Historical Events In 1904
Sunday, 17 November 2019
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 On this day in history ellis Achong, cricketer (West Indian SLA, 8 wickets in 6 Tests)
Feb 17 In the year 1904 albert Kuyle, [Louis Kuitenbrouwer], Dutch writer (Jesus' Robe)
Feb 17 In the year 1904 giacomo Puccini's opera "Madama Butterfly," premieres in Milan
Feb 19 On this day in history havank, [HF vqan der Kallen], Dutch thriller writer (St Eustache)
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 In the year 1904 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 In the year 1904 national Ski Association forms in Ishpeming Mich
Feb 21 The National Ski Association of America is founded in the year 1904.
Feb 22 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 on this day in history.
Feb 23 Control of Panama Canal Zone acquired by US for $10 million on this day in history.
Feb 23 Leopold Trepper, Polish/Israeli spy/founded (CP Palestina) in the year 1904.
Feb 23 In the year 1904 uS acquired control of the Panama Canal Zone for $10 million
Feb 25 Adelle Davis, author (Lets Stay Healthy)/nutritionist (died of cancer) on this day in history.
Feb 25 J M Synge's "Riders to the Sea" opens at Irish Natl Theater Society in the year 1904.
Feb 27 In the year 1904 james Thomas Farrell, US, author (Studs Lonigan trilogy)
Feb 28 In the year 1904 vincent d'Indy's 2nd Symphony in B, premieres
Feb 29 Alan Richardson, composer on this day in history.
Feb 29 In the year 1904 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 Theodore Roosevelt, appoints 7 man committee to study Panama Canal on this day in history.
Mar 01 On this day in history england regains cricket Ashes taking a 3-1 series lead v Australia
Mar 01 England regains cricket Ashes taking a 3-1 series lead vs Australia in the year 1904.
Mar 01 Glenn Miller a great bandleader was born on this day in history.
Mar 01 On this day in history glenn Miller, bandleader (Glenn Miller Orchestra-In the Mood)
Mar 01 The birth of Glenn Miller, American bandleader in the year 1904.
Mar 02 "Official Playing Rules of Professional Base Ball Clubs" adopted on this day in history.
Mar 02 On this day in history dr Seuss, [Theodor Geisel], children's author (Horton Hears a Who!)
Mar 03 On this day in history kaiser Wilhelm II of Germany becomes the first person to make a sound recording of a political document, using Thomas Edison's cylinder.