On This Day

What Happened on April 30, 1905

Historical Events

  • First official soccer game between neighbouring countries Belgium-Netherlands; Dutch win, 4-1 at Olympic Stadium, Antwerp

Famous Birthdays


Person of interestJohn Peters Humphrey

John Peters Humphrey, Canadian jurist and human rights advocate (Universal Declaration on Human Rights), born in Hampton, New Brunswick (d. 1995)


1905 Highlights

About April 30, 1905

Day of the Week: Sunday
How Long Ago? 115 years, 7 months and 3 days
Leap Year: No

Generation Greatest Generation
Chinese Zodiac: Snake
Star Sign: Taurus