On This Day

What Happened on March 9, 1905

Famous Birthdays

  • Félix Labisse, French painter (libidoscaphes), born in Marchiennes, France (d. 1982)
  • Grigori Kozintsev, Soviet theater and film director (Hamlet, King Lear), born in Kiev, Ukraine (d. 1973) [OS]
  • Peter C. Quennell, English biographer and critic (Byron in Italy), born in Bickley, Kent (d. 1993)
  • Rex Warner, English poet and writer (Wild Goose Chase), born in Birmingham (d. 1986)
1905 Highlights

About March 9, 1905

Day of the Week: Thursday
How Long Ago? 115 years, 8 months and 21 days
Leap Year: No

Generation Greatest Generation
Chinese Zodiac: Snake
Star Sign: Pisces