On This Day

What Happened on January 20, 1905

Historical Events

Historic Event

US begins supervising the Dominican Republic's national and international debts, testing President Theodore Roosevelt's "Corollary" to the Monroe Doctrine

Famous Deaths

  • Stanislaw Pilinski, French pianist and composer, dies at 65
1905 Highlights

About January 20, 1905

Day of the Week: Friday
How Long Ago? 116 years, 10 months and 10 days
Leap Year: No

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