What Happened on December 11, 1905

Day of the Week: Monday

Historical Events

  • 120°F (49°C), Rivadavia, Argentina (South American record)
  • A workers uprising occurs, establishing the Shuliavka Republic in Kiev.
  • British government of Campbell-Bannerman forms

Famous Birthdays

  • Eugen Fink, German philosopher
  • Gilbert Roland [Luis Alonso], Mexican actor (Juarez, Barbarosa), born in Juarez, Chihuahua, Mexico (d. 1994)
  • Koos van de Griend, composer
  • Robert Henriques, English writer (d. 1967)