On This Day

What Happened on January 8, 1905

Famous Birthdays

  • Carl Gustav Hempel, German writer & philosopher, born in Oranienburg, Germany (d. 1997)
  • Giacinto Scelsi, Italian composer and surrealist poet, born in La Spezia, Italy (d. 1988)
1905 Highlights

About January 8, 1905

Day of the Week: Sunday
How Long Ago? 116 years, 6 months and 19 days
Leap Year: No

Generation Greatest Generation
Chinese Zodiac: Dragon
Star Sign: Capricorn