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
Actress
Myrna Loy

1905 Highlights

About August 2, 1905

Day of the Week: Wednesday
How Long Ago? 115 years and 7 days
Leap Year: No

Generation Greatest Generation
Chinese Zodiac: Snake
Star Sign: Leo