What Happened on September 1, 1905

Historical Events

Event of Interest

Wilfrid Laurier oversees Alberta and Saskatchewan joining the Confederation of Canada as its 8th and 9th Canadian provinces

Famous Birthdays

  • Elvera Sanchez, Puerto Rican dancer (d. 2000)
  • Gervase Hughes, English composer and conductor, born in Birmingham, England (d. 1984)
Born in 1905
1905 Highlights

About September 1, 1905

Day of the Week: Friday
How Long Ago? 117 years, 6 months and 25 days
Leap Year: No

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