On This Day

What Happened on March 31, 1905

Day of the Week: Friday

Historical Events

  • 67th Grand National: Frank Mason victorious aboard Kirkland; first Welsh-trained horse to win the event

Event of interestEvent of Interest

Emperor Wilhelm II of Germany visits Tangier, Morocco and proclaims Germany's support of Moroccan independence and equal opportunity for all powers to trade there

German Emperor and King of Prussia Wilhelm II
German Emperor and King of Prussia
Wilhelm II

Famous Birthdays

  • George Treweeke, Australian Rugby League second rower (Australia 7 Tests, South Sydney), born in Grahamstown, NSW