Historical Events In 1904
Friday, 14 August 2020
Jun 15 On this day in history side-wheeler "General Slocum" burns in NY's East River (1,031 die)
Jun 16 On this day in history bloomsday (date of events in James Joyce's Ulysses)
Jun 16 In the year 1904 gerard Holt, Dutch architect
Jun 17 Coenraad van Emde Boas, Dutch sexologist on this day in history.
Jun 18 Keye Luke, Canton China, actor (Across the Pacific, Yangtse Incident) in the year 1904.
Jun 19 On this day in history balis Dvarionas, composer
Jun 20 In the year 1904 heinrich von Brentano di Tremezzo, German Foreign Minister
Jun 21 Boston Herald tells of Red Sox trade "Dougherty as a Yankee," 1st known reference to NY club as Yankees (became Yankees in 1913) on this day in history.
Jun 23 In the year 1904 carleton Coon, prof of anthropology (What in the World)
Jun 24 In the year 1904 kurt Kusenberg, German writer (Wein Auf Lebenszeit)
Jun 25 Jan van Axel, [Johannes P Kraakman], Dutch director (Overschotje) in the year 1904.
Jun 26 Peter Lorre, Hungarian/US, actor (M, Casablanca, Beast with 5 Fingers) in the year 1904.
Jun 26 On this day in history the birth of Peter Lorre, American film actor
Jun 28 On this day in history international Anti-Military Cooperation (IAMV) forms in Amsterdam
Jun 28 On this day in history wlodzimierz Pozniak, composer
Jun 29 2 prehistoric bones found in Weerdingerveen, Drenthe in the year 1904.
Jun 30 Glenda Farrell, Enid OK, actress (Golddiggers of 1935) in the year 1904.
Jun 30 Thomas Emmett, cricketer (English Test bowler of the sostenuter), dies on this day in history.
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 In the year 1904 carl Weinrich, composer
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 On this day in history theodor Herzl, Austrian journalist/Zionist, dies
Jul 04 In the year 1904 angela Baddeley, London England, actress (Ghost Train, Tom Jones)
Jul 05 On this day in history don Goddard, Binghamton NY, news anchor (ABC Evening News 1958-59)
Jul 05 In the year 1904 giants 18-game winning streak ends as Phillies win 6-5 in 10 inn
Jul 06 Robert Whitney, Newcastle-on-Tyne England, conductor (Sospiro do Roma) on this day in history.
Jul 07 In the year 1904 a Charlois discovers asteroid #537 Pauly
Jul 08 On this day in history bill Challis, arranger/pianist
Jul 09 10th US Golf Open: Willie Anderson shoots a 303 at Glen View Club IL in the year 1904.
Jul 10 In the year 1904 isa Krejci, composer
Jul 12 On this day in history pablo Neruda, Chile, poet (Residence on Earth-Nobel 1971)
Jul 12 In the year 1904 the birth of Pablo Neruda, Chilean poet
Jul 14 On this day in history isaac Bashevis Singer, Poland, Yiddish novelist (Enemies-Nobel 1978)