Historical Events In 1904
Thursday, 22 April 2021
Aug 11 German-ltalian General Von Trotha defeats Herero in SW Africa in the year 1904.
Aug 11 On this day in history jess Stacy, pianist
Aug 12 Aleksei N Romanov, son of tsar Nicolas II [OS=July 30] on this day in history.
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 NYC begins building Grand Central Station on this day in history.
Aug 16 On this day in history wendell Stanley, biochemist, 1st to crystallize a virus (Nobel 1946)
Aug 17 Boston's Jesse Tannehell no-hits Chic White Sox, 6-0 in the year 1904.
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 Jaap [Jacob AW] Burger, chairman (PvdA) in the year 1904.
Aug 21 The birth of Count Baise, US bandleader and jazz player in the year 1904.
Aug 21 On this day in history [William] Count Basie, Red Bank NJ, jazz musician (Blazing Saddles)
Aug 22 On this day in history 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 Rod Redwing, NY, actor (Buffalo Bill in Tomahawk Territory) on this day in history.
Aug 25 In the year 1904 james J Jeffries TKOs Jack Munroe in 2 for heavyweight boxing title
Aug 25 On this day in history jim Jefferies KOsJack Munroe & retains boxing heavyweight title
Aug 26 On this day in history christopher W Bradshaw-Isherwood, Brit/US writer (Goodbye to Berlin)
Aug 28 The first jail sentence for speeding in an automobile is pronounced in Newport, RI in the year 1904.
Aug 29 In the year 1904 3rd modern Olympic Games opens in St Louis
Aug 29 On this day in history murad V, sultan of Turkey (1876), dies
Aug 29 In the year 1904 werner Forssman, German urologist (Nobel 1956)
Aug 30 Kate Fanny Loder, composer, dies at 79 on this day in history.
Aug 30 Thomas Hicks wins 3rd Olympics marathon (3:28:53.0) (40 km) in the year 1904.
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 In the year 1904 st Louis Olympics close
Sep 03 On this day in history st Louis Olympics closes
Sep 04 Dali Lama signs treaty allowing British commerce in Tibet on this day in history.
Sep 04 Julian Hill, research chemist on this day in history.
Sep 06 Karlo Arvi Kivimaa, Finnish writer (Groenende Cross) in the year 1904.