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Wednesday August 29, 1900: on this day

About August 29th, 1900, in brief:

  • Day of the week: August 29th, 1900 was a Wednesday
  • Zodiac Sign: Virgo (in western zodiac), Rat (in Chinese zodiac)
  • Famous Birthdays: Michael Jackson, Lea Michele
  • Moon Phase: First Quarter
  • #1 US song: San Francisco Sadie by Dan Quinn
  • Popular movie: Pierrot's Problem, or How to Make a Fat Wife Out of Two Lean Ones directed by

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What day of the week was August 29, 1900?

August 29, 1900 was a Wednesday and it was the 241st day of the year 1900 in the Gregorian calendar.

August 29, 1900 can also be written as 8/29/1900 in the US and as 29/8/1900 in UK and Europe.

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August 29, 1900: What is The Zodiac Sign for that day?

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The Zodiac and Astrological sign for August 29th 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 29, 1900: What is the Chinese Zodiac Sign for that day?

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The Chinese Zodiac sign for August 29, 1900 is Rat and the associated element is Metal.

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August 29, 1900: What was the moon phase on that day?

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The moon phase on August 29, 1900 was First Quarter.

The moon phase refers to the appearance of the Moon in the night sky on August 29, 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 August 29, 1900 at 10pm, would see the moon, being 28% full, rising at 09:39 am and setting at 08:56 pm.

The previous full moon was on Aug 10, 1900 while the next full moon would come on Sep 09, 1900.

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Who was born on August 29, 1900?

Famous people born on August 29, 1900:

  • Oscar Nitzchke

    German architect (alcoa building / centre pompidou).

  • Buell Kazee

Whose famous birthday is on August 29th?

Famous individuals and celebrities born on August 29th:

  • Michael Jackson
    Michael Jackson

    American singer, dancer, and extremely talented entertainer.

  • Lea Michele
    Lea Michele

    Lea michele is an american singer and actress known for her role as rachel berry on the tv show glee.

  • Ingrid Bergman
    Ingrid Bergman

    Swedish-american actress, who won oscars for the films "gaslight," 1945, and "anastasia," 1956.

  • John McCain
    John McCain

    American politician.

  • Carla Gugino
    Carla Gugino

    Carla gugino is an american actress known for her roles in movies such as sin city, watchmen, and san andreas.

  • William Levy
    William Levy

    William levy is a cuban-american actor known for his roles in telenovelas and for his appearance on dancing with the stars.

  • Temple Grandin
    Temple Grandin

    American animal behaviorist who has a special empathy for animals she is the leading expert in humane handling of livestock and has designed...

  • Richard Attenborough
    Richard Attenborough

    English actor, director, producer, and entrepreneur.

  • Elliott Gould
    Elliott Gould

    American actor, born at the age of 18 and trained as a song-and dance man.

  • Dinah Washington
    Dinah Washington

    American singer and pianist who was cited as the "most popular black female recording artist" of the 1950s.

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How old is someone born on August 29, 1900?

Someone born on August 29, 1900 is:

123 years 8 months old,

or 1484 months and 20 days old,

or 6455 weeks and 4 days old,

or 45189 days old,

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How many days until your next birthday if you were born on August 29, 1900?

There are 102 days until your next birthday, which will occur on Thursday August 29th 2024.

What generation do you belong to if you were born on August 29, 1900?

You belong to the Lost Generation if you were born on August 29, 1900.


August 29, 1900: What famous people died on that day?

What famous deaths happened on August 29th?

Famous deaths on August 29th:

  • Ingrid Bergman
    Ingrid Bergman

    Swedish-american actress, who won oscars for the films "gaslight," 1945, and "anastasia," 1956.

  • Gene Wilder
    Gene Wilder

    American actor and comedian who made his screen debut with "bonnie and clyde", followed by "the producers.

  • Lee Marvin
    Lee Marvin

    American actor, television and film.

  • Michel Constantin
    Michel Constantin

    French film actor (born in 1924).

  • Michael Dunn
    Michael Dunn

    Shattuck (oklahoma) -- actor (house of the damned ship of fools).

  • Jean Hagen
    Jean Hagen

    American actress, best known for her role as hagen's wife, danny thomas, in "make room for daddy", for four years.

  • Evelyn Ankers
    Evelyn Ankers

    Actress (black beauty and jungle woman), died at 67.

  • Stringer Davis
    Stringer Davis

    Actress (mouse on the moon, miranda), is killed at 77.

  • Victor Sutherland
    Victor Sutherland

    Dies at 79.

  • Lale Andersen
    Lale Andersen

    German chanson singer-songwriter, most famous for her interpretation of "lili marleen" (1939), which was hugely popular on both side during...

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August 29, 1900: What are the Holidays, Observances and Saints celebrated on that day?

Holidays on August 29, 1900:

  • The first day of Thoth - which is the first day of the Egyptian calendar. Thoth is the Ibis-headed god of knowledge.
  • Slovakia - Slovak National Uprising Day (1944, against the Nazis)
  • Eastern Orthodox Christianity and Roman Catholic Church commemorate the beheading of John the Baptist with a feast day
  • 1997 - Judgment Day, from the movie Terminator 2: Judgment Day
  • Official Yakiniku Day in Japan as proclaimed by the All Japan Yakiniku Association.

Observances on August 29, 1900:

  • International Day against Nuclear Tests
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August 29, 1900: Number 1 song on that day

The number 1 song on August 29, 1900 is the best selling or most popular song as resulting from the music charts in the week August 27th and September 2nd. It changes depending on Countries, Music Genres and methodology used to rank the most popular song (for ex., sales, streaming).

August 29, 1900: What was the number 1 song in the USA on that day?

The number 1 song in the USA on August 29, 1900 was San Francisco Sadie by Dan Quinn, according to the music chart for the week August 27th and September 2nd.

August 29, 1900: What was the music chart in the USA on that day?

The music chart in the USA on August 29, 1900 is the list of the most popular songs across all genres for the week August 27th and September 2nd. It included the following Top 5 songs:

  1. - San Francisco Sadie

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August 29, 1900: What were the most popular movies on that day?

The most popular movies on August 29, 1900 were the films released in theaters close to that day with the largest audiences and significant box office revenue, including:

Pierrot's Problem, or How to Make a Fat Wife Out of Two Lean Ones

Pierrot's Problem, or How to Make a Fat Wife Out of Two Lean Ones

Release year: 1900

Trouble in Hogan's Alley

Trouble in Hogan's Alley

Release year: 1900

Starring: Beatrice Day, Harold Graham, Mr. Graham

Country: United States of America

A Storm at Sea

Release year: 1900

Directed by: James H. White

The Last Days of Pompeii

Release year: 1900

Directed by: Ernest B. Schoedsack

Deep Sea Fishing

Release year: 1900


Who was the US President on August 29, 1900?

On August 29, 1900 the US President was William McKinley (Republican).

Who was the UK Prime Minister on August 29, 1900?

On August 29, 1900 the UK Prime Minister was Robert Gascoyne-Cecil (Conservative).

Who was the Pope on August 29, 1900?

On August 29, 1900 the Pope was Leo XIII.


What is special about August 29th?

August 29th refers to a specific date on the calendar, which is the 29th 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 29th, such as:

  • 2018 - Loyalty islands, new caledonia is struck by a 7.1 magnitude earthquake.
  • 2017 - Afghanistan war (2001-present). five people are killed by a suicide bomber at the kabul bank subsidiary, near the embassy of the united states of america in kabul. taliban claim that their attack was directed at soldiers and police who were withdrawing their salaries.
  • 2016 - Conflict in moro: 12 philippine army soldiers are killed during clashes against the abu sayyaf.

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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 August 1900?

August 1900 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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