Historical Events In 1904
Monday, 06 April 2020
Jan 21 In the year 1904 leos Janacek's opera "Jenufa," premieres in Brno
Jan 22 George Balanchine, composer/choreographer [OS=Jan 9] in the year 1904.
Jan 23 In the year 1904 Ålesund Fire: the Norwegian coastal town Ålesund is devastated by fire, leaving 10,000 people homeless and one person dead. Kaiser Wilhelm II funds the rebuilding of the town in Jugendstil style.
Jan 23 In the year 1904 theodor Schaefer, composer
Jan 24 Franz Coenen, composer, dies at 77 on this day in history.
Jan 25 In the year 1904 179 die in coal mine explosion at Cheswick PA
Jan 25 In the year 1904 179 die in coal mine explosion at Cheswick, Pennsylvania
Jan 25 Frans Goedhart, Dutch journalist/founder (Het Parool) in the year 1904.
Jan 26 On this day in history douglas Evans, actor (South Pacific Trail)
Jan 26 John P R Tak, Dutch liberal politician, dies at 64 in the year 1904.
Jan 27 Adam Minchejmer, composer, dies at 73 on this day in history.
Jan 28 1st college sports letters given to Seniors who played on U of Chicago's football team are awarded blankets with letter "C" on them in the year 1904.
Jan 29 1st athletic letters given (Univ of Chicago football team) on this day in history.
Jan 31 In the year 1904 bela Bartok's symphony "Kossuth," premieres
Jan 31 E van Ruller, Dutch journalist/ARP-alderman/co-founder (Trouw) on this day in history.
Feb 01 Peter PM Alberdingk Thijm, Dutch historian/writer, dies at 76 in the year 1904.
Feb 01 In the year 1904 s J Perelman, Brooklyn, author/humorist (Around the World in 80 Days)
Feb 02 Buzurg Alavi, Persian author (Panjah va sih nafar, Namal'ha) in the year 1904.
Feb 02 In the year 1904 uS blues singer Gertrude Pridgett marries comic William Rainey
Feb 03 On this day in history charlie "Pretty Boy" Floyd, FBI Most Wanted criminal
Feb 04 Herman B Wiardi Beckman, Dutch politician (SDAP)/resistance fighter on this day in history.
Feb 04 On this day in history john Millington Synges "Well of Saints," premieres in Dublin
Feb 05 In the year 1904 american occupation of Cuba ends
Feb 06 On this day in history claudio Arrau, Chile, composer/pianist (Boston Symphony Orchestra)
Feb 06 Russian-Japanese war began on this day in history.
Feb 07 Baltimore catches fire (1500 buildings destroyed in 80 blocks) on this day in history.
Feb 07 In the year 1904 fire erupts in Baltimore, Maryland, burning for nearly 30 hours and destroying over 1500 buildings.
Feb 07 Milton Krims, writer (Speed) in the year 1904.
Feb 08 Igor' Fyodorovich Belza, composer in the year 1904.
Feb 08 In the year 1904 outbreak of hostilities in Russo-Japanese war
Feb 08 Russo-Japanese War begins in the year 1904.
Feb 09 Japan declares war on Russia in the year 1904.
Feb 10 On this day in history japan & Russia declares war after Japan's surprise attack on Russian fleet at Port Arthur disabled 7 Russian warships
Feb 10 John Farrow, Sydney Aust, director/actor (Botany Bay, Wake Island) on this day in history.