Historical Events In 1904
Tuesday, 19 February 2019
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] 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) in the year 1904.
Aug 16 On this day in history nYC begins building Grand Central Station
Aug 16 Wendell Stanley, biochemist, 1st to crystallize a virus (Nobel 1946) in the year 1904.
Aug 17 Boston's Jesse Tannehell no-hits Chic White Sox, 6-0 on this day in history.
Aug 18 In the year 1904 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 Ted Nightingale, former colonial governor in the year 1904.
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 on this day in history.
Aug 21 [William] Count Basie, Red Bank NJ, jazz musician (Blazing Saddles) on this day in history.
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 24th US Mens Tennis: Holcombe Ward beats William Clothier (108 64 97) in the year 1904.
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 on this day in history.
Aug 26 Christopher W Bradshaw-Isherwood, Brit/US writer (Goodbye to Berlin) on this day in history.
Aug 28 The first jail sentence for speeding in an automobile is pronounced in Newport, RI on this day in history.
Aug 29 3rd modern Olympic Games opens in St Louis in the year 1904.
Aug 29 Murad V, sultan of Turkey (1876), dies on this day in history.
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 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 Vera Vague, [Barbara Jo Allen], NYC, actress (Follow the Leader) in the year 1904.
Sep 03 In the year 1904 st Louis Olympics close
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 Julian Hill, research chemist on this day in history.
Sep 06 Karlo Arvi Kivimaa, Finnish writer (Groenende Cross) in the year 1904.