On This Day

What Happened on May 17, 1905

Historical Events

  • Waseda U of Tokyo defeats LA High School 5-3 in baseball

Famous Birthdays

  • John Patrick, American screenwriter and playwright (Pulitzer Prize 1954), born in Louisville, Kentucky
1905 Highlights

About May 17, 1905

Day of the Week: Wednesday
How Long Ago? 115 years, 2 months and 23 days
Leap Year: No

Generation Greatest Generation
Chinese Zodiac: Snake
Star Sign: Taurus