On This Day

What Happened on October 21, 1905

Historical Events

  • In early promotion of soccer in America, England Pilgrim Association XI beats All New York XI, 7-1 at the Polo Grounds, NY

Famous Birthdays

  • Carleton Young, American actor (Reefer Madness, The Man Who Shot Liberty Valance), born in Westfield, New York (d. 1994)

Famous Deaths

  • Jose Teodor Vilar, composer, dies at 69
1905 Highlights

About October 21, 1905

Day of the Week: Saturday
How Long Ago? 115 years, 9 months and 6 days
Leap Year: No

Generation Greatest Generation
Chinese Zodiac: Snake
Star Sign: Libra