On This Day

What Happened on October 13, 1905

Question that Wrecked Sir Henry Irving’s Marriage

Famous Deaths

  • Henry Irving [John Brodribb], British Victorian actor, 1st actor to receive a knighthood (knighted 1895) and the inspiration for Bram Stoker's Dracula, dies at 67
1905 Highlights

About October 13, 1905

Day of the Week: Friday
How Long Ago? 116 years, 10 months and 1 day
Leap Year: No

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