Historical Events In 1904
Wednesday, 24 April 2019
Aug 11 German-ltalian General Von Trotha defeats Herero in SW Africa on this day in history.
Aug 11 On this day in history jess Stacy, pianist
Aug 12 Aleksei N Romanov, son of tsar Nicolas II [OS=July 30] in the year 1904.
Aug 13 On this day in history charles "Buddy" Rogers, Olathe KS, actor (Wings)
Aug 15 Bill Baird, Grand Is Nebr, puppeteer (Kukla Fran & Ollie, Muppet Show) on this day in history.
Aug 16 NYC begins building Grand Central Station on this day in history.
Aug 16 Wendell Stanley, biochemist, 1st to crystallize a virus (Nobel 1946) in the year 1904.
Aug 17 On this day in history 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 on this day in history.
Aug 18 Max Factor Jr, CEO (Max Factor Cosmetics) on this day in history.
Aug 19 In the year 1904 ted Nightingale, former colonial governor
Aug 20 Jaap [Jacob AW] Burger, chairman (PvdA) in the year 1904.
Aug 21 On this day in history the birth of Count Baise, US bandleader and jazz player
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 on this day in history.
Aug 24 In the year 1904 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 On this day in history christopher W Bradshaw-Isherwood, Brit/US writer (Goodbye to Berlin)
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 In the year 1904 werner Forssman, German urologist (Nobel 1956)
Aug 30 On this day in history 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 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 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) on this day in history.