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Source: Wikipedia Historical context
  • Koningin WilhelminaKoningin Wilhelmina (Huis van Oranje-Nassau) was from 1890 till 1948 sovereign of the Netherlands (also known as Koninkrijk der Nederlanden)
  • In The Netherlands , there was from August 1, 1901 to August 16, 1905 the cabinet Kuijper, with Dr. A. Kuijper (AR) as prime minister.
  • In The Netherlands , there was from August 17, 1905 to February 11, 1908 the cabinet De Meester, with Mr. Th. de Meester (unie-liberaal) as prime minister.
  • The Netherlands had about 5.5 million citizens.
  • Norway holds a referendum in favor of monarchy over republic.
  • Former Governor Frank Steunenberg is assassinated near his home in Caldwell, Idaho.
  • Norway becomes independent from Sweden.
Weather

The temperature on July 31, 1905 was between 11.7 °C and 21.0 °C and averaged 16.7 °C. There was 1.4 hours of sunshine (9%). The average windspeed was 3 Bft (moderate breeze) and was prevailing from the west-southwest.

Source: KNMI (weather station De Bilt/The Netherlands) 

Source: Delpher (Koninklijke Bibliotheek Newspapers from July 31, 1905 at Delpher

Born on July 31
Died on July 31

Names that were popular for boys in 1905
  • Johannes
  • Jan
  • Cornelis
  • Hendrik
  • Willem
  • Pieter
  • Gerrit
  • Petrus
  • Jacobus
  • Adrianus
  • Jacob
  • Wilhelmus
  • Hendrikus
  • Gerardus
  • Dirk
Names that were popular for girls in 1905
  • Maria
  • Johanna
  • Anna
  • Cornelia
  • Wilhelmina
  • Elisabeth
  • Adriana
  • Hendrika
  • Catharina
  • Petronella
  • Jacoba
  • Aaltje
  • Geertruida
  • Helena
  • Alida