Historical Events In 1904
Monday, 19 August 2019
Aug 11 On this day in history 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) in the year 1904.
Aug 15 On this day in history 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 In the year 1904 wendell Stanley, biochemist, 1st to crystallize a virus (Nobel 1946)
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) in the year 1904.
Aug 19 In the year 1904 ted Nightingale, former colonial governor
Aug 20 Jaap [Jacob AW] Burger, chairman (PvdA) on this day in history.
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 In the year 1904 deng Xiaoping, Chinese party leader (1976-1983)
Aug 23 In the year 1904 automobile tire chain patented
Aug 24 In the year 1904 24th US Mens Tennis: Holcombe Ward beats William Clothier (108 64 97)
Aug 24 On this day in history 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 in the year 1904.
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 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 In the year 1904 werner Forssman, German urologist (Nobel 1956)
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 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 In the year 1904 st Louis Olympics closes
Sep 04 Dali Lama signs treaty allowing British commerce in Tibet in the year 1904.
Sep 04 On this day in history julian Hill, research chemist
Sep 06 Karlo Arvi Kivimaa, Finnish writer (Groenende Cross) on this day in history.