Historical Events In 1904
Thursday, 24 January 2019
Feb 11 In the year 1904 henry R LaBouisse, headed UNICEF (1965-79)
Feb 12 Ted Mack, Denver Colo, TV host (Original Amateur Hour) in the year 1904.
Feb 14 In the year 1904 charles William Oatley, electrical engineer
Feb 15 On this day in history antonin Magne, French bicyclist (Tour de France 1931, 34)
Feb 16 In the year 1904 ellis Achong, cricketer (West Indian SLA, 8 wickets in 6 Tests)
Feb 17 Albert Kuyle, [Louis Kuitenbrouwer], Dutch writer (Jesus' Robe) in the year 1904.
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) in the year 1904.
Feb 20 In the year 1904 aleksei N Kosygin, Soviet premier (1964-80)
Feb 20 Gustav Adolf Heinze, composer, dies at 83 in the year 1904.
Feb 20 The birth of Alexei Kosygin, Former Prime Minister of the USSR on this day in history.
Feb 21 Armand Preud'homme, Flemish organist/poet in the year 1904.
Feb 21 In the year 1904 national Ski Association forms in Ishpeming Mich
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 in the year 1904.
Feb 23 On this day in history 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 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 in the year 1904.
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 in the year 1904.
Feb 29 On this day in history alan Richardson, composer
Feb 29 President Theodore Roosevelt appoints a seven-man commission to oversee completion of the Panama Canal in the year 1904.
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 in the year 1904.
Mar 01 England regains cricket Ashes taking a 3-1 series lead v Australia in the year 1904.
Mar 01 England regains cricket Ashes taking a 3-1 series lead vs Australia in the year 1904.
Mar 01 On this day in history glenn Miller a great bandleader was born
Mar 01 Glenn Miller, bandleader (Glenn Miller Orchestra-In the Mood) in the year 1904.
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 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.