Historical Events In 1904
Wednesday, 19 June 2019
Aug 11 On this day in history german-ltalian General Von Trotha defeats Herero in SW Africa
Aug 11 Jess Stacy, pianist in the year 1904.
Aug 12 In the year 1904 aleksei N Romanov, son of tsar Nicolas II [OS=July 30]
Aug 13 In the year 1904 charles "Buddy" Rogers, Olathe KS, actor (Wings)
Aug 15 In the year 1904 bill Baird, Grand Is Nebr, puppeteer (Kukla Fran & Ollie, Muppet Show)
Aug 16 In the year 1904 nYC begins building Grand Central Station
Aug 16 Wendell Stanley, biochemist, 1st to crystallize a virus (Nobel 1946) on this day in history.
Aug 17 In the year 1904 boston's Jesse Tannehell no-hits Chic White Sox, 6-0
Aug 18 Chris Watson resigns as Prime Minister of Australia and is succeeded by George Reid in the year 1904.
Aug 18 On this day in history max Factor Jr, CEO (Max Factor Cosmetics)
Aug 19 In the year 1904 ted Nightingale, former colonial governor
Aug 20 On this day in history jaap [Jacob AW] Burger, chairman (PvdA)
Aug 21 The birth of Count Baise, US bandleader and jazz player on this day in history.
Aug 21 On this day in history [William] Count Basie, Red Bank NJ, jazz musician (Blazing Saddles)
Aug 22 In the year 1904 deng Xiaoping, Chinese party leader (1976-1983)
Aug 23 Automobile tire chain patented in the year 1904.
Aug 24 On this day in history 24th US Mens Tennis: Holcombe Ward beats William Clothier (108 64 97)
Aug 24 In the year 1904 rod Redwing, NY, actor (Buffalo Bill in Tomahawk Territory)
Aug 25 James J Jeffries TKOs Jack Munroe in 2 for heavyweight boxing title on this day in history.
Aug 25 Jim Jefferies KOsJack Munroe & retains boxing heavyweight title on this day in history.
Aug 26 Christopher W Bradshaw-Isherwood, Brit/US writer (Goodbye to Berlin) on this day in history.
Aug 28 The first jail sentence for speeding in an automobile is pronounced in Newport, RI on this day in history.
Aug 29 3rd modern Olympic Games opens in St Louis in the year 1904.
Aug 29 Murad V, sultan of Turkey (1876), dies in the year 1904.
Aug 29 In the year 1904 werner Forssman, German urologist (Nobel 1956)
Aug 30 In the year 1904 kate Fanny Loder, composer, dies at 79
Aug 30 Thomas Hicks wins 3rd Olympics marathon (3:28:53.0) (40 km) on this day in history.
Sep 01 On this day in history johnny Mack Brown, Dothan AL, actor (Lawman is Born, Back Trail)
Sep 02 Vera Vague, [Barbara Jo Allen], NYC, actress (Follow the Leader) in the year 1904.
Sep 03 St Louis Olympics close on this day in history.
Sep 03 St Louis Olympics closes in the year 1904.
Sep 04 On this day in history dali Lama signs treaty allowing British commerce in Tibet
Sep 04 On this day in history julian Hill, research chemist
Sep 06 Karlo Arvi Kivimaa, Finnish writer (Groenende Cross) on this day in history.