On This Day

What Happened on December 28, 1905

Historical Events

  • Intercollegiate Athletic Association of US founded (becomes NCAA in 1910)
  • NSW all out for 805 vs Victoria, win by innings & 253

Famous Birthdays

  • Cliff Arquette, comedian (Charlie Weaver), born in Toledo, Ohio (d. 1974)
  • Maharajkumar of Vizianagram "Vizzy", Indian cricket batsman, captain, administrator, broadcaster and politician (3 Tests), born in Varanasi, Uttar Pradesh, India (d. 1965)
1905 Highlights

About December 28, 1905

Day of the Week: Thursday
How Long Ago? 115 years, 11 months and 8 days
Leap Year: No

Generation: Greatest Generation
Chinese Zodiac: Snake
Star Sign: Capricorn