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
1905 History

Famous Birthdays

  • Herby Wade, South African cricket batsman & captain (10 Tests, 327 runs; Natal), born in Durban, South Africa (d. 1980)
Born in 1905

Famous Deaths

Pierre Savorgnan de Brazza (1852-1905)

Italian-French explorer of the Congo (Brazzaville named after him), dies at 53

About September 14, 1905

Day of the Week: Thursday
How Long Ago? 118 years and 17 days
Leap Year: No

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