On This Day

What Happened on December 30, 1905

Historical Events

  • Former Governor Frank Steunenberg is assassinated near his home in Caldwell, Idaho

Famous Birthdays

  • Daniil Kharms [Yuvatchov], Russian surrealist and absurdist writer, poet, and playwright, born in St. Petersburg, Russian Empire (d. 1942)
  • Emmanuel Levinas, philosopher
1905 Highlights

About December 30, 1905

Day of the Week: Saturday
How Long Ago? 114 years, 11 months and 6 days
Leap Year: No

Generation Greatest Generation
Chinese Zodiac: Snake
Star Sign: Capricorn