Historical Events In 1904
Wednesday, 29 January 2020
Jun 15 Side-wheeler "General Slocum" burns in NY's East River (1,031 die) on this day in history.
Jun 16 On this day in history bloomsday (date of events in James Joyce's Ulysses)
Jun 16 Gerard Holt, Dutch architect in the year 1904.
Jun 17 Coenraad van Emde Boas, Dutch sexologist in the year 1904.
Jun 18 In the year 1904 keye Luke, Canton China, actor (Across the Pacific, Yangtse Incident)
Jun 19 On this day in history balis Dvarionas, composer
Jun 20 Heinrich von Brentano di Tremezzo, German Foreign Minister in the year 1904.
Jun 21 In the year 1904 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 In the year 1904 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 Peter Lorre, Hungarian/US, actor (M, Casablanca, Beast with 5 Fingers) on this day in history.
Jun 26 On this day in history the birth of Peter Lorre, American film actor
Jun 28 International Anti-Military Cooperation (IAMV) forms in Amsterdam in the year 1904.
Jun 28 On this day in history wlodzimierz Pozniak, composer
Jun 29 On this day in history 2 prehistoric bones found in Weerdingerveen, Drenthe
Jun 30 Glenda Farrell, Enid OK, actress (Golddiggers of 1935) on this day in history.
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 on this day in history.
Jul 01 Mary Calderone, physician/founder (planned parenthood) on this day in history.
Jul 02 Carl Weinrich, composer on this day in history.
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 in the year 1904.
Jul 03 In the year 1904 theodor Herzl, Austrian journalist/Zionist, dies
Jul 04 Angela Baddeley, London England, actress (Ghost Train, Tom Jones) in the year 1904.
Jul 05 In the year 1904 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) in the year 1904.
Jul 07 A Charlois discovers asteroid #537 Pauly on this day in history.
Jul 08 In the year 1904 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 On this day in history pablo Neruda, Chile, poet (Residence on Earth-Nobel 1971)
Jul 12 The birth of Pablo Neruda, Chilean poet in the year 1904.
Jul 14 In the year 1904 isaac Bashevis Singer, Poland, Yiddish novelist (Enemies-Nobel 1978)