Texas Timeline Index
1905 January 07
The Humble Oil Field is discovered.1905 January 12
Singer and film actor Tex Ritter is born in Panola County.1905 August 20
Jack Teagarden, outstanding trombone player of the Big Band Era, is born in Vernon.1905 September 19
Leon Jaworski is born in Waco. He becomes president of the American Bar Association and the Watergate chief prosecutor.1905 December 24
Howard R. Hughes Jr. is born in Houston.