April 1, 1905 in History

Day of the Week: Saturday

Events in History

  • "SOS" first adopted as a morse distress signal (· · · – – – · · ·) by German government
  • British East African Protectorate becomes colony of Kenya

Birthdays in History

  • Clara "Mother" Hale, US social worker (Hale House)
  • Gaston Eyskens, Prime Minister of Belgium (1949, 1958-61, 1968-72), born in Lier, Belgium (d. 1988)