On This Day

What Happened on October 16, 1905

Historical Events

  • The Partition of Bengal (India) occurred.

Famous Birthdays

  • Wild Bill Elliott [Gordon Nance], American actor (Beyond the Sacramento), born in Pattonsburg, Missouri (d. 1965)
1905 Highlights

About October 16, 1905

Day of the Week: Monday
How Long Ago? 116 years, 1 month and 21 days
Leap Year: No

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