On This Day

What Happened on December 29, 1905

Famous Birthdays

  • Lawrence "Snub" Mosley, American jazz trombonist (Alphonso Trent Orchestra; Louis Armstrong), bandleader, and promoter of the slide saxophone ("The Man With The Funny Little Horn"), born in Little Rock, Arkansas (d. 1981) [1]

Famous Deaths

  • Martin Wiberg, Swedish computer pioneer, dies at 79
1905 Highlights

About December 29, 1905

Day of the Week: Friday
How Long Ago? 116 years, 4 months and 18 days
Leap Year: No

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