January 5, 1904 in History

Day of the Week: Tuesday

Events in History

  • -34°F (-36.7°C), River Vale, New Jersey (state record)
  • -42°F (-41.1°C), Smethport, Pennsylvania (state record)
  • England beat Australia at the MCG, Rhodes 7-56 & 8-68

Birthdays in History

  • Jeane Dixon, American astrologer "A Gift of Prophecy" (d. 1997)

Deaths in History

  • Karl Alfred Ritter von Zittel, German geologist and paleontologist (Libya), dies at 64