Who knows one hundred five?

Please cite/link your sources, if possible. At some point at least twenty-four hours from now, I will:

  • Upvote all interesting answers.

  • Accept the best answer.

  • *Go on to the next number.

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The Beis Yosef (Orach Chaim 46) calculates that on a typical day one would recite 105 blessings (five more than the statutory minimum).


Avraham live 105 years after the Bris Ben haBesarim.


The Chofetz Chaim's obit- aged 105

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    Interesting! Because in fact he lived to be only 94, as far as I know (he was born in 5599/1839).
    – Alex
    Commented Oct 18, 2010 at 4:53
  • Yeah, but 105 makes a better headline! I'm not sure where the lines got crossed.
    – YDK
    Commented Oct 18, 2010 at 16:13

The age of Shes when he begat Enosh.


105 is the number of the last daf in Eruvin.


105 are the verses in Micha.​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​

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