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Wednesday January 31, 1900: on this day

About January 31st, 1900, in brief:

  • Historical events: Datu Muhammad Salleh is assassinated in Kampung Teboh, Tambunan, ending the Mat Salleh Rebellion
  • Day of the week: January 31st, 1900 was a Wednesday
  • Zodiac Sign: Aquarius (in western zodiac), Rat (in Chinese zodiac)
  • Famous Birthdays: Justin Timberlake, Tallulah Bankhead
  • Moon Phase: New Moon
  • #1 US song: In the Shadow of the Pines by Byron G. Harlan & A.D. Madeira
  • Popular movie: Caught directed by

More about January 31st, 1900? See below for more news and curiosities on January 31st, 1900.


What day of the week was January 31, 1900?

January 31, 1900 was a Wednesday and it was the 31st day of the year 1900 in the Gregorian calendar.

January 31, 1900 can also be written as 1/31/1900 in the US and as 31/1/1900 in UK and Europe.

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January 31, 1900: What happened on that day?

Here's what happened on January 31, 1900:

  • Datu muhammad salleh is assassinated in kampung teboh, tambunan, ending the mat salleh rebellion

January 31, 1900: What were the magazines covers that day?

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January 31, 1900: What is The Zodiac Sign for that day?

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The Zodiac and Astrological sign for January 31st is Aquarius.

Aquarius is the 11th sign in the Western Zodiac. People born between January 20th and February 18th belong to the Aquarius sign: discover Aquarius personality and who should a Aquarius marry.

Babies born in January are either Capricorn or Aquarius. People born before January 19th are Capricorn, while people born from January 20th have the sign of Aquarius.

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January 31, 1900: What is the Chinese Zodiac Sign for that day?

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The Chinese Zodiac sign for January 31, 1900 is Rat and the associated element is Metal.

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January 31, 1900: What was the moon phase on that day?

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The moon phase on January 31, 1900 was New Moon.

The moon phase refers to the appearance of the Moon in the night sky on January 31, 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 January 31, 1900 at 10pm, would see the moon, being 6% full, rising at 07:14 am and setting at 07:43 pm.

The previous full moon was on Jan 15, 1900 while the next full moon would come on Feb 14, 1900.

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Who was born on January 31, 1900?

Famous people born on January 31, 1900:

  • Omraam Aïvanhov

    Omraam mikhaal a-vanhov, a bulgarian philosopher and alchemist, was also a mystic, magus, and astrologer.

  • Betty Parsons


  • Omraam Mikhaël Aivanhov
  • Jean Rodhain
  • Mikhaël Ivanhov

Whose famous birthday is on January 31st?

Famous individuals and celebrities born on January 31st:

  • Justin Timberlake
    Justin Timberlake

    American musician who was a member the rock band 'n sync.

  • Tallulah Bankhead
    Tallulah Bankhead

    American actress who appeared on film and stage.

  • Portia de Rossi
    Portia de Rossi

    Australian actress.

  • Preity Zinta
    Preity Zinta

    Indian actress, producer, and television host.

  • Kerry Washington
    Kerry Washington

    American actress, best known for her roles in ray charles' wife, della bea robinson's film ray (2004), idi amin’s wife kay in the last king...

  • Minnie Driver
    Minnie Driver

    British singer-songwriter and actress.

  • Thomas Merton
    Thomas Merton

    French-american poet, monk and mystic, he was a social critic, writer, poet, and monk.

  • Jackie Robinson
    Jackie Robinson

    American athlete.

  • Ary Abittan
    Ary Abittan

    French comedian and actor with north-african heritage.

  • James Franciscus
    James Franciscus

    Actor (mr novak) dies from emphysema aged 57.

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How old is someone born on January 31, 1900?

Someone born on January 31, 1900 is:

124 years 5 months old,

or 1493 months and 19 days old,

or 6494 weeks and 2 days old,

or 45460 days old,

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How many days until your next birthday if you were born on January 31, 1900?

There are 196 days until your next birthday, which will occur on Friday January 31st 2025.

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What generation do you belong to if you were born on January 31, 1900?

You belong to the Lost Generation if you were born on January 31, 1900.

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January 31, 1900: What famous people died on that day?

Famous people died on January 31, 1900:

  • John Sholto Douglas

What famous deaths happened on January 31st?

Famous deaths on January 31st:

  • Molly Ivins
    Molly Ivins

    American journalist and liberal political commentator.

  • Lizabeth Scott
    Lizabeth Scott

    Scranton (pa) -- actress (dark city and desert fury).

  • Christopher Jones
    Christopher Jones

    American actor (d. 2014.

  • Moira Shearer
    Moira Shearer

    A scottish ballerina, she is widely recognized as one of the best in her field.

  • Florence Bates
    Florence Bates

    Actress (kismet.

  • Amazin Walter

    Legendary baseball pitcher known for his exceptional skills on the mound.

  • Suraiya Jamaal

    Suraiya Jamaal was a renowned Indian actress and singer who was a popular figure in the Hindi film industry during the 1940s and 1950s.

  • Peretz Hirshbein

    Prominent Yiddish playwright and poet.

  • Mahendra Bir Bikram Shah

    King of Nepal from 1955 to 1972, known for his efforts to modernize the country.

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January 31, 1900: Number 1 song on that day

The number 1 song on January 31, 1900 is the best selling or most popular song as resulting from the music charts in the week January 29th and February 4th. It changes depending on Countries, Music Genres and methodology used to rank the most popular song (for ex., sales, streaming).

January 31, 1900: What was the number 1 song in the USA on that day?

The number 1 song in the USA on January 31, 1900 was In the Shadow of the Pines by Byron G. Harlan & A.D. Madeira, according to the music chart for the week January 29th and February 4th.

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Who was the US President on January 31, 1900?

On January 31, 1900 the US President was William McKinley (Republican).

Who was the UK Prime Minister on January 31, 1900?

On January 31, 1900 the UK Prime Minister was Robert Gascoyne-Cecil (Conservative).

Who was the Pope on January 31, 1900?

On January 31, 1900 the Pope was Leo XIII.


What is special about January 31st?

January 31st refers to a specific date on the calendar, which is the 31st day of the month of January. 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 January 31st, such as:

  • 2019 - Mariah carey, an american singer, performs in saudi arabia's jeddah, despite saudi women rights activists urging her to cancel it.
  • 2018 - Afghanistan war (2001-present). a bbc study found that the taliban currently controls or has some territory in 70% of afghanistan. they control 14 districts, which total 4% of afghanistan's total, and have an open militant presence in 263 other districts, representing 66% of afghanistan's remaining occupied territory.
  • 2017 - Syrian civil war: the syrian opposition agrees that they will surrender the remaining villages between the wadi barada area and lebanon-syria borders, as well the rankous borderange to transport at least 250 rebel fighters from their stronghold in idlib governorate.

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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 January 1900?

January 1900 followed the same calendar system as the rest of that year and the years surrounding it, with January being the 1st 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 January 31, 1900