On This Day

What Happened on December 3, 1905

Famous Birthdays

  • Les Ames, English cricket wicket-keeper/batsman (47 Tests, 97 dismissals, 2,434 runs @ 40.56), born in Elham, Kent, England (d. 1990)

Famous Deaths

  • John Bartlett, American writer and publisher (compiled Familiar Quotations), dies at 85
1905 Highlights

About December 3, 1905

Day of the Week: Sunday
How Long Ago? 115 years, 1 month and 21 days
Leap Year: No

Generation Greatest Generation
Chinese Zodiac: Snake
Star Sign: Sagittarius