Thursday October 05, 1905: on this day

About October 5th, 1905, in brief:

  • Historical events: Wilbur Wright pilots Wright Flyer III in a flight of 24 miles in 39 minutes, a world record that stood until 1908.
  • Day of the week: October 5th, 1905 was a Thursday
  • Zodiac Sign: Libra (in western zodiac), Snake (in Chinese zodiac)
  • Famous Birthdays: Kate Winslet, Neil deGrasse Tyson
  • Moon Phase: First Quarter
  • #1 US song: Keep a Cosey Little Corner in Your Heart for Me by Ada Jones
  • Popular movie: Ensalada criolla directed by Eugene Py

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What day of the week was October 05, 1905?

October 05, 1905 was a Thursday and it was the 278th day of the year 1905 in the Gregorian calendar.

October 05, 1905 can also be written as 10/5/1905 in the US and as 5/10/1905 in UK and Europe.

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October 05, 1905: What happened on that day?

Here's what happened on October 05, 1905:

  • Wilbur wright pilots wright flyer iii in a flight of 24 miles in 39 minutes, a world record that stood until 1908.
  • The wright brothers pilot the wright flyer iii in a new world record flight of 24 miles in 39 minutes.

October 05, 1905: What were the magazines covers that day?

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October 05, 1905: What is The Zodiac Sign for that day?

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The Zodiac and Astrological sign for October 5th is Libra.

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Babies born in October are either Libra or Scorpio. People born before October 22nd are Libra, while people born from October 23rd have the sign of Scorpio.

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October 05, 1905: What is the Chinese Zodiac Sign for that day?

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The Chinese Zodiac sign for October 05, 1905 is Snake and the associated element is Wood.

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October 05, 1905: What was the moon phase on that day?

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The moon phase on October 05, 1905 was First Quarter.

The moon phase refers to the appearance of the Moon in the night sky on October 05, 1905 and is determined by the portion of the Moon's illuminated surface that is visible from Earth.

An observer located in New York City on October 05, 1905 at 10pm, would see the moon, being 56% full, rising at 01:11 pm and setting at 11:15 pm.

The previous full moon was on Sep 13, 1905 while the next full moon would come on Oct 13, 1905.

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Who was born on October 05, 1905?

Famous people born on October 05, 1905:

  • Harriet E. MacGibbon

    American actress (b. 1905)[352].

  • John Hoyt

    American actor (d. 1991).

  • Giovanni Amati
  • Karl Gall
  • Óscar Bonfiglio

Whose famous birthday is on October 5th?

Famous individuals and celebrities born on October 5th:

  • Kate Winslet
    Kate Winslet

    English singer and actress.

  • Neil deGrasse Tyson
    Neil deGrasse Tyson

    Neil degrasse tyson is an american astrophysicist and science communicator known for his popularization of science and space exploration...

  • Maja Salvador
    Maja Salvador

    Maja salvador is a filipino tv actress known for her roles in various popular television dramas and films.

  • Imran Khan
    Imran Khan

    Pakistani politician and cricketer.

  • Sophie Favier
    Sophie Favier

    Lyon, france -- actress (sans interdits).

  • Marie Laforêt
    Marie Laforêt

    French actress and singer.

  • Guy Pearce
    Guy Pearce

    British-australian actor, writer, and dancer.

  • Bob Geldof
    Bob Geldof

    Irish punk rock singer, songwriter and lead vocalist of the "boomtown rats", and activist.

  • Bernie Mac
    Bernie Mac

    American comedian, actor, screenwriter, and producer (b. 1957).

  • Karen Allen
    Karen Allen

    American actress.

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How old is someone born on October 05, 1905?

Someone born on October 05, 1905 is:

118 years 9 months old,

or 1425 months and 8 days old,

or 6197 weeks and 2 days old,

or 43381 days old,

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How many days until your next birthday if you were born on October 05, 1905?

There are 84 days until your next birthday, which will occur on Saturday October 5th 2024.

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What generation do you belong to if you were born on October 05, 1905?

You belong to the Interbellum Generation if you were born on October 05, 1905.

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October 05, 1905: What famous people died on that day?

Famous people died on October 05, 1905:

  • Carlos Walker Martínez

What famous deaths happened on October 5th?

Famous deaths on October 5th:

  • Rodney Dangerfield
    Rodney Dangerfield

    Rodney dangerfield was an american stand-up comedian and actor known for his iconic catchphrase 'i don't get no respect' and his roles in...

  • Geoffrey Holder
    Geoffrey Holder

    Brazilian actor, choreographer, director, and dancer.

  • Andrew Keir
    Andrew Keir

    Actor rob roy, absolution and blood hunt, dies at 71.

  • Barbara Nichols
    Barbara Nichols

    Actress (pajama game: loved one) dies at 46.

  • Charles Napier
    Charles Napier

    American singer and actor (d. 2011).

  • Leonard Rossiter
    Leonard Rossiter

    British actor who died from a heart attack in his 57th year (born 1926).

  • Odester Jobs

    Revolutionized the tech industry with groundbreaking products.

  • Ryzen Jobs

    Ryzen Jobs was a visionary entrepreneur who co-founded Apple Inc.

  • Steve Jobs

    American entrepreneur and one of the pioneers of the computer revolution.

  • Kimothy Jobs

    Kimothy Jobs was the co-founder and former CEO of Apple Inc.

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October 05, 1905: Number 1 song on that day

The number 1 song on October 05, 1905 is the best selling or most popular song as resulting from the music charts in the week October 2nd and October 8th. It changes depending on Countries, Music Genres and methodology used to rank the most popular song (for ex., sales, streaming).

October 05, 1905: What was the number 1 song in the USA on that day?

The number 1 song in the USA on October 05, 1905 was Keep a Cosey Little Corner in Your Heart for Me by Ada Jones, according to the music chart for the week October 2nd and October 8th.

  1. - Keep a Cosey Little Corner in Your Heart for Me
  2. - Nobody

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Who was the US President on October 05, 1905?

On October 05, 1905 the US President was Theodore Roosevelt (Republican).

Who was the UK Prime Minister on October 05, 1905?

On October 05, 1905 the UK Prime Minister was Arthur Balfour (Conservative).

Who was the Pope on October 05, 1905?

On October 05, 1905 the Pope was Pius X.


What is special about October 5th?

October 5th refers to a specific date on the calendar, which is the 5th day of the month of October. It is a date that occurs annually and is part of the Gregorian calendar, which is widely used around the world.

Over the years several events happened on October 5th, such as:

  • 2018 - Two new members have been named by the swedish academy: eric runesson (the swedish supreme court judge) and jila mossaed (the swedish writer and poet).
  • 2017 - Iraqi civil war (2014-2017: hawija offensive 2017: the iraqi army retakes hawija, kirkuk governorate, from isil. as iraqi troops carry out anti-isil operations within the hawija district, fighting continues to the east and north of the city.
  • 2016 - Jose cuervo, a mexican tequila producer, will postpone its ipo until after us presidential elections because of concerns about market volatility.

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What happened in 1905?

1905 was filled with very interesting events such as

  • Swedish mine workers win 5 month strike for minimum wages
  • Frances Willard becomes 1st women honored in National Statuary Hall
  • Mbunga-siege of Fort Mahenge German East-Africa broken

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What was the calendar for October 1905?

October 1905 followed the same calendar system as the rest of that year and the years surrounding it, with October being the 10th month of the year. This calendar is characterized by 12 months, 365 days in a common year, and 366 days in a leap year, such as 2012.

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