Historical Events In 1904
Tuesday, 19 March 2019
Feb 11 In the year 1904 henry R LaBouisse, headed UNICEF (1965-79)
Feb 12 In the year 1904 ted Mack, Denver Colo, TV host (Original Amateur Hour)
Feb 14 On this day in history charles William Oatley, electrical engineer
Feb 15 Antonin Magne, French bicyclist (Tour de France 1931, 34) on this day in history.
Feb 16 On this day in history ellis Achong, cricketer (West Indian SLA, 8 wickets in 6 Tests)
Feb 17 Albert Kuyle, [Louis Kuitenbrouwer], Dutch writer (Jesus' Robe) on this day in history.
Feb 17 In the year 1904 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 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 in the year 1904.
Feb 21 Armand Preud'homme, Flemish organist/poet in the year 1904.
Feb 21 National Ski Association forms in Ishpeming Mich in the year 1904.
Feb 21 In the year 1904 the National Ski Association of America is founded.
Feb 22 On this day in history 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 on this day in history.
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 In the year 1904 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 James Thomas Farrell, US, author (Studs Lonigan trilogy) in the year 1904.
Feb 28 On this day in history vincent d'Indy's 2nd Symphony in B, premieres
Feb 29 In the year 1904 alan Richardson, composer
Feb 29 In the year 1904 president Theodore Roosevelt appoints a seven-man commission to oversee completion of the Panama Canal.
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 On this day in history england regains cricket Ashes taking a 3-1 series lead vs Australia
Mar 01 In the year 1904 glenn Miller a great bandleader was born
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 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.