Historical Events In 1904
Saturday, 23 February 2019
Jun 15 On this day in history side-wheeler "General Slocum" burns in NY's East River (1,031 die)
Jun 16 Bloomsday (date of events in James Joyce's Ulysses) on this day in history.
Jun 16 On this day in history 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) on this day in history.
Jun 19 Balis Dvarionas, composer on this day in history.
Jun 20 On this day in history 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) in the year 1904.
Jun 23 Carleton Coon, prof of anthropology (What in the World) in the year 1904.
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 On this day in history peter Lorre, Hungarian/US, actor (M, Casablanca, Beast with 5 Fingers)
Jun 26 On this day in history the birth of Peter Lorre, American film actor
Jun 28 In the year 1904 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 on this day in history.
Jul 01 Mary Calderone, physician/founder (planned parenthood) on this day in history.
Jul 02 On this day in history 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 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) in the year 1904.
Jul 05 Giants 18-game winning streak ends as Phillies win 6-5 in 10 inn on this day in history.
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 on this day in history.
Jul 08 Bill Challis, arranger/pianist on this day in history.
Jul 09 In the year 1904 10th US Golf Open: Willie Anderson shoots a 303 at Glen View Club IL
Jul 10 Isa Krejci, composer on this day in history.
Jul 12 Pablo Neruda, Chile, poet (Residence on Earth-Nobel 1971) on this day in history.
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)