Historical Events In 1904
Sunday, 13 June 2021
Feb 11 Henry R LaBouisse, headed UNICEF (1965-79) on this day in history.
Feb 12 On this day in history ted Mack, Denver Colo, TV host (Original Amateur Hour)
Feb 14 In the year 1904 charles William Oatley, electrical engineer
Feb 15 Antonin Magne, French bicyclist (Tour de France 1931, 34) in the year 1904.
Feb 16 Ellis Achong, cricketer (West Indian SLA, 8 wickets in 6 Tests) on this day in history.
Feb 17 In the year 1904 albert Kuyle, [Louis Kuitenbrouwer], Dutch writer (Jesus' Robe)
Feb 17 On this day in history giacomo Puccini's opera "Madama Butterfly," premieres in Milan
Feb 19 Havank, [HF vqan der Kallen], Dutch thriller writer (St Eustache) on this day in history.
Feb 20 On this day in history aleksei N Kosygin, Soviet premier (1964-80)
Feb 20 Gustav Adolf Heinze, composer, dies at 83 on this day in history.
Feb 20 On this day in history the birth of Alexei Kosygin, Former Prime Minister of the USSR
Feb 21 On this day in history armand Preud'homme, Flemish organist/poet
Feb 21 On this day in history national Ski Association forms in Ishpeming Mich
Feb 21 The National Ski Association of America is founded in the year 1904.
Feb 22 In the year 1904 the United Kingdom sells a meteorological station on the South Orkney Islands to Argentina, the islands are subsequently claimed by the United Kingdom in 1908.
Feb 23 Control of Panama Canal Zone acquired by US for $10 million in the year 1904.
Feb 23 On this day in history leopold Trepper, Polish/Israeli spy/founded (CP Palestina)
Feb 23 On this day in history uS acquired control of the Panama Canal Zone for $10 million
Feb 25 On this day in history adelle Davis, author (Lets Stay Healthy)/nutritionist (died of cancer)
Feb 25 J M Synge's "Riders to the Sea" opens at Irish Natl Theater Society on this day in history.
Feb 27 In the year 1904 james Thomas Farrell, US, author (Studs Lonigan trilogy)
Feb 28 Vincent d'Indy's 2nd Symphony in B, premieres on this day in history.
Feb 29 Alan Richardson, composer in the year 1904.
Feb 29 On this day in history president Theodore Roosevelt appoints a seven-man commission to oversee completion of the Panama Canal.
Feb 29 On this day in history the birth of Jimmy Dorsey, US bandleader
Feb 29 In the year 1904 theodore Roosevelt, appoints 7 man committee to study Panama Canal
Mar 01 England regains cricket Ashes taking a 3-1 series lead v Australia on this day in history.
Mar 01 In the year 1904 england regains cricket Ashes taking a 3-1 series lead vs Australia
Mar 01 Glenn Miller a great bandleader was born on this day in history.
Mar 01 In the year 1904 glenn Miller, bandleader (Glenn Miller Orchestra-In the Mood)
Mar 01 On this day in history the birth of Glenn Miller, American bandleader
Mar 02 In the year 1904 "Official Playing Rules of Professional Base Ball Clubs" adopted
Mar 02 On this day in history dr Seuss, [Theodor Geisel], children's author (Horton Hears a Who!)
Mar 03 In the year 1904 kaiser Wilhelm II of Germany becomes the first person to make a sound recording of a political document, using Thomas Edison's cylinder.