Wednesday August 28, 1912: on this day

About August 28th, 1912, in brief:

  • Day of the week: August 28th, 1912 was a Wednesday
  • Zodiac Sign: Virgo (in western zodiac), Rat (in Chinese zodiac)
  • Famous Birthdays: Jack Black, Shania Twain
  • Moon Phase: Full Moon
  • #1 US song: Silver Threads Among the Gold by John McCormack
  • Popular movie: Der Fremde directed by

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What day of the week was August 28, 1912?

August 28, 1912 was a Wednesday and it was the 241st day of the year 1912 in the Gregorian calendar.

August 28, 1912 can also be written as 8/28/1912 in the US and as 28/8/1912 in UK and Europe.

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August 28, 1912: What is The Zodiac Sign for that day?

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The Zodiac and Astrological sign for August 28th 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 28, 1912: What is the Chinese Zodiac Sign for that day?

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The Chinese Zodiac sign for August 28, 1912 is Rat and the associated element is Water.

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August 28, 1912: What was the moon phase on that day?

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The moon phase on August 28, 1912 was Full Moon.

The moon phase refers to the appearance of the Moon in the night sky on August 28, 1912 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 28, 1912 at 10pm, would see the moon, being 97% full, rising at 07:11 pm and setting at 06:54 am.

The previous full moon was on Aug 27, 1912 while the next full moon would come on Sep 26, 1912.

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Who was born on August 28, 1912?

Famous people born on August 28, 1912:

  • Virginia Sorensen

    Virginia Sorensen was an American novelist known for her novels set in the American West and Mormon communities.

  • Ruurd Faber

    Mayor of aalten (1971-1975).

  • Agnes Vold

    Norwegian theologian and priest.

  • George Eric Deacon Alcock
  • Nemesio Orsatti
  • Adolfo Geri

Whose famous birthday is on August 28th?

Famous individuals and celebrities born on August 28th:

  • Jack Black
    Jack Black

    Jack black is a comedic actor known for his roles in movies such as school of rock, nacho libre, and the kung fu panda series.

  • Shania Twain
    Shania Twain

    Shania twain is a canadian country singer known for her hit songs such as 'man! i feel like a woman!' and 'you're still the one'.

  • Sheryl Sandberg
    Sheryl Sandberg

    Sheryl sandberg is an american technology executive, author, and billionaire philanthropist known for her role as the chief operating...

  • Kay Parker
    Kay Parker

    British-american actress.

  • David Fincher
    David Fincher

    American music video and film director.

  • Jason Priestley
    Jason Priestley

    Vancouver, british columbia -- actor (brandon-beverly hills 90210).

  • Amanda Tapping
    Amanda Tapping

    Canadian actress, producer and director.

  • David Soul
    David Soul

    American actor, and a star of the tv series starsky and hutch.

  • Luis Guzmán
    Luis Guzmán

    Puerto rican-american producer and actor.

  • Emma Samms
    Emma Samms

    English actress.

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How old is someone born on August 28, 1912?

Someone born on August 28, 1912 is:

111 years 10 months old,

or 1342 months and 22 days old,

or 5838 weeks and 3 days old,

or 40869 days old,

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How many days until your next birthday if you were born on August 28, 1912?

There are 39 days until your next birthday, which will occur on Wednesday August 28th 2024.

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What generation do you belong to if you were born on August 28, 1912?

You belong to the Greatest Generation if you were born on August 28, 1912.

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August 28, 1912: What famous people died on that day?

What famous deaths happened on August 28th?

Famous deaths on August 28th:

  • John Huston
    John Huston

    American screenwriter, actor, and director of film.

  • Robert Shaw
    Robert Shaw

    American conductor and longtime musical director of atlanta symphony.

  • Chadwick Boseman
    Chadwick Boseman

    American actor and playwright (b. 1976).

  • Ruth Gordon
    Ruth Gordon

    American actress, born in 1915.

  • Hazel Dawn
    Hazel Dawn

    Us singer/actress (under clover margie) dies at 98.

  • Lovel ace

    Pioneering astronomer who discovered the first pulsar.

  • Rafel Lemkin

    Legal scholar and journalist who coined the term 'genocide'.

  • Anaissa Jones

    Anaissa Jones was a child actress best known for her role in the TV series 'Family Affair'.

  • Rally Jones

    Civil rights activist known for her work in voter registration and education.

  • Havah Armstrong

    Renowned for her work in studying planetary atmospheres.

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August 28, 1912: Number 1 song on that day

The number 1 song on August 28, 1912 is the best selling or most popular song as resulting from the music charts in the week August 26th and September 1st. It changes depending on Countries, Music Genres and methodology used to rank the most popular song (for ex., sales, streaming).

August 28, 1912: What was the number 1 song in the USA on that day?

The number 1 song in the USA on August 28, 1912 was Silver Threads Among the Gold by John McCormack, according to the music chart for the week August 26th and September 1st.

  1. - Silver Threads Among the Gold
  2. - Naughty Marietta Intermezzo
  3. - Everybody's Doin' It Two-Step
  4. - I Love You Truly

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Who was the US President on August 28, 1912?

On August 28, 1912 the US President was William Howard Taft (Republican).

Who was the UK Prime Minister on August 28, 1912?

On August 28, 1912 the UK Prime Minister was H. H. Asquith (Liberal).

Who was the Pope on August 28, 1912?

On August 28, 1912 the Pope was Pius X.


What is special about August 28th?

August 28th refers to a specific date on the calendar, which is the 28th 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 28th, such as:

  • 2018 - Two people were killed and 35 injured when a suspected improvised explosive device was planted by the bangsamoro islamic freedom fighters detonated at a festival in isulan sultan kudarat, philippines.
  • 2017 - Syrian civil war, syrian civil war spillover in lebanon: qalamoun offensive, july-august 2017,: isil militants, along with their families, leave their strongholds at the lebanon-syria border, qalamun mountains, and make way for the deir ez-zor governorate, under syrian military escort. yesterday, warring parties reached a ceasefire.
  • 2016 - Moro conflict: supporters of the islamic state of iraq & the levant are freed from a marawi prison in the philippines by islamic state of iraq & the levant militants.

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What happened in 1912?

1912 was filled with very interesting events such as

  • Arizona was admitted to the Union as the 48th state
  • Woolwich Tunnel under Thames opens
  • Socialist International rejects that world war is coming

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What was the calendar for August 1912?

August 1912 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.

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Wednesday August 28, 1912