Historical Events In 1904
Tuesday, 07 April 2020
Aug 11 German-ltalian General Von Trotha defeats Herero in SW Africa on this day in history.
Aug 11 Jess Stacy, pianist in the year 1904.
Aug 12 Aleksei N Romanov, son of tsar Nicolas II [OS=July 30] on this day in history.
Aug 13 Charles "Buddy" Rogers, Olathe KS, actor (Wings) in the year 1904.
Aug 15 In the year 1904 bill Baird, Grand Is Nebr, puppeteer (Kukla Fran & Ollie, Muppet Show)
Aug 16 On this day in history nYC begins building Grand Central Station
Aug 16 Wendell Stanley, biochemist, 1st to crystallize a virus (Nobel 1946) in the year 1904.
Aug 17 Boston's Jesse Tannehell no-hits Chic White Sox, 6-0 in the year 1904.
Aug 18 Chris Watson resigns as Prime Minister of Australia and is succeeded by George Reid in the year 1904.
Aug 18 In the year 1904 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 On this day in history the birth of Count Baise, US bandleader and jazz player
Aug 21 [William] Count Basie, Red Bank NJ, jazz musician (Blazing Saddles) in the year 1904.
Aug 22 On this day in history deng Xiaoping, Chinese party leader (1976-1983)
Aug 23 On this day in history automobile tire chain patented
Aug 24 In the year 1904 24th US Mens Tennis: Holcombe Ward beats William Clothier (108 64 97)
Aug 24 Rod Redwing, NY, actor (Buffalo Bill in Tomahawk Territory) in the year 1904.
Aug 25 James J Jeffries TKOs Jack Munroe in 2 for heavyweight boxing title on this day in history.
Aug 25 In the year 1904 jim Jefferies KOsJack Munroe & retains boxing heavyweight title
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 On this day in history murad V, sultan of Turkey (1876), dies
Aug 29 Werner Forssman, German urologist (Nobel 1956) on this day in history.
Aug 30 In the year 1904 kate Fanny Loder, composer, dies at 79
Aug 30 On this day in history thomas Hicks wins 3rd Olympics marathon (3:28:53.0) (40 km)
Sep 01 Johnny Mack Brown, Dothan AL, actor (Lawman is Born, Back Trail) in the year 1904.
Sep 02 Vera Vague, [Barbara Jo Allen], NYC, actress (Follow the Leader) in the year 1904.
Sep 03 In the year 1904 st Louis Olympics close
Sep 03 St Louis Olympics closes in the year 1904.
Sep 04 Dali Lama signs treaty allowing British commerce in Tibet in the year 1904.
Sep 04 Julian Hill, research chemist on this day in history.
Sep 06 Karlo Arvi Kivimaa, Finnish writer (Groenende Cross) on this day in history.