Historical Events In 1904
Monday, 22 July 2019
Feb 11 In the year 1904 henry R LaBouisse, headed UNICEF (1965-79)
Feb 12 On this day in history ted Mack, Denver Colo, TV host (Original Amateur Hour)
Feb 14 On this day in history charles William Oatley, electrical engineer
Feb 15 On this day in history antonin Magne, French bicyclist (Tour de France 1931, 34)
Feb 16 Ellis Achong, cricketer (West Indian SLA, 8 wickets in 6 Tests) on this day in history.
Feb 17 Albert Kuyle, [Louis Kuitenbrouwer], Dutch writer (Jesus' Robe) in the year 1904.
Feb 17 Giacomo Puccini's opera "Madama Butterfly," premieres in Milan in the year 1904.
Feb 19 In the year 1904 havank, [HF vqan der Kallen], Dutch thriller writer (St Eustache)
Feb 20 Aleksei N Kosygin, Soviet premier (1964-80) on this day in history.
Feb 20 In the year 1904 gustav Adolf Heinze, composer, dies at 83
Feb 20 In the year 1904 the birth of Alexei Kosygin, Former Prime Minister of the USSR
Feb 21 Armand Preud'homme, Flemish organist/poet on this day in history.
Feb 21 National Ski Association forms in Ishpeming Mich in the year 1904.
Feb 21 The National Ski Association of America is founded on this day in history.
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 In the year 1904 control of Panama Canal Zone acquired by US for $10 million
Feb 23 On this day in history leopold Trepper, Polish/Israeli spy/founded (CP Palestina)
Feb 23 US acquired control of the Panama Canal Zone for $10 million on this day in history.
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 On this day in history vincent d'Indy's 2nd Symphony in B, premieres
Feb 29 Alan Richardson, composer in the year 1904.
Feb 29 President Theodore Roosevelt appoints a seven-man commission to oversee completion of the Panama Canal on this day in history.
Feb 29 The birth of Jimmy Dorsey, US bandleader in the year 1904.
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 on this day in history.
Mar 01 In the year 1904 glenn Miller a great bandleader was born
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 "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 Kaiser Wilhelm II of Germany becomes the first person to make a sound recording of a political document, using Thomas Edison's cylinder on this day in history.