On This Day

What Happened on August 14, 1905

Day of the Week: Monday

Historical Events

  • Ngindo-rebellion killed 5 RC German clergymen in East-Africa

Famous Birthdays

  • Nicolás Cotoner, 23rd Marquess of Mondéjar, Spanish nobleman and military officer, born in Palma de Mallorca, Spain (d. 1996)

Famous Deaths

  • Mohammed Abdoe, Egyptian writing expert (Al'Oerwah al-Woethka), dies
  • Simeon Solomon, English Pre-Raphaelite painter, dies at 64