Historical Events In 1904
Sunday, 15 December 2019
Aug 11 In the year 1904 german-ltalian General Von Trotha defeats Herero in SW Africa
Aug 11 In the year 1904 jess Stacy, pianist
Aug 12 In the year 1904 aleksei N Romanov, son of tsar Nicolas II [OS=July 30]
Aug 13 Charles "Buddy" Rogers, Olathe KS, actor (Wings) on this day in history.
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 Boston's Jesse Tannehell no-hits Chic White Sox, 6-0 on this day in history.
Aug 18 Chris Watson resigns as Prime Minister of Australia and is succeeded by George Reid on this day in history.
Aug 18 Max Factor Jr, CEO (Max Factor Cosmetics) on this day in history.
Aug 19 On this day in history ted Nightingale, former colonial governor
Aug 20 Jaap [Jacob AW] Burger, chairman (PvdA) in the year 1904.
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 Deng Xiaoping, Chinese party leader (1976-1983) in the year 1904.
Aug 23 In the year 1904 automobile tire chain patented
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 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 In the year 1904 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 In the year 1904 kate Fanny Loder, composer, dies at 79
Aug 30 In the year 1904 thomas Hicks wins 3rd Olympics marathon (3:28:53.0) (40 km)
Sep 01 In the year 1904 johnny Mack Brown, Dothan AL, actor (Lawman is Born, Back Trail)
Sep 02 In the year 1904 vera Vague, [Barbara Jo Allen], NYC, actress (Follow the Leader)
Sep 03 St Louis Olympics close in the year 1904.
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 In the year 1904 julian Hill, research chemist
Sep 06 Karlo Arvi Kivimaa, Finnish writer (Groenende Cross) in the year 1904.