On This Day

What Happened on October 30, 1905

Historical Events

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"October Manifesto" Russian Tsar Nicholas II grants civil liberties and accepts the first Duma (Parliament)

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George Bernard Shaw's "Mrs Warren's Profession" premieres in NYC


Famous Birthdays

  • Christian Darnton, British composer, born in Leeds, England (d. 1981)
1905 Highlights

About October 30, 1905

Day of the Week: Monday
How Long Ago? 115 years, 11 months and 14 days
Leap Year: No

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