On This Day

What Happened on January 13, 1905

Famous Birthdays

  • Kay Francis [Katherine E Gibbs], American actress (False Madonna), born in Oklahoma City, Oklahoma (d. 1968)
  • Percy Humphrey, American jazz trumpet player and bandleader, born in New Orleans, Louisiana (d. 1995)

Famous Deaths

  • George Thorn, Premier of Queensland (b. 1838)
1905 Highlights

About January 13, 1905

Day of the Week: Friday
How Long Ago? 115 years, 9 months and 8 days
Leap Year: No

Generation Greatest Generation
Chinese Zodiac: Dragon
Star Sign: Capricorn