Historical Events In 1904
Sunday, 21 July 2019
Apr 27 Arthur F Burns, economist/chairman (Federal Reserve Board) in the year 1904.
Apr 27 In the year 1904 the Australian Labor Party becomes the first such party to gain national government, under Chris Watson.
Apr 29 In the year 1904 enrico Mattei, Italian oil magnate
Apr 30 On this day in history ice cream cone makes its debut
May 01 In the year 1904 antonínDvorak, Czech composer (Slavic Dancing), dies at 62
May 02 30th Kentucky Derby: Shorty Prior aboard Elwood wins in 2:08.50 on this day in history.
May 02 Georgi Dimitrov, composer on this day in history.
May 02 The birth of Bing Crosby, American actor and singer in the year 1904.
May 03 Charles "Red" Ruffing, NY Yankee pitcher, hitter (1930-46) on this day in history.
May 04 Construction begins by the United States on the Panama Canal in the year 1904.
May 04 Work begins on the Panama Canal, Central America on this day in history.
May 05 In the year 1904 cy Young of Boston pitches perfect game against Phila A's (3-0)
May 05 In the year 1904 cy Young of the Boston Red Sox tossed a perfect game against the Philadelphia Americans
May 05 Gordon Richards, British jockey (winner of 4,870 races) in the year 1904.
May 06 American Lung Association holds its 1st meeting on this day in history.
May 06 In the year 1904 american Lung Association holds its first meeting
May 06 In the year 1904 catherine Lacey, London England, actress (Sorcerors)
May 06 In the year 1904 franz von Lenbach, German painter, dies at 67
May 07 In the year 1904 flexible Flyer trademark registered
May 07 In the year 1904 peter Hille, writer, dies
May 08 Eadweard Muybridge, English photographer (horse trot), dies on this day in history.
May 08 In the year 1904 john Derrick Mordaunt Snagge, bBC news announcer/commentator
May 09 On this day in history the steam locomotive City of Truro becomes the first steam engine to exceed 100mph.
May 10 In the year 1904 david Brown, CEO (Aston Martin Lagonda)
May 10 In the year 1904 henry M Stanley, [John Rowlands], British explorer, dies
May 11 Andrew Carnegie donates $1.5 million to build a peace palace in the year 1904.
May 11 On this day in history andrew Carnegie donates $1.5M to build a peace palace
May 11 Guus Weitzel, Dutch radio-announcer in the year 1904.
May 13 Alfred Earle Birney, poet in the year 1904.
May 13 Jan Boissevain, ship owner/politician, dies in the year 1904.
May 14 1st Olympics in US are held (St Louis) in the year 1904.
May 14 In the year 1904 richard Hol, Dutch composer/organist/conductor, dies at 78
May 14 St Louis hosts the first Olympic Games to be held in the United States on this day in history.
May 14 The first Olympics in the US are held (St Louis) in the year 1904.