Historical Events In 1904
Sunday, 24 May 2020
Jun 15 Side-wheeler "General Slocum" burns in NY's East River (1,031 die) in the year 1904.
Jun 16 In the year 1904 bloomsday (date of events in James Joyce's Ulysses)
Jun 16 On this day in history gerard Holt, Dutch architect
Jun 17 On this day in history coenraad van Emde Boas, Dutch sexologist
Jun 18 Keye Luke, Canton China, actor (Across the Pacific, Yangtse Incident) in the year 1904.
Jun 19 In the year 1904 balis Dvarionas, composer
Jun 20 Heinrich von Brentano di Tremezzo, German Foreign Minister on this day in history.
Jun 21 On this day in history boston Herald tells of Red Sox trade "Dougherty as a Yankee," 1st known reference to NY club as Yankees (became Yankees in 1913)
Jun 23 On this day in history carleton Coon, prof of anthropology (What in the World)
Jun 24 Kurt Kusenberg, German writer (Wein Auf Lebenszeit) in the year 1904.
Jun 25 On this day in history jan van Axel, [Johannes P Kraakman], Dutch director (Overschotje)
Jun 26 In the year 1904 peter Lorre, Hungarian/US, actor (M, Casablanca, Beast with 5 Fingers)
Jun 26 In the year 1904 the birth of Peter Lorre, American film actor
Jun 28 In the year 1904 international Anti-Military Cooperation (IAMV) forms in Amsterdam
Jun 28 In the year 1904 wlodzimierz Pozniak, composer
Jun 29 2 prehistoric bones found in Weerdingerveen, Drenthe in the year 1904.
Jun 30 On this day in history glenda Farrell, Enid OK, actress (Golddiggers of 1935)
Jun 30 In the year 1904 thomas Emmett, cricketer (English Test bowler of the sostenuter), dies
Jul 01 3rd modern Olympic games opens in St Louis in the year 1904.
Jul 01 Mary Calderone, physician/founder (planned parenthood) in the year 1904.
Jul 02 Carl Weinrich, composer in the year 1904.
Jul 03 On this day in history first run of the Ocean Limited passenger train between Montreal, Que. and Halifax. N.S. This is the longest running train in Canada having operated continuously over the same 840 mile route.
Jul 03 Theodor Herzl, Austrian journalist/Zionist, dies in the year 1904.
Jul 04 Angela Baddeley, London England, actress (Ghost Train, Tom Jones) on this day in history.
Jul 05 Don Goddard, Binghamton NY, news anchor (ABC Evening News 1958-59) on this day in history.
Jul 05 On this day in history giants 18-game winning streak ends as Phillies win 6-5 in 10 inn
Jul 06 On this day in history robert Whitney, Newcastle-on-Tyne England, conductor (Sospiro do Roma)
Jul 07 A Charlois discovers asteroid #537 Pauly in the year 1904.
Jul 08 Bill Challis, arranger/pianist in the year 1904.
Jul 09 10th US Golf Open: Willie Anderson shoots a 303 at Glen View Club IL on this day in history.
Jul 10 In the year 1904 isa Krejci, composer
Jul 12 Pablo Neruda, Chile, poet (Residence on Earth-Nobel 1971) in the year 1904.
Jul 12 The birth of Pablo Neruda, Chilean poet on this day in history.
Jul 14 On this day in history isaac Bashevis Singer, Poland, Yiddish novelist (Enemies-Nobel 1978)