On This Day

What Happened on May 20, 1905

Famous Birthdays

  • Gerrit Achterberg, Dutch poet (Sailing)
  • Harry Campion, statistician/founder (British Central Statistical Office)
  • John Emery, American actor (Ship Ahoy, Kronos), born in NYC, New York (d. 1964)
1905 Highlights

About May 20, 1905

Day of the Week: Saturday
How Long Ago? 116 years, 4 months and 5 days
Leap Year: No

Generation: Greatest Generation
Chinese Zodiac: Snake
Star Sign: Taurus