Thursday August 31, 1905: on this day

August 31, 1905 was the 243rd day of the year 1905, under the sign of Virgo and the day of the week was Thursday.

Is August 31, 1905 a day special to you? If so you may like to discover what happened on that day, the zodiac sign and moon phase on August 31, 1905, who was born and died on August 31, 1905, what holidays and observances are celebrated on August 31, 1905, which were the most popular songs (ex. A Picnic for Two by Byron G. Harlan), movies (e.g. Halfaouine, directed by ), TV series books and videogames back then.

On this page we will address all your questions and curiosities about August 31st, 1905 to help you enjoy your trip down memory lane.


What day of the week was August 31, 1905?

August 31, 1905 was a Thursday and it was the 243rd day of the year 1905 in the Gregorian calendar.

August 31, 1905 can also be written as 8/31/1905 in the US and as 31/8/1905 in UK and Europe.

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August 31, 1905: What happened on that day?

Here's what happened on August 31, 1905:

  • 25th us mens tennis: beals c wright beats holcombe ward
  • Mbunga-rebellion takes german fort mahenge east-africa

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August 31, 1905: What is The Zodiac Sign for that day?

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The Zodiac and Astrological sign for August 31st 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 31, 1905: What is the Chinese Zodiac Sign for that day?

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The Chinese Zodiac sign for August 31, 1905 is Snake and the associated element is Wood.

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Discover the planets positions on August 31st, 1905 as well as what the sky looked like at your place

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August 31, 1905: What was the moon phase on that day?

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The moon phase on August 31, 1905 was New Moon.

The moon phase refers to the appearance of the Moon in the night sky on August 31, 1905 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, 1905 at 10pm, would see the moon, being 8% full, rising at 06:27 am and setting at 08:00 pm.

The previous full moon was on Aug 15, 1905 while the next full moon would come on Sep 13, 1905.

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Who was born on August 31, 1905?

Famous people born on August 31, 1905:

  • Sanford Meisner

    American actor and acting teacher, known for developing the Meisner technique in acting.

  • Dore Schary

    Dore Schary was a renowned sports figure known for his contributions to the field.

  • Robert Bacher

    American physicist and academic (d. 2004).

  • Otto Cordes
  • El-Sayed Nosseir
  • Leo Richard Smith
  • Julio Meinvielle

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).

  • Arthur Godfrey
    Arthur Godfrey

    American entertainer.

  • Richard Basehart
    Richard Basehart

    American stage actor who made his broadway debut in 1938.

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August 31, 1905: How old are you if you were born on that day?

You are 118 years 7 months old,

or 1423 months and 22 days old,

or 6190 weeks and 4 days old,

or 43334 days old,

if you were born on August 31, 1905.

Enjoy a trip down memory lane: discover what the world looked like when you turned 18 years old, 30 years old, 40 years old

How many days until your next birthday if you were born on August 31, 1905?

There are 131 days until your next birthday, which will occur on Saturday August 31st 2024.

What generation do you belong to if you were born on August 31, 1905?

You belong to the Interbellum Generation if you were born on August 31, 1905.


August 31, 1905: What famous people died on that day?

Famous people died on August 31, 1905:

  • Francesco Tamagno

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.

  • John Bunyan

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

  • Leili Behbahani

    Prominent Iranian poet known for her modernist poetry.

  • Rockney Marciano

    Legendary heavyweight boxer with an undefeated record.

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August 31, 1905: What are the Holidays, Observances and Saints celebrated on that day?

Holidays on August 31, 1905:

  • Trinidad and Tobago - Independence Day (from Great Britain, 1962)
  • Kyrgyzstan - Independence Day (from USSR, 1991)
  • Malaysia - Hari Merdeka, a National Day (independence within the Commonwealth, 1957)
  • Moldova: Day of Our Language (Limba Noastra)
  • Calendar of Saints - Saint Aidan of Lindisfarne, San Abbondio, Saint Raymond Nonnatus

Observances on August 31, 1905:

  • International Day for People of African Descent
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August 31, 1905: Number 1 song on that day

The number 1 song on August 31, 1905 is the best selling or most popular song as resulting from the music charts in the week August 28th and September 3rd. It changes depending on Countries, Music Genres and methodology used to rank the most popular song (for ex., sales, streaming).

August 31, 1905: What was the number 1 song in the USA on that day?

The number 1 song in the USA on August 31, 1905 was A Picnic for Two by Byron G. Harlan, according to the music chart for the week August 28th and September 3rd.

August 31, 1905: What was the music chart in the USA on that day?

The music chart in the USA on August 31, 1905 is the list of the most popular songs across all genres for the week August 28th and September 3rd. It included the following Top 5 songs:

  1. - A Picnic for Two

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August 31, 1905: What were the most popular movies on that day?

The most popular movies on August 31, 1905 were the films released in theaters close to that day with the largest audiences and significant box office revenue, including:



Release year: 1905

Ensalada criolla

Ensalada criolla

Release year: 1905

Directed by: Eugene Py

Starring: Frida Cotrelli, Eugen Skladanowsky

Country: United States of America

The Little Train Robbery

The Little Train Robbery

Release year: 1905

Directed by: Edwin S. Porter



Release year: 1905

Directed by: Michael S. Ojeda

The Tempest

The Tempest

Release year: 1905

Directed by: Julie Taymor


Who was the US President on August 31, 1905?

On August 31, 1905 the US President was Theodore Roosevelt (Republican).

Who was the UK Prime Minister on August 31, 1905?

On August 31, 1905 the UK Prime Minister was Arthur Balfour (Conservative).

Who was the Pope on August 31, 1905?

On August 31, 1905 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.

Find out more about August 31st


What happened in 1905?

1905 was filled with very interesting events such as

  • Swedish mine workers win 5 month strike for minimum wages
  • Frances Willard becomes 1st women honored in National Statuary Hall
  • Mbunga-siege of Fort Mahenge German East-Africa broken

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What was the calendar for August 1905?

August 1905 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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