On This Day

What Happened on April 19, 1905

Famous Birthdays

  • John Thach, American WWII Naval aviator (developed the Thach Weave) and USN admiral, born in Pine Bluff, Arkansas (d. 1981)
  • Tommy Benford, American jazz drummer, born in Charleston, West Virginia (d. 1994)
1905 Highlights

About April 19, 1905

Day of the Week: Wednesday
How Long Ago? 116 years, 7 months and 19 days
Leap Year: No

Generation: Greatest Generation
Chinese Zodiac: Snake
Star Sign: Aries