Historical Events In 1905
Wednesday, 23 January 2019
Aug 17 John Hay Whitney, publisher (NY Herald Trib 1961-67) on this day in history.
Aug 18 Greta Garbo, actress famed recluse on this day in history.
Aug 19 Fitzhugh Lee, US pilot/vice-admiral (WW II, Navy Cross) in the year 1905.
Aug 19 Russian tsar installs "Imperial Duma," without legislative powers on this day in history.
Aug 20 In the year 1905 duncan Macrae, Glasgow Scotland, actor (Casino Royale, Kidnapped)
Aug 21 Isadore I Friz Freleng, KC MO, animator (Warner Bros cartoons) on this day in history.
Aug 21 In the year 1905 jules Oppert, German Assyriologist (decodes characters), dies at 80
Aug 22 In the year 1905 wade Crosby, IA, actor (Sign of Wolf, Tales of Robin Hood)
Aug 23 Leonard Constant Lambert, London England, composer (King Pest) on this day in history.
Aug 24 On this day in history chicago Cubs beat Phillies 2-1 in 20 innings
Aug 24 On this day in history donald Douglas, Scotland, actor (I Love You Again)
Aug 25 In the year 1905 clara Bow, Bkln, actress (Wings, Down to the Sea in Ships)
Aug 27 Alexander Johnston, CEO (Board of Inland Revenue) on this day in history.
Aug 28 Cyril Walters, cricketer (solid England batsman of 30's) in the year 1905.
Aug 29 In the year 1905 lan Adomian, composer
Aug 29 On this day in history pierre de Brazza leaves Brazzaville
Aug 30 In the year 1905 baseball slugger Ty Cobb makes his major league debut.
Aug 30 On this day in history pogoro/Ngindo attack Fort Mahenge German East-Africa
Aug 30 In the year 1905 ty Cobb's first major league at bat (Detroit Tigers)
Aug 31 On this day in history 25th US Mens Tennis: Beals C Wright beats Holcombe Ward (62 61 119)
Aug 31 In the year 1905 dore Schary, producer/writer/director (Act 1, Boys Town, Big City)
Sep 01 In the year 1905 alberta & Saskatchewan become 8th & 9th Canadian provinces
Sep 01 On this day in history alberta &Saskatchewan become 8th &9th Canadian provinces
Sep 01 In the year 1905 gervase Hughes, composer
Sep 02 On this day in history walter Cecil Macfarren, composer, dies at 79
Sep 03 In the year 1905 carl David Anderson, NYC, physicist (1936 Nobel Prize for physics)
Sep 04 On this day in history mary Renault, [Mary Challens], writer (King Must Die, Funeral Games)
Sep 04 In the year 1905 pierre de Braza, founder (French Congo), dies
Sep 05 On this day in history arthur Koestler, Hungary, British writer (Arrow in Blue)
Sep 05 On this day in history lillian Mortimer's "No Mother to Guide," premieres in Detroit
Sep 05 On this day in history the war in Korea and Manchuria, between Japan and Russian, ends
Sep 05 In the year 1905 treaty of Portsmouth USA, ends Russo-Japanese War
Sep 06 In the year 1905 atlanta Life Insurance Company established
Sep 06 Atlanta Life Insurance Company forms on this day in history.