Historical Events In 1904
Sunday, 05 July 2020
Aug 11 German-ltalian General Von Trotha defeats Herero in SW Africa on this day in history.
Aug 11 In the year 1904 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 On this day in history bill Baird, Grand Is Nebr, puppeteer (Kukla Fran & Ollie, Muppet Show)
Aug 16 NYC begins building Grand Central Station in the year 1904.
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 On this day in history chris Watson resigns as Prime Minister of Australia and is succeeded by George Reid.
Aug 18 In the year 1904 max Factor Jr, CEO (Max Factor Cosmetics)
Aug 19 Ted Nightingale, former colonial governor in the year 1904.
Aug 20 On this day in history jaap [Jacob AW] Burger, chairman (PvdA)
Aug 21 On this day in history the birth of Count Baise, US bandleader and jazz player
Aug 21 In the year 1904 [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 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 In the year 1904 rod Redwing, NY, actor (Buffalo Bill in Tomahawk Territory)
Aug 25 James J Jeffries TKOs Jack Munroe in 2 for heavyweight boxing title in the year 1904.
Aug 25 On this day in history 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 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 On this day in history werner Forssman, German urologist (Nobel 1956)
Aug 30 Kate Fanny Loder, composer, dies at 79 in the year 1904.
Aug 30 Thomas Hicks wins 3rd Olympics marathon (3:28:53.0) (40 km) in the year 1904.
Sep 01 Johnny Mack Brown, Dothan AL, actor (Lawman is Born, Back Trail) on this day in history.
Sep 02 Vera Vague, [Barbara Jo Allen], NYC, actress (Follow the Leader) in the year 1904.
Sep 03 On this day in history st Louis Olympics close
Sep 03 St Louis Olympics closes on this day in history.
Sep 04 Dali Lama signs treaty allowing British commerce in Tibet on this day in history.
Sep 04 Julian Hill, research chemist in the year 1904.
Sep 06 Karlo Arvi Kivimaa, Finnish writer (Groenende Cross) in the year 1904.