What Happened on January 1, 1905

Day of the Week: Sunday

Historical Events

  • 9 hour work day for diamond miners

Famous Birthdays

  • Charles Melvin Price, East St. Louis, Illinois, a longtime member of the US House of Representatives
  • Kamatari Fujiwara, actor (d. 1985), born in Tokyo, Japan
  • StanisÅ‚aw Mazur, Lemberg, Western Ukraine, Polish mathematician (d. 1981)