On This Day

What Happened on January 14, 1905

Historical Events

  • Hubbell, Shubert & Smith's musical "Fontana" premieres in NYC

Famous Birthdays

  • Takeo Fukuda, 67th Prime Minister of Japan, born in Gunma, Japan (d. 1995)

Famous Deaths

  • Ernst Abbe, German physicist (Carl Zeiss Optics Company), dies at 64
1905 Highlights

About January 14, 1905

Day of the Week: Saturday
How Long Ago? 116 years, 8 months and 13 days
Leap Year: No

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