On This Day

What Happened on January 19, 1905

Famous Birthdays

  • Anne Schumacher Hummert, Baltimore US, leading creator of daytime radio serials during the 1930s and 1940s
  • Oveta Culp Hobby, government official/newspaper publisher/CEO (Houston Post)

Famous Deaths

  • Debendranath Tagore, Indian philosopher (b. 1817)
1905 Highlights

About January 19, 1905

Day of the Week: Thursday
How Long Ago? 115 years, 6 months and 27 days
Leap Year: No

Generation Greatest Generation
Chinese Zodiac: Dragon
Star Sign: Capricorn