Historical Events In 1904
Friday, 20 May 2022
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 Gerard Holt, Dutch architect in the year 1904.
Jun 17 In the year 1904 coenraad van Emde Boas, Dutch sexologist
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 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 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 In the year 1904 jan van Axel, [Johannes P Kraakman], Dutch director (Overschotje)
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 In the year 1904 international Anti-Military Cooperation (IAMV) forms in Amsterdam
Jun 28 Wlodzimierz Pozniak, composer in the year 1904.
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 On this day in history thomas Emmett, cricketer (English Test bowler of the sostenuter), dies
Jul 01 3rd modern Olympic games opens in St Louis on this day in history.
Jul 01 On this day in history mary Calderone, physician/founder (planned parenthood)
Jul 02 In the year 1904 carl Weinrich, composer
Jul 03 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 on this day in history.
Jul 03 On this day in history theodor Herzl, Austrian journalist/Zionist, dies
Jul 04 On this day in history angela Baddeley, London England, actress (Ghost Train, Tom Jones)
Jul 05 Don Goddard, Binghamton NY, news anchor (ABC Evening News 1958-59) in the year 1904.
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 In the year 1904 a Charlois discovers asteroid #537 Pauly
Jul 08 On this day in history bill Challis, arranger/pianist
Jul 09 On this day in history 10th US Golf Open: Willie Anderson shoots a 303 at Glen View Club IL
Jul 10 Isa Krejci, composer in the year 1904.
Jul 12 Pablo Neruda, Chile, poet (Residence on Earth-Nobel 1971) in the year 1904.
Jul 12 In the year 1904 the birth of Pablo Neruda, Chilean poet
Jul 14 Isaac Bashevis Singer, Poland, Yiddish novelist (Enemies-Nobel 1978) in the year 1904.