On This Day

What Happened on June 21, 1905

Famous Birthdays

  • Jacques Goddet, French sports journalist and publisher (Tour de France), born in Paris (d. 2000)

Person of interestJean-Paul Sartre

Jean-Paul Sartre, French existentialist philosopher and writer (Le Mur, Nobel 1964; declined), born in Paris (d. 1980)

1905 Highlights

About June 21, 1905

Day of the Week: Wednesday
How Long Ago? 116 years, 1 month and 13 days
Leap Year: No

Generation Greatest Generation
Chinese Zodiac: Snake
Star Sign: Cancer