On This Day

What Happened on November 5, 1905

Famous Birthdays

  • George Bissett, South African cricketer (successful South African quick in 1927-28), born in Kimberley, Cape Province, South Africa (d. 1965)
  • Joel McCrea, American actor (Foreign Correspondent, Sullivan's Travels), born in South Pasadena, California (d. 1990)
1905 Highlights

About November 5, 1905

Day of the Week: Sunday
How Long Ago? 115 years and 19 days
Leap Year: No

Generation Greatest Generation
Chinese Zodiac: Snake
Star Sign: Scorpio