Thursday January 31, 1901: on this day

January 31, 1901 was the 31st day of the year 1901, under the sign of Aquarius and the day of the week was Thursday.

Is January 31, 1901 a day special to you? If so you may like to discover what happened on that day, the zodiac sign and moon phase on January 31, 1901, who was born and died on January 31, 1901, what holidays and observances are celebrated on January 31, 1901, which were the most popular songs (ex. The Bride Elect: March by Sousa's Band), movies (e.g. The Ghost Train, directed by Walter Forde), TV series books and videogames back then.

On this page we will address all your questions and curiosities about January 31st, 1901 to help you enjoy your trip down memory lane.


What day of the week was January 31, 1901?

January 31, 1901 was a Thursday and it was the 31st day of the year 1901 in the Gregorian calendar.

January 31, 1901 can also be written as 1/31/1901 in the US and as 31/1/1901 in UK and Europe.

January 31, 1901 in January 1901 calendar


January 31, 1901: What happened on that day?

Here's what happened on January 31, 1901:

  • Boer general john smuts and de la rey conqueror mud river transvaal.
  • Anton chekhov's three sisters premieres at moscow art theatre in russia.

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January 31, 1901: 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, 1901: What is the Chinese Zodiac Sign for that day?

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The Chinese Zodiac sign for January 31, 1901 is Ox and the associated element is Metal.

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Birth chart on this day

Discover the planets positions on January 31st, 1901 as well as what the sky looked like at your place

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January 31, 1901: What was the moon phase on that day?

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The moon phase on January 31, 1901 was First Quarter.

The moon phase refers to the appearance of the Moon in the night sky on January 31, 1901 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, 1901 at 10pm, would see the moon, being 94% full, rising at 02:35 pm and setting at 05:29 am.

The previous full moon was on Jan 05, 1901 while the next full moon would come on Feb 03, 1901.

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Who was born on January 31, 1901?

Famous people born on January 31, 1901:

  • Marie Luise

    Kaschnitz writer.

  • Blaz Arnic


  • Marie Kaschnitz

    German short story writer, novelists, essayists, and poets.

  • Blaž Arnič
  • Vasilij Vasil'evič Kuznecov
  • Angelo Verga

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.

  • 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...

  • Preity Zinta
    Preity Zinta

    Indian actress, producer, and television host.

  • 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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January 31, 1901: How old are you if you were born on that day?

You are 123 years 2 months old,

or 1478 months and 12 days old,

or 6428 weeks and 1 day old,

or 44997 days old,

if you were born on January 31, 1901.

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 January 31, 1901?

There are 294 days until your next birthday, which will occur on Friday January 31st 2025.

What generation do you belong to if you were born on January 31, 1901?

You belong to the Interbellum Generation if you were born on January 31, 1901.


January 31, 1901: What famous people died on that day?

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).

  • Moira Shearer
    Moira Shearer

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

  • Christopher Jones
    Christopher Jones

    American actor (d. 2014.

  • Florence Bates
    Florence Bates

    Actress (kismet.

  • Amazin Walter

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

  • Mahendra Bir Bikram Shah

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

  • Peretz Hirshbein

    Prominent Yiddish playwright and poet.

  • Eleaner Holm

    Swedish swimmer who won three Olympic gold medals.

  • Vivyan Woodward

    Vivyan Woodward was an English footballer who played for Chelsea and England national team.

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January 31, 1901: What are the Holidays, Observances and Saints celebrated on that day?

Holidays on January 31, 1901:

  • Blessed Ludovica
  • Catholicism - Feast day of St. John Bosco, patron saint of educators, circus artists and magicians.

Saints celebrated on January 31, 1901:

  • Saint Geminianus
  • Saint Marcella
  • Saint Pedro Nolasco
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January 31, 1901: Number 1 song on that day

The number 1 song on January 31, 1901 is the best selling or most popular song as resulting from the music charts in the week January 28th and February 3rd. It changes depending on Countries, Music Genres and methodology used to rank the most popular song (for ex., sales, streaming).

January 31, 1901: What was the number 1 song in the USA on that day?

The number 1 song in the USA on January 31, 1901 was The Bride Elect: March by Sousa's Band, according to the music chart for the week January 28th and February 3rd.

January 31, 1901: What was the music chart in the USA on that day?

The music chart in the USA on January 31, 1901 is the list of the most popular songs across all genres for the week January 28th and February 3rd. It included the following Top 5 songs:

  1. - The Bride Elect: March
  2. - The Stars and Stripes Forever (new version)
  3. - When the Harvest Days Are Over

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January 31, 1901: What were the most popular movies on that day?

The most popular movies on January 31, 1901 were the films released in theaters close to that day with the largest audiences and significant box office revenue, including:

The Ghost Train

The Ghost Train

Release year: 1901

Directed by: Walter Forde

The Snowman

The Snowman

Release year: 1901

Directed by: Tomas Alfredson

The War in China -- Von Waldersee and Staff

The War in China -- Von Waldersee and Staff

Release year: 1901

An Oriental Highway

An Oriental Highway

Release year: 1901

The French Bridge, Tien-Tsin

The French Bridge, Tien-Tsin

Release year: 1901


Who was the US President on January 31, 1901?

On January 31, 1901 the US President was William McKinley (Republican).

Who was the UK Prime Minister on January 31, 1901?

On January 31, 1901 the UK Prime Minister was Robert Gascoyne-Cecil (Conservative).

Who was the Pope on January 31, 1901?

On January 31, 1901 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 1901?

1901 was filled with very interesting events such as

  • 1st Royal Naval submarine launched at Barrow
  • Battle at Bakenlaagte: Lieutenant Colonel Bensons unit vs. Boers
  • Gerhart Hauptmanns Der rote Hahn, premieres in Berlin

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What was the calendar for January 1901?

January 1901 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.

Discover how January 1901 calendar looked like.

Thursday January 31, 1901