editor.

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How old is someone born on January 26, 1905?

Someone born on January 26, 1905 is:

119 years 5 months old,

or 1433 months and 27 days old,

or 6234 weeks and 5 days old,

or 43643 days old,

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How many days until your next birthday if you were born on January 26, 1905?

There are 187 days until your next birthday, which will occur on Sunday January 26th 2025.

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What generation do you belong to if you were born on January 26, 1905?

You belong to the Interbellum Generation if you were born on January 26, 1905.

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January 26, 1905: What famous people died on that day?

What famous deaths happened on January 26th?

Famous deaths on January 26th:

  • James Cameron
    James Cameron

    James cameron is a canadian film director known for creating blockbuster movies such as titanic and avatar.

  • José Ferrer
    José Ferrer

    Puerto rican-american actor and director (d. 1992).

  • Mike Connors
    Mike Connors

    Touch connors, an american actor, was first seen on screen in 1953.

  • Abe Vigoda
    Abe Vigoda

    American actor.

  • Barbara Hale
    Barbara Hale

    Barbara hale was an american actress best known for her role as della street in the television series perry mason.

  • Grace Moore
    Grace Moore

    United states -- soprano ("one night to live").

  • Kobe Bryant

    Kobe Bryant was an American professional basketball player and entrepreneur who co-founded a venture capital firm and media production...

  • Kden Kobe

    Kden Kobe was a legendary NBA player who spent his entire 20-year career with the Los Angeles Lakers, winning 5 championships and being...

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January 26, 1905: Number 1 song on that day

The number 1 song on January 26, 1905 is the best selling or most popular song as resulting from the music charts in the week January 23rd and January 29th. It changes depending on Countries, Music Genres and methodology used to rank the most popular song (for ex., sales, streaming).

January 26, 1905: What was the number 1 song in the USA on that day?

The number 1 song in the USA on January 26, 1905 was The Transformation Scene from Dr. Jekyll and Mr. Hyde by Len Spencer, according to the music chart for the week January 23rd and January 29th.

  1. - The Transformation Scene from Dr. Jekyll and Mr. Hyde
  2. - Runaway Motor Car
  3. - Good-bye
  4. - My Cozy Corner Girl
  5. - Sweet Thoughts of Home

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Who was the US President on January 26, 1905?

On January 26, 1905 the US President was Theodore Roosevelt (Republican).

Who was the UK Prime Minister on January 26, 1905?

On January 26, 1905 the UK Prime Minister was Arthur Balfour (Conservative).

Who was the Pope on January 26, 1905?

On January 26, 1905 the Pope was Pius X.


What is special about January 26th?

January 26th refers to a specific date on the calendar, which is the 26th day of the month of January. 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 January 26th, such as:

  • 2019 - Nairobi latema road explosion: two people were injured when an explosive device exploded outside a movie theatre in nairobi's busy capital. this area was also the scene of an earlier attack this month.
  • 2018 - Syrian civil war: recep tayyip erdan, president of turkey, says that the afrin offensive will now be directed east towards manbij, and the border to iraq.
  • 2017 - Libyan civil war (2014-present). forces of libyan national army claim that they have captured one of benghazi's last strongholds from ansar al-sharia.

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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 January 1905?

January 1905 followed the same calendar system as the rest of that year and the years surrounding it, with January being the 1st 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 January 1905 calendar looked like.

Thursday January 26, 1905