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Historical Events In 1904

Monday, 21 January 2019

Jan 01   Netherlands Indies colony begins opium production on this day in history.  

Jan 02   In the year 1904 james Longstreet, Confederate general, dies at 82  

Jan 02   James Melton, Moultrie Ga, opera tenor (Ford Festival) in the year 1904.  

Jan 03   In the year 1904 boris Kochno, Russian ballet dancer (La Chatte)  

Jan 03   In the year 1904 marines from USS Dixie arrive in Panama  

Jan 04   On this day in history stanley Cup: Ottawa Silver 7 beat Winnipeg Rowing Club, 2 games to 1  

Jan 04   Supreme Court rules Puerto Ricans cannot be denied admission to US on this day in history.  

Jan 05   In the year 1904 -34F (-36.7C), River Vale, New Jersey (state record)  

Jan 05   England beat Australia at the MCG, Rhodes 7-56 & 8-68 on this day in history.  

Jan 05   Karl A von Zittel, German geologist/paleontologist (Libya), dies at 64 in the year 1904.  

Jan 07   Marconi Co establishes "CQD" as 1st intl radio distress signal on this day in history.  

Jan 07   In the year 1904 marconi Co establishes "CQD" as first international radio distress signal  

Jan 08   Peter Arno, NYC, cartoonist (New Yorker) on this day in history.  

Jan 08   Pope Pius X banned low cut dresses in the presence of churchmen in the year 1904.  

Jan 09   Alfred Richard, cricketer (6 & 0 in only Test for S Af 1895-96), dies on this day in history.  

Jan 09   On this day in history george Balanchine, dancer/choreographer/ballet producer [NS=Jan 22]  

Jan 10   Jesus Garcia Leoz, composer on this day in history.  

Jan 11   On this day in history frederick Boland, Irish diplomat/president (UN General Assembly)  

Jan 11   In the year 1904 herero people of South West Africa, now Namibia, begin uprising  

Jan 12   Mississippi Fred McDowell, jazz artist on this day in history.  

Jan 12   In the year 1904 southwest-Africa uprising under Samuel Maherero against German garison  

Jan 13   Richard Addinsell, London England, composer (Taming of Shrew) on this day in history.  

Jan 14   Cecil Beaton, England, royal family photographer on this day in history.  

Jan 14   The birth of Cecil Beaton, British photographer in the year 1904.  

Jan 15   On this day in history eduard Lassen, composer, dies at 73  

Jan 16   On this day in history max Vredenburg, composer  

Jan 17   On this day in history anton Chekhov's "Cherry Orchard" opens at Moscow Art Theater  

Jan 17   Grant Withers, Pueblo CO, actor (Oklahoma, Annie) in the year 1904.  

Jan 18   On this day in history cary Grant, England, actor (Arsenic & Old Lace, North by Northwest)  

Jan 18   The birth of Cary Grant, American Hollywood film actor on this day in history.  

Jan 18   In the year 1904 the birth of Cary Grant, American Hollywood film actor2007 Comet McNaught, the brightest comet to appear in over 40 years, becomes visible over the Southern Hemisphere. Hurricane Kyrill creates havoc as it passes across northern Europe.jan 18 - The strongest storm in the UK for 17 years kills 14 people, Germany sees the worst storm since 1999 with 13 deaths. Hurricane Kyrill, caused at least 44 deaths across 20 countries in Western Europe. Other losses include the Container Ship MSC Napoli destroyed by the storm of the coast of Devon, England.  

Jan 19   In the year 1904 james Winston Watts, developer (Frontal Lobotomy)  

Jan 20   Alexandra Danilova, Peterhof Russia, ballerina (Turning Point) in the year 1904.  

Jan 21   In the year 1904 joseph Ford McGuinn, Brooklyn NY, actor (Dick Tracy's G-Men)  

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Famous Birthdays In 1904

Famous People Born In This Year In History

Jan 01   On this day in history birth of fazal Ilahi Chaudhry, Pakistani politician (d. 1982)  

Jan 01   Ethan Allen, American baseball player (d. 1993) was born in the year 1904.  

Jan 02   James Melton, Moultrie Ga, opera tenor (Ford Festival) was born on this day in history.  

Jan 02   Sally Rand, Hickory County MO, stripper (fan dance) was born on this day in history.  

Jan 03   In the year 1904 birth of boris Kochno, Russian ballet dancer (La Chatte)  

Jan 05   Erica Morini, Austrian violinist (d. 1995) was born on this day in history.  

Jan 05   Jeane Dixon, American astrologer (d. 1997) was born on this day in history.  

Jan 05   In the year 1904 birth of erica Morini, Vienna Austria, concert violinist (d. 1995)  

Famous Deaths In 1904

Famous People Died In This Year In History

Jan 02   On this day in history james Longstreet, Confederate general, dies at 82  

Jan 05   Karl A von Zittel, German geologist/paleontologist (Libya), dies at 64 on this day in history.  

Jan 09   Alfred Richard, cricketer (6 & 0 in only Test for S Af 1895-96), dies in the year 1904.  

Jan 10   On this day in history death of jean-Léon Gérôme, French painter and sculptor (b. 1824)  

Jan 15   On this day in history eduard Lassen, composer, dies at 73  

Jan 24   In the year 1904 franz Coenen, composer, dies at 77  

Jan 26   In the year 1904 john P R Tak, Dutch liberal politician, dies at 64  

Jan 27   In the year 1904 adam Minchejmer, composer, dies at 73  

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