On This Day

What Happened on September 17, 1905

Famous Birthdays

  • Hans Freudenthal, German-Dutch mathematician and director (OW&OC), born in Luckenwalde, Brandenburg (d. 1990)
  • Jorge Urrutia Blondel, Chilean composer, born in La Serena, Chile (d. 1981)
1905 Highlights

About September 17, 1905

Day of the Week: Sunday
How Long Ago? 114 years, 10 months and 18 days
Leap Year: No

Generation Greatest Generation
Chinese Zodiac: Snake
Star Sign: Virgo