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Historical Events In 1904

Monday, 18 February 2019

Jan 21   Leos Janacek's opera "Jenufa," premieres in Brno in the year 1904.  

Jan 22   George Balanchine, composer/choreographer [OS=Jan 9] in the year 1904.  

Jan 23   On this day in history 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   Theodor Schaefer, composer on this day in history.  

Jan 24   Franz Coenen, composer, dies at 77 in the year 1904.  

Jan 25   179 die in coal mine explosion at Cheswick PA in the year 1904.  

Jan 25   179 die in coal mine explosion at Cheswick, Pennsylvania in the year 1904.  

Jan 25   Frans Goedhart, Dutch journalist/founder (Het Parool) in the year 1904.  

Jan 26   Douglas Evans, actor (South Pacific Trail) on this day in history.  

Jan 26   John P R Tak, Dutch liberal politician, dies at 64 in the year 1904.  

Jan 27   Adam Minchejmer, composer, dies at 73 in the year 1904.  

Jan 28   In the year 1904 1st college sports letters given to Seniors who played on U of Chicago's football team are awarded blankets with letter "C" on them  

Jan 29   On this day in history 1st athletic letters given (Univ of Chicago football team)  

Jan 31   Bela Bartok's symphony "Kossuth," premieres on this day in history.  

Jan 31   In the year 1904 e van Ruller, Dutch journalist/ARP-alderman/co-founder (Trouw)  

Feb 01   Peter PM Alberdingk Thijm, Dutch historian/writer, dies at 76 in the year 1904.  

Feb 01   S J Perelman, Brooklyn, author/humorist (Around the World in 80 Days) in the year 1904.  

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   Charlie "Pretty Boy" Floyd, FBI Most Wanted criminal in the year 1904.  

Feb 04   On this day in history herman B Wiardi Beckman, Dutch politician (SDAP)/resistance fighter  

Feb 04   In the year 1904 john Millington Synges "Well of Saints," premieres in Dublin  

Feb 05   American occupation of Cuba ends in the year 1904.  

Feb 06   Claudio Arrau, Chile, composer/pianist (Boston Symphony Orchestra) on this day in history.  

Feb 06   Russian-Japanese war began in the year 1904.  

Feb 07   In the year 1904 baltimore catches fire (1500 buildings destroyed in 80 blocks)  

Feb 07   Fire erupts in Baltimore, Maryland, burning for nearly 30 hours and destroying over 1500 buildings on this day in history.  

Feb 07   Milton Krims, writer (Speed) on this day in history.  

Feb 08   In the year 1904 igor' Fyodorovich Belza, composer  

Feb 08   On this day in history 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   In the year 1904 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) in the year 1904.  

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Famous Birthdays In 1904

Famous People Born In This Year In History

Jan 01   Fazal Ilahi Chaudhry, Pakistani politician (d. 1982) was born in the year 1904.  

Jan 01   On this day in history birth of ethan Allen, American baseball player (d. 1993)  

Jan 02   James Melton, Moultrie Ga, opera tenor (Ford Festival) was born in the year 1904.  

Jan 02   Sally Rand, Hickory County MO, stripper (fan dance) was born in the year 1904.  

Jan 03   Boris Kochno, Russian ballet dancer (La Chatte) was born on this day in history.  

Jan 05   On this day in history birth of erica Morini, Austrian violinist (d. 1995)  

Jan 05   In the year 1904 birth of jeane Dixon, American astrologer (d. 1997)  

Jan 05   On this day in history birth of erica Morini, Vienna Austria, concert violinist (d. 1995)  

Famous Deaths In 1904

Famous People Died In This Year In History

Jan 02   On this day in history james Longstreet, Confederate general, dies at 82  

Jan 05   In the year 1904 karl A von Zittel, German geologist/paleontologist (Libya), dies at 64  

Jan 09   In the year 1904 alfred Richard, cricketer (6 & 0 in only Test for S Af 1895-96), dies  

Jan 10   Jean-Léon Gérôme, French painter and sculptor (b. 1824) died on this day in history.  

Jan 15   Eduard Lassen, composer, dies at 73 on this day in history.  

Jan 24   Franz Coenen, composer, dies at 77 in the year 1904.  

Jan 26   John P R Tak, Dutch liberal politician, dies at 64 on this day in history.  

Jan 27   On this day in history adam Minchejmer, composer, dies at 73  

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