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About August 30th, 1906, in brief:

  • Historical events: New York Highlander Joe Doyle debuts pitching back-to-back shut-outs
  • Day of the week: August 30th, 1906 was a Thursday
  • Zodiac Sign: Virgo (in western zodiac), Horse (in Chinese zodiac)
  • Famous Birthdays: Cameron Diaz, Kitty Wells
  • Moon Phase: First Quarter
  • #1 US song: Here it Comes Again by Arthur Collins
  • Popular movie: Lika mot lika directed by Knut Lambert

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What day of the week was August 30, 1906?

August 30, 1906 was a Thursday and it was the 242nd day of the year 1906 in the Gregorian calendar.

August 30, 1906 can also be written as 8/30/1906 in the US and as 30/8/1906 in UK and Europe.

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August 30, 1906: What happened on that day?

Here's what happened on August 30, 1906:

  • New york highlander joe doyle debuts pitching back-to-back shut-outs
  • Hal chase becomes first new york yankees player to hit three triples in a game.

August 30, 1906: What were the magazines covers that day?

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August 30, 1906: What is The Zodiac Sign for that day?

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The Zodiac and Astrological sign for August 30th 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 30, 1906: What is the Chinese Zodiac Sign for that day?

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The Chinese Zodiac sign for August 30, 1906 is Horse and the associated element is Fire.

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August 30, 1906: What was the moon phase on that day?

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The moon phase on August 30, 1906 was First Quarter.

The moon phase refers to the appearance of the Moon in the night sky on August 30, 1906 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 30, 1906 at 10pm, would see the moon, being 91% full, rising at 04:31 pm and setting at 02:34 am.

The previous full moon was on Aug 04, 1906 while the next full moon would come on Sep 02, 1906.

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Who was born on August 30, 1906?

Famous people born on August 30, 1906:

  • Joan Blondell

    American actress and singer (d. 1979).

  • Olga Taussky-Todd

    Austrian-czech-american mathematician, attendant of the vienna circle (b. 1906).

  • Jacques Durand

    French businessman and owner of cristal d'arques glassware brand, founded in 1968.

  • Rene Dussouil

    France scientist.

  • Countess of Longford

    Biographer / historian.

  • Francois Sybille

    Belgium sport champion.

  • Maurice Archambaud
  • José González

Whose famous birthday is on August 30th?

Famous individuals and celebrities born on August 30th:

  • Cameron Diaz
    Cameron Diaz

    American actress, producer and former fashion model.

  • Kitty Wells
    Kitty Wells

    American country-western singer who was so popular during the decade between the 1950s and the early 1970s, she was called "the queen of...

  • Peggy Lipton
    Peggy Lipton

    American actress.

  • Michael Chiklis
    Michael Chiklis

    American actor and star of "the shield," a tv drama about police.

  • Ted Williams
    Ted Williams

    American baseball player.

  • Fred MacMurray
    Fred MacMurray

    Actor (my three sons), died from pneumonia at 83.

  • Joan Blondell
    Joan Blondell

    American actress and singer (b. 1906).

  • Elden Henson
    Elden Henson

    Elden Henson is an actor who gained fame for his roles in sports-related movies.

  • Elizabeth Ashley
    Elizabeth Ashley

    American actress, she was young, beautiful, and intense when she played her first stage role in 1961-62's "take her, she's mine" for which...

  • Molly Ivins
    Molly Ivins

    American journalist and liberal political commentator.

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How old is someone born on August 30, 1906?

Someone born on August 30, 1906 is:

117 years 8 months old,

or 1412 months and 19 days old,

or 6142 weeks and 3 days old,

or 42997 days old,

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How many days until your next birthday if you were born on August 30, 1906?

There are 103 days until your next birthday, which will occur on Friday August 30th 2024.

What generation do you belong to if you were born on August 30, 1906?

You belong to the Interbellum Generation if you were born on August 30, 1906.


August 30, 1906: What famous people died on that day?

Famous people died on August 30, 1906:

  • Hans Auer

    Swiss-austrian architect and educator, designed the federal palace of switzerland (b. 1847).

  • Eugenio Gignous

What famous deaths happened on August 30th?

Famous deaths on August 30th:

  • Bharat Gopy
    Bharat Gopy

    Renowned Malayalam film actor who appeared in numerous critically acclaimed films.

  • Charles Bronson
    Charles Bronson

    American actor who has appeared in more than 70 films.

  • Glenn Ford
    Glenn Ford

    Canadian-american actor.

  • Valerie Harper
    Valerie Harper

    American actress who was well-known for her role as the worrywart in the "mary tyler moore show," which ran from 1970 to 1974.

  • Charles Coburn
    Charles Coburn

    American actor and singer (d. 1961).

  • William Talman
    William Talman

    American actor and screenwriter (d. 1968).

  • Milian Cavalcanti

    Pioneering Brazilian filmmaker known for his avant-garde works.

  • Oliver Sacks

    Renowned neurologist known for his work in the field of neurology and his bestselling books.

  • Muhannad Al-Hakim

    Influential physician and scholar in the Islamic Golden Age.

  • Mihail Gorbachev

    Mihail Gorbachev was the last leader of the Soviet Union and a prominent figure in the business world after the dissolution of the USSR.

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August 30, 1906: What are the Holidays, Observances and Saints celebrated on that day?

Holidays on August 30, 1906:

  • International Day of the Disappeared
  • Turkey - Victory Day (to commemorate the Battle of Dumlupinar in 1922)
  • Peru - Saint Rose of Lima's Day

Observances on August 30, 1906:

  • International Day of the Victims of Enforced Disappearances
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August 30, 1906: Number 1 song on that day

The number 1 song on August 30, 1906 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 30, 1906: What was the number 1 song in the USA on that day?

The number 1 song in the USA on August 30, 1906 was Here it Comes Again by Arthur Collins, according to the music chart for the week August 27th and September 2nd.

August 30, 1906: What was the music chart in the USA on that day?

The music chart in the USA on August 30, 1906 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. - Here it Comes Again

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August 30, 1906: What were the most popular movies on that day?

The most popular movies on August 30, 1906 were the films released in theaters close to that day with the largest audiences and significant box office revenue, including:

Lika mot lika

Lika mot lika

Release year: 1906

Directed by: Knut Lambert

Starring: Knut Lambert, Helfrid Lambert, Tollie Zellman

Country: United States of America

Target Practice

Release year: 1906

Directed by: Richmond Riedel

Waiting at the Church

Release year: 1906

Directed by: Edwin S. Porter

Starring: Vesta Victoria

Lady Audley's Secret

Release year: 1906

Directed by: Betsan Morris Evans

Three American Beauties

Release year: 1906

Directed by: Edwin S. Porter


Who was the US President on August 30, 1906?

On August 30, 1906 the US President was Theodore Roosevelt (Republican).

Who was the UK Prime Minister on August 30, 1906?

On August 30, 1906 the UK Prime Minister was Sir Henry Campbell-Bannerman (Liberal).

Who was the Pope on August 30, 1906?

On August 30, 1906 the Pope was Pius X.


What is special about August 30th?

August 30th refers to a specific date on the calendar, which is the 30th 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 30th, such as:

  • 2018 - Economy of argentina: argentina raises its interest rate to 60% as its currency plummets.
  • 2017 - War in afghanistan (2001-present: at least 11 afghan civilians were killed and 16 others were injured when a nato helicopter attacked logar province east of kabul, where taliban insurgents had sought refuge.
  • 2016 - Sinjar massacre: many yazidi were killed in the massacre of 2014. isil discovered 72 mass graves.

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What happened in 1906?

1906 was filled with very interesting events such as

  • Strongest instrumentally recorded earthquake, Colombia, 8.6 Richter
  • WK Kellogg and Ch Bolin found Battle Creek Toasted Corn Flake Company
  • Belgian-British Union Minstry of Haut-Katanga begins

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What was the calendar for August 1906?

August 1906 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.

Discover how August 1906 calendar looked like.

Thursday August 30, 1906