On This Day

What Happened on May 18, 1905

Famous Birthdays

  • Eric Zeisl, Austrian-American composer (Requiem Ebraico), born in Vienna (d. 1959)
  • Hedley Verity, English cricket spin bowler (40 Tests, 144 wickets @ 24.37), born in Leeds, Yorkshire (d. 1943)
1905 Highlights

About May 18, 1905

Day of the Week: Thursday
How Long Ago? 115 years, 5 months and 13 days
Leap Year: No

Generation Greatest Generation
Chinese Zodiac: Snake
Star Sign: Taurus