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Historical Events In 1904

Tuesday, 07 April 2020

Apr 27   Arthur F Burns, economist/chairman (Federal Reserve Board) in the year 1904.  

Apr 27   On this day in history the Australian Labor Party becomes the first such party to gain national government, under Chris Watson.  

Apr 29   Enrico Mattei, Italian oil magnate on this day in history.  

Apr 30   Ice cream cone makes its debut on this day in history.  

May 01   AntonínDvorak, Czech composer (Slavic Dancing), dies at 62 in the year 1904.  

May 02   In the year 1904 30th Kentucky Derby: Shorty Prior aboard Elwood wins in 2:08.50  

May 02   On this day in history georgi Dimitrov, composer  

May 02   The birth of Bing Crosby, American actor and singer on this day in history.  

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 on this day in history.  

May 04   Work begins on the Panama Canal, Central America on this day in history.  

May 05   Cy Young of Boston pitches perfect game against Phila A's (3-0) in the year 1904.  

May 05   Cy Young of the Boston Red Sox tossed a perfect game against the Philadelphia Americans on this day in history.  

May 05   On this day in history gordon Richards, British jockey (winner of 4,870 races)  

May 06   American Lung Association holds its 1st meeting in the year 1904.  

May 06   On this day in history american Lung Association holds its first meeting  

May 06   On this day in history catherine Lacey, London England, actress (Sorcerors)  

May 06   Franz von Lenbach, German painter, dies at 67 in the year 1904.  

May 07   Flexible Flyer trademark registered in the year 1904.  

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   John Derrick Mordaunt Snagge, bBC news announcer/commentator in the year 1904.  

May 09   The steam locomotive City of Truro becomes the first steam engine to exceed 100mph on this day in history.  

May 10   On this day in history david Brown, CEO (Aston Martin Lagonda)  

May 10   In the year 1904 henry M Stanley, [John Rowlands], British explorer, dies  

May 11   In the year 1904 andrew Carnegie donates $1.5 million to build a peace palace  

May 11   In the year 1904 andrew Carnegie donates $1.5M to build a peace palace  

May 11   In the year 1904 guus Weitzel, Dutch radio-announcer  

May 13   In the year 1904 alfred Earle Birney, poet  

May 13   On this day in history jan Boissevain, ship owner/politician, dies  

May 14   On this day in history 1st Olympics in US are held (St Louis)  

May 14   Richard Hol, Dutch composer/organist/conductor, dies at 78 on this day in history.  

May 14   On this day in history st Louis hosts the first Olympic Games to be held in the United States  

May 14   The first Olympics in the US are held (St Louis) in the year 1904.  

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Famous Birthdays In 1904

Famous People Born In This Year In History

Jan 01   On this day in history birth of fazal Ilahi Chaudhry, Pakistani politician (d. 1982)  

Jan 01   In the year 1904 birth of ethan Allen, American baseball player (d. 1993)  

Jan 02   James Melton, Moultrie Ga, opera tenor (Ford Festival) was born on this day in history.  

Jan 02   In the year 1904 birth of sally Rand, Hickory County MO, stripper (fan dance)  

Jan 03   Boris Kochno, Russian ballet dancer (La Chatte) was born in the year 1904.  

Jan 05   Erica Morini, Austrian violinist (d. 1995) was born in the year 1904.  

Jan 05   Jeane Dixon, American astrologer (d. 1997) was born in the year 1904.  

Jan 05   In the year 1904 birth of erica Morini, Vienna Austria, concert violinist (d. 1995)  

Famous Deaths In 1904

Famous People Died In This Year In History

Jan 02   On this day in history james Longstreet, Confederate general, dies at 82  

Jan 05   On this day in history karl A von Zittel, German geologist/paleontologist (Libya), dies at 64  

Jan 09   Alfred Richard, cricketer (6 & 0 in only Test for S Af 1895-96), dies on this day in history.  

Jan 10   In the year 1904 death of jean-Léon Gérôme, French painter and sculptor (b. 1824)  

Jan 15   Eduard Lassen, composer, dies at 73 on this day in history.  

Jan 24   In the year 1904 franz Coenen, composer, dies at 77  

Jan 26   John P R Tak, Dutch liberal politician, dies at 64 in the year 1904.  

Jan 27   Adam Minchejmer, composer, dies at 73 on this day in history.  

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