December 1905 calendar

December 1905

Learn the most interesting events and historical facts that happened in December 1905.
The US president was Theodore Roosevelt (Republican), the UK Prime Minister was Arthur Balfour (Conservative), Pope Pius X was leading the Catholic Church.

But much more happened on December 1905: find out below


Historical Events

Which were the important events of December 1905?


  • 04 Dec 1905 British government of Balfour resigns.
  • 05 Dec 1905 Henry Campbell-Bannerman (Liberal) becomes Prime Minister of England.
  • 09 Dec 1905 French Assembly National votes for separation of church and state.
  • 11 Dec 1905 British government of Campbell-Bannerman forms.
  • 15 Dec 1905 The Pushkin House is established in Saint Petersburg, Russia, to preserve the cultural heritage of Alexander Pushkin.
  • 18 Dec 1905 H V Hordern takes 8-81 in second innings of F-C debut (New South Wales versus Queensland).
  • 27 Dec 1905 M A Noble scores 281 (369 minutes, 21 fours) New South Wales versus Victoria.
  • 28 Dec 1905 New South Wales all out for 805 versus Victoria, win by innings and 253.
  • 30 Dec 1905 Former Idaho Governor Frank Steunenberg is assassinated at the front gate of his home in Caldwell.
  • 11 Dec 1905 A workers' uprising occurs in Kyiv, Ukraine (then part of the Russian Empire), and establishes the Shuliavka Republic.
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Music charts

Which were the top hits in December 1905?
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Top #5 songs in the USA

  1. - Blue Danube Waltz
  2. - In the Valley of Yesterday
  3. - Silent Night, Hallowed Night
  4. - Everybody Works but Father
  5. - Everybody Works but Father


Which were the most popular Movies released in that month?