On This Day

What Happened on September 30, 1905

Famous Birthdays

  • Michael Powell, English director, screenwriter, producer (Red Shoes), born in Bekesbourne, England (d. 1990)
  • Nevill Francis Mott, English physicist (Nobel Prize for Physics 1977 for work on amorphous semiconductors), born in Leeds, England (d. 1996)
  • Ralph Forbes, English actor (Romeo & Juliet, Daniel Boone), born in London, England (d. 1951)
  • Savitri Devi [Maximiani Portas], Greek French Nazi writer, born in Lyon, France (d. 1982)
1905 Highlights

About September 30, 1905

Day of the Week: Saturday
How Long Ago? 115 years, 1 month and 29 days
Leap Year: No

Generation Greatest Generation
Chinese Zodiac: Snake
Star Sign: Libra