On This Day

What Happened on January 15, 1905

Famous Birthdays

  • Kamatari Fujiwara, Japanese film actor (Seven Samurai, The Hidden Fortress, Yojimbo), born in Tokyo, Japan (d. 1985)
  • Roosevelt Holts, American blues singer and guitarist, born in Tylertown, Mississippi (d. 1994)
  • Torin Thatcher, British actor (Houdini, Isranbul, Lady Godiva), born in Bombay Presidency, British India (d. 1981)
1905 Highlights

About January 15, 1905

Day of the Week: Sunday
How Long Ago? 116 years and 2 days
Leap Year: No

Generation Greatest Generation
Chinese Zodiac: Dragon
Star Sign: Capricorn