On This Day

What Happened on January 4, 1905

Famous Birthdays

  • Sterling Holloway, American actor (The Jungle Book, Alice in Wonderland, The Aristocats, Winnie the Pooh and the Honey Tree), born in Cedartown, Georgia (d. 1992)
  • Sydney Lipton, British dance band leader, born in London (d. 1995)
1905 Highlights

About January 4, 1905

Day of the Week: Wednesday
How Long Ago? 117 years and 21 days
Leap Year: No

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