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Friday October 26, 1900: on this day

About October 26th, 1900, in brief:

  • Historical events: After 4 years of work, 1st section of New York subway opens
  • Day of the week: October 26th, 1900 was a Friday
  • Zodiac Sign: Scorpio (in western zodiac), Rat (in Chinese zodiac)
  • Famous Birthdays: Hillary Clinton, Aaron Kwok
  • Moon Phase: New Moon
  • Popular movie: Boarding School Girls' Pajama Parade directed by

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What day of the week was October 26, 1900?

October 26, 1900 was a Friday and it was the 299th day of the year 1900 in the Gregorian calendar.

October 26, 1900 can also be written as 10/26/1900 in the US and as 26/10/1900 in UK and Europe.

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October 26, 1900: What happened on that day?

Here's what happened on October 26, 1900:

  • After 4 years of work, 1st section of new york subway opens

October 26, 1900: What were the magazines covers that day?

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October 26, 1900: What is The Zodiac Sign for that day?

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The Zodiac and Astrological sign for October 26th is Scorpio.

Scorpio is the 8th sign in the Western Zodiac. People born between October 23rd and November 21st belong to the Scorpio sign: discover Scorpio personality and who should a Scorpio marry.

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 26, 1900: What is the Chinese Zodiac Sign for that day?

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The Chinese Zodiac sign for October 26, 1900 is Rat and the associated element is Metal.

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October 26, 1900: What was the moon phase on that day?

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The moon phase on October 26, 1900 was New Moon.

The moon phase refers to the appearance of the Moon in the night sky on October 26, 1900 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 26, 1900 at 10pm, would see the moon, being 17% full, rising at 09:17 am and setting at 07:52 pm.

The previous full moon was on Oct 08, 1900 while the next full moon would come on Nov 06, 1900.

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Who was born on October 26, 1900?

Famous people born on October 26, 1900:

  • Cleburne Dye

    Professional baseball player known for his time with the Chicago White Sox.

  • Karin Boye

    Karin boye was a swedish writer known for her poetry and novels, and she is most famous for her dystopian novel 'kallocain'.

  • Antonio Fantucci

    Italy writer.

  • Georges Antares

    Belgian astrologer and author of many well-known books for beginners including "manuel pratique de astrologie".

  • Ibrahim Abbud

    General / premier sudan (1958-64).

  • Pierre Braine

    Belgium sport champion.

  • Antarès (astrologer)

Whose famous birthday is on October 26th?

Famous individuals and celebrities born on October 26th:

  • Hillary Clinton
    Hillary Clinton

    American lawyer and first lady of america, as the wife to president bill clinton.

  • Aaron Kwok
    Aaron Kwok

    Aaron kwok is a hong kong actor and singer known for his versatile performances in both film and music.

  • Seth MacFarlane
    Seth MacFarlane

    Seth macfarlane is an american animator, best known for creating the animated sitcom 'family guy' and for his work as a voice actor, writer,...

  • Jaclyn Smith
    Jaclyn Smith

    Jaclyn smith is an american actress best known for her role as kelly garrett in the television series charlie's angels.

  • Dylan McDermott
    Dylan McDermott

    American actor, best known for his role on "the practice," mcdermottaeur (tm)'s first starring part in a series.

  • Natalie Merchant
    Natalie Merchant

    American singer-songwriter and pianist (10 000 maniacs).

  • Bob Hoskins
    Bob Hoskins

    English actor and film director, best known for his roles as cockneys or gangsters.

  • Julian Schnabel
    Julian Schnabel

    American screenwriter and painter.

  • Roger Allam
    Roger Allam

    He is an english actor best known for his work on stage, but he has also performed on television, radio, and film.

  • Steve Valentine
    Steve Valentine

    Scottish actor and magician.

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How old is someone born on October 26, 1900?

Someone born on October 26, 1900 is:

123 years 8 months old,

or 1484 months and 27 days old,

or 6456 weeks and 4 days old,

or 45196 days old,

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How many days until your next birthday if you were born on October 26, 1900?

There are 95 days until your next birthday, which will occur on Saturday October 26th 2024.

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What generation do you belong to if you were born on October 26, 1900?

You belong to the Lost Generation if you were born on October 26, 1900.

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October 26, 1900: What famous people died on that day?

What famous deaths happened on October 26th?

Famous deaths on October 26th:

  • Alma Cogan
    Alma Cogan

    English singer (born 1932).

  • Delmar Watson
    Delmar Watson

    Delmar Watson was a child actor known for his roles in classic films like 'Gone with the Wind'.

  • Hoyt Axton
    Hoyt Axton

    American actor and country music singer/songwriter (born in 1938).

  • Hattie McDaniel
    Hattie McDaniel

    American actress and singer (born 1895).

  • Louise Beavers
    Louise Beavers

    American singer and actress (d. 1962).

  • Tutta Rolf
    Tutta Rolf

    Norwegian-swedish actress and singer in film and theatre.

  • Demitris Kazantzakis

    Famous Greek writer best known for his novel 'Zorba the Greek'.

  • Bosten Russell

    Legendary NBA player known for his exceptional skills and leadership.

  • Nicolae Dobrin

    Nicolae Dobrin was a Romanian footballer who played as a midfielder and is considered one of the greatest Romanian players of all time.

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Who was the US President on October 26, 1900?

On October 26, 1900 the US President was William McKinley (Republican).

Who was the UK Prime Minister on October 26, 1900?

On October 26, 1900 the UK Prime Minister was Robert Gascoyne-Cecil (Conservative).

Who was the Pope on October 26, 1900?

On October 26, 1900 the Pope was Leo XIII.


What is special about October 26th?

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

  • 2018 - 2018 gaza border protests. israel responds to 40 palestinian rockets by launching 80 air strikes against what israel claims are hamas and iranian-controlled weapons factories in gaza. soon afterward, islamic jihad announces a egypt-mediated ceasefire.
  • 2017 - Russian interference in 2016 us elections: twitter bans ads from russian news agencies rt or sputnik. this is based on u.s intelligence's conclusion, that both tried to interfere with 2016 u.s. presidential elections on behalf of russia.
  • 2016 - Somali civil war (2009-present). a militant group affiliated to isil seizes qandala, a coastal town in the autonomous puntland area.

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What happened in 1900?

1900 was filled with very interesting events such as

  • General French relieves Kimberley / Cecil Rhodes
  • Diamond workers in Amsterdam strike
  • British troops over run Johannesburg

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What was the calendar for October 1900?

October 1900 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.

Discover how October 1900 calendar looked like.

Friday October 26, 1900