Historical Events In 1904
Sunday, 20 September 2020
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 Charles William Oatley, electrical engineer on this day in history.
Feb 15 On this day in history antonin Magne, French bicyclist (Tour de France 1931, 34)
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) in the year 1904.
Feb 17 Giacomo Puccini's opera "Madama Butterfly," premieres in Milan on this day in history.
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 In the year 1904 gustav Adolf Heinze, composer, dies at 83
Feb 20 On this day in history the birth of Alexei Kosygin, Former Prime Minister of the USSR
Feb 21 In the year 1904 armand Preud'homme, Flemish organist/poet
Feb 21 National Ski Association forms in Ishpeming Mich in the year 1904.
Feb 21 On this day in history 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 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 Adelle Davis, author (Lets Stay Healthy)/nutritionist (died of cancer) on this day in history.
Feb 25 In the year 1904 j M Synge's "Riders to the Sea" opens at Irish Natl Theater Society
Feb 27 James Thomas Farrell, US, author (Studs Lonigan trilogy) on this day in history.
Feb 28 Vincent d'Indy's 2nd Symphony in B, premieres on this day in history.
Feb 29 On this day in history alan Richardson, composer
Feb 29 On this day in history 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 On this day in history theodore Roosevelt, appoints 7 man committee to study Panama Canal
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 In the year 1904 glenn Miller a great bandleader was born
Mar 01 Glenn Miller, bandleader (Glenn Miller Orchestra-In the Mood) in the year 1904.
Mar 01 The birth of Glenn Miller, American bandleader on this day in history.
Mar 02 On this day in history "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.