Historical Events In 1904
Saturday, 26 September 2020
Aug 11 German-ltalian General Von Trotha defeats Herero in SW Africa on this day in history.
Aug 11 Jess Stacy, pianist in the year 1904.
Aug 12 Aleksei N Romanov, son of tsar Nicolas II [OS=July 30] in the year 1904.
Aug 13 Charles "Buddy" Rogers, Olathe KS, actor (Wings) on this day in history.
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 On this day in history wendell Stanley, biochemist, 1st to crystallize a virus (Nobel 1946)
Aug 17 In the year 1904 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 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 On this day in history jaap [Jacob AW] Burger, chairman (PvdA)
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) in the year 1904.
Aug 22 Deng Xiaoping, Chinese party leader (1976-1983) in the year 1904.
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 In the year 1904 jim Jefferies KOsJack Munroe & retains boxing heavyweight title
Aug 26 Christopher W Bradshaw-Isherwood, Brit/US writer (Goodbye to Berlin) in the year 1904.
Aug 28 In the year 1904 the first jail sentence for speeding in an automobile is pronounced in Newport, RI.
Aug 29 On this day in history 3rd modern Olympic Games opens in St Louis
Aug 29 Murad V, sultan of Turkey (1876), dies on this day in history.
Aug 29 Werner Forssman, German urologist (Nobel 1956) in the year 1904.
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) on this day in history.
Sep 01 Johnny Mack Brown, Dothan AL, actor (Lawman is Born, Back Trail) on this day in history.
Sep 02 On this day in history vera Vague, [Barbara Jo Allen], NYC, actress (Follow the Leader)
Sep 03 St Louis Olympics close on this day in history.
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 in the year 1904.
Sep 06 Karlo Arvi Kivimaa, Finnish writer (Groenende Cross) in the year 1904.