On This Day

What Happened on August 2, 1905

Famous Birthdays

  • Karl Amadeus Hartmann, German composer, born in Munich, Germany (d. 1963)

Person of interestMyrna Loy

Myrna Loy [Williams], American actress (The Great Ziegfeld, Thin Man, Vanity Fair), born in Helena, Montana (d. 1993)

Actress Myrna Loy
Myrna Loy

1905 Highlights

About August 2, 1905

Day of the Week: Wednesday
How Long Ago? 115 years, 11 months and 26 days
Leap Year: No

Generation Greatest Generation
Chinese Zodiac: Snake
Star Sign: Leo