On This Day

What Happened on November 9, 1905

Historical Events

  • Swedish mine workers win 5 month strike for minimum wages

Famous Birthdays

  • Erika Mann, German-American author (Other Germany) and daughter of Thomas Mann, born in Munich, Germany (d. 1969)
  • James William Fulbright, American politician (Sen-D-Mo), born in Sumner, Missouri (d. 1995)
1905 Highlights

About November 9, 1905

Day of the Week: Thursday
How Long Ago? 116 years and 21 days
Leap Year: No

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