Monday August 31, 1903: on this day

About August 31st, 1903, in brief:

  • Historical events: Joe McGinnity wins his third doubleheader of the month.
  • Day of the week: August 31st, 1903 was a Monday
  • Zodiac Sign: Virgo (in western zodiac), Rabbit (in Chinese zodiac)
  • Famous Birthdays: Richard Gere, Chris Tucker
  • Moon Phase: First Quarter
  • #1 US song: Beautiful Bird, Sing On by Harry Macdonough & Joe Belmont
  • Popular movie: Der Specht directed by N/A

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What day of the week was August 31, 1903?

August 31, 1903 was a Monday and it was the 243rd day of the year 1903 in the Gregorian calendar.

August 31, 1903 can also be written as 8/31/1903 in the US and as 31/8/1903 in UK and Europe.

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August 31, 1903: What happened on that day?

Here's what happened on August 31, 1903:

  • Joe mcginnity wins his third doubleheader of the month.

August 31, 1903: What were the magazines covers that day?

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August 31, 1903: What is The Zodiac Sign for that day?

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The Zodiac and Astrological sign for August 31st is Virgo.

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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 31, 1903: What is the Chinese Zodiac Sign for that day?

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The Chinese Zodiac sign for August 31, 1903 is Rabbit and the associated element is Water.

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August 31, 1903: What was the moon phase on that day?

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The moon phase on August 31, 1903 was First Quarter.

The moon phase refers to the appearance of the Moon in the night sky on August 31, 1903 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 31, 1903 at 10pm, would see the moon, being 72% full, rising at 02:23 pm and setting at 12:30 am.

The previous full moon was on Aug 08, 1903 while the next full moon would come on Sep 07, 1903.

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Who was born on August 31, 1903?

Famous people born on August 31, 1903:

  • Arthur Godfrey
    Arthur Godfrey

    American entertainer.

  • Vladimir Jankélévitch

    French philosopher and musicologist (d. 1985).

  • Bernard Lovell

    England, united kingdom -- jodrell bank was founded by radio astronomer.

  • Cesar Moro

    Peruvian poet, painter.

  • Claude Clarac

    French diplomat, married annemarie schwarzenback in 1935.

  • Hugh Harman

Whose famous birthday is on August 31st?

Famous individuals and celebrities born on August 31st:

  • Richard Gere
    Richard Gere

    American actor.

  • Chris Tucker
    Chris Tucker

    American actor and comedian best known for his role in the Rush Hour film series.

  • James Coburn
    James Coburn

    American actor, 6'2", slim and relaxed, with a variety of roles, from cowboy to master spy.

  • Marcia Clark
    Marcia Clark

    American lawyer who rose to prominence as the o.j.

  • Itzhak Perlman
    Itzhak Perlman

    Israeli-american violinist and conductor.

  • William Saroyan
    William Saroyan

    American author of short stories, novels, and plays.

  • Eldridge Cleaver
    Eldridge Cleaver

    Afro-american militant black activist from the '60s.

  • Buddy Hackett
    Buddy Hackett

    American comedian and actor (d. 2003).

  • Richard Basehart
    Richard Basehart

    American stage actor who made his broadway debut in 1938.

  • Jim Byrnes
    Jim Byrnes

    American film writer and producer of "gunsmoke," a long-running tv series.

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How old is someone born on August 31, 1903?

Someone born on August 31, 1903 is:

120 years 10 months old,

or 1450 months and 21 days old,

or 6307 weeks and 6 days old,

or 44155 days old,

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How many days until your next birthday if you were born on August 31, 1903?

There are 41 days until your next birthday, which will occur on Saturday August 31st 2024.

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What generation do you belong to if you were born on August 31, 1903?

You belong to the Interbellum Generation if you were born on August 31, 1903.

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August 31, 1903: What famous people died on that day?

Famous people died on August 31, 1903:

  • Domenico Galaverna

What famous deaths happened on August 31st?

Famous deaths on August 31st:

  • Max Bygraves
    Max Bygraves

    British cockney comedian, actor and stage performer who grew into a great character star.

  • David Farrar
    David Farrar

    Forest gate, england -- actor.

  • Michael Constantine
    Michael Constantine

    Greek-american actor (b. 1927).

  • Sally Rand
    Sally Rand

    Hickory county, missouri -- stripper (fan dance).

  • Charles Delaney
    Charles Delaney

    Dies at 67.

  • Charlot Baudelaire

    Influential poet known for his symbolist style.

  • Henry Moore

    British artist who is widely regarded as the greatest sculptor of our time.

  • John Bunyan

    English preacher, theologian, and author (d. 1688).

  • Tom Seaver

    American professional baseball player, known as tom terrific with the new york mets.

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August 31, 1903: Number 1 song on that day

The number 1 song on August 31, 1903 is the best selling or most popular song as resulting from the music charts in the week August 31st and September 6th. It changes depending on Countries, Music Genres and methodology used to rank the most popular song (for ex., sales, streaming).

August 31, 1903: What was the number 1 song in the USA on that day?

The number 1 song in the USA on August 31, 1903 was Beautiful Bird, Sing On by Harry Macdonough & Joe Belmont, according to the music chart for the week August 31st and September 6th.

  1. - Beautiful Bird, Sing On
  2. - Hurrah for Baffin's Bay
  3. - The Rosary

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Who was the US President on August 31, 1903?

On August 31, 1903 the US President was Theodore Roosevelt (Republican).

Who was the UK Prime Minister on August 31, 1903?

On August 31, 1903 the UK Prime Minister was Arthur Balfour (Conservative).

Who was the Pope on August 31, 1903?

On August 31, 1903 the Pope was Pius X.


What is special about August 31st?

August 31st refers to a specific date on the calendar, which is the 31st 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 31st, such as:

  • 2018 - War in donbass - alexander zakharchenko (leader of the self-proclaimed donetsk people's republic), is killed in an explosion at a cafe near donetsk.
  • 2017 - Wells fargo account fraud scandal - wells fargo reports that an additional 1.4 million accounts were found to be fraudulent. this brings the total number of potentially fraudulent accounts to around 3.5 million.
  • 2016 - After "proof" of two miracles, mother teresa of calcutta will be made a saint.

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What happened in 1903?

1903 was filled with very interesting events such as

  • Start of Sherlock Holmes Adventure of Blanched Soldier
  • 2 NYers buy Baltimore baseball franchise for $18,000 and moved it to New York
  • Phillies walk 17 Dodgers in a game

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What was the calendar for August 1903?

August 1903 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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