On This Day

What Happened on August 10, 1905

Famous Birthdays

  • Bernard Benjamin Gillis, British judge
  • Era Bell Thompson, American magazine editor (Ebony), born in Des Moines, Iowa (d. 1986)
  • Richard F Kahn, baron of Hampstead/British economist

Famous Deaths

  • Kinjikitile "Bokero" Ngwale, E African prophet/rebel leader, hanged
1905 Highlights

About August 10, 1905

Day of the Week: Thursday
How Long Ago? 115 years, 3 months and 14 days
Leap Year: No

Generation Greatest Generation
Chinese Zodiac: Snake
Star Sign: Leo