On This Day

What Happened on October 24, 1905

Famous Birthdays

  • Elizabeth Poston, English composer, born in Stevenage, Hertfordshire (d. 1987)
  • Kristian Hauger, Norwegian pianist, orchestra leader and songwriter ("Charleston i Grukkedalen"), born in Kristiania (now Oslo), Norway (d. 1977)
1905 Highlights

About October 24, 1905

Day of the Week: Tuesday
How Long Ago? 116 years, 9 months and 24 days
Leap Year: No

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