Historical Events In 1904
Saturday, 26 September 2020
Jan 01 In the year 1904 netherlands Indies colony begins opium production
Jan 02 In the year 1904 james Longstreet, Confederate general, dies at 82
Jan 02 James Melton, Moultrie Ga, opera tenor (Ford Festival) on this day in history.
Jan 03 Boris Kochno, Russian ballet dancer (La Chatte) on this day in history.
Jan 03 Marines from USS Dixie arrive in Panama on this day in history.
Jan 04 Stanley Cup: Ottawa Silver 7 beat Winnipeg Rowing Club, 2 games to 1 on this day in history.
Jan 04 In the year 1904 supreme Court rules Puerto Ricans cannot be denied admission to US
Jan 05 -34°F (-36.7°C), River Vale, New Jersey (state record) in the year 1904.
Jan 05 England beat Australia at the MCG, Rhodes 7-56 & 8-68 in the year 1904.
Jan 05 On this day in history karl A von Zittel, German geologist/paleontologist (Libya), dies at 64
Jan 07 On this day in history marconi Co establishes "CQD" as 1st intl radio distress signal
Jan 07 Marconi Co establishes "CQD" as first international radio distress signal on this day in history.
Jan 08 Peter Arno, NYC, cartoonist (New Yorker) on this day in history.
Jan 08 On this day in history pope Pius X banned low cut dresses in the presence of churchmen
Jan 09 In the year 1904 alfred Richard, cricketer (6 & 0 in only Test for S Af 1895-96), dies
Jan 09 On this day in history george Balanchine, dancer/choreographer/ballet producer [NS=Jan 22]
Jan 10 Jesus Garcia Leoz, composer in the year 1904.
Jan 11 On this day in history frederick Boland, Irish diplomat/president (UN General Assembly)
Jan 11 Herero people of South West Africa, now Namibia, begin uprising in the year 1904.
Jan 12 Mississippi Fred McDowell, jazz artist in the year 1904.
Jan 12 In the year 1904 southwest-Africa uprising under Samuel Maherero against German garison
Jan 13 On this day in history richard Addinsell, London England, composer (Taming of Shrew)
Jan 14 Cecil Beaton, England, royal family photographer in the year 1904.
Jan 14 The birth of Cecil Beaton, British photographer in the year 1904.
Jan 15 Eduard Lassen, composer, dies at 73 in the year 1904.
Jan 16 Max Vredenburg, composer on this day in history.
Jan 17 Anton Chekhov's "Cherry Orchard" opens at Moscow Art Theater in the year 1904.
Jan 17 In the year 1904 grant Withers, Pueblo CO, actor (Oklahoma, Annie)
Jan 18 In the year 1904 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 Joseph Ford McGuinn, Brooklyn NY, actor (Dick Tracy's G-Men) on this day in history.