On This Day

What Happened on November 3, 1905

Historical Events

Historic Event

Tsar Nicholas II of Russia signs a document of amnesty for the political prisoners

Famous Birthdays

  • Lois Mailou Jones, American painter (Peasants on Parade), born in Boston, Massachusetts (d. 1998)
  • William Donald Campbell, diarist/ornithologist
1905 Highlights

About November 3, 1905

Day of the Week: Friday
How Long Ago? 115 years, 11 months and 23 days
Leap Year: No

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