Historical Events In 1904
Tuesday, 17 May 2022
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 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 On this day in history 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) in the year 1904.
Aug 17 Boston's Jesse Tannehell no-hits Chic White Sox, 6-0 on this day in history.
Aug 18 On this day in history chris Watson resigns as Prime Minister of Australia and is succeeded by George Reid.
Aug 18 On this day in history max Factor Jr, CEO (Max Factor Cosmetics)
Aug 19 On this day in history 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 in the year 1904.
Aug 21 [William] Count Basie, Red Bank NJ, jazz musician (Blazing Saddles) in the year 1904.
Aug 22 Deng Xiaoping, Chinese party leader (1976-1983) in the year 1904.
Aug 23 Automobile tire chain patented on this day in history.
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 In the year 1904 james J Jeffries TKOs Jack Munroe in 2 for heavyweight boxing title
Aug 25 Jim Jefferies KOsJack Munroe & retains boxing heavyweight title on this day in history.
Aug 26 In the year 1904 christopher W Bradshaw-Isherwood, Brit/US writer (Goodbye to Berlin)
Aug 28 On this day in history the first jail sentence for speeding in an automobile is pronounced in Newport, RI.
Aug 29 In the year 1904 3rd modern Olympic Games opens in St Louis
Aug 29 In the year 1904 murad V, sultan of Turkey (1876), dies
Aug 29 Werner Forssman, German urologist (Nobel 1956) on this day in history.
Aug 30 Kate Fanny Loder, composer, dies at 79 in the year 1904.
Aug 30 In the year 1904 thomas Hicks wins 3rd Olympics marathon (3:28:53.0) (40 km)
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) on this day in history.
Sep 03 On this day in history st Louis Olympics close
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 Julian Hill, research chemist on this day in history.
Sep 06 In the year 1904 karlo Arvi Kivimaa, Finnish writer (Groenende Cross)