On This Day

What Happened on September 14, 1905

Historical Events

  • Albert Cuypstrat street market in Amsterdam inaugurated
  • Dutch AR-politician AWF Idenburg named governor of Suriname
  • RAC Tourist Trophy first run on Isle of Man

Famous Deaths

  • Pierre Savorgnan de Brazza, Italian-French explorer of the Congo (Brazzaville named after him), dies at 53
1905 Highlights

About September 14, 1905

Day of the Week: Thursday
How Long Ago? 116 years, 1 month and 9 days
Leap Year: No

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