Historical Events In 1904
Wednesday, 26 June 2019
Jul 14 S J Paul Kruger, general/pres South-Africa (1883-1904), dies at 78 on this day in history.
Jul 14 On this day in history the birth of Isaac Bashevis Singer, Polish Yiddish author
Jul 15 In the year 1904 1st Buddhist temple in US forms, Los Angeles
Jul 15 Anton Pavlovich Chechov, Russian writer (Uncle Vanya), dies at 44 on this day in history.
Jul 15 In the year 1904 the first Buddhist temple in US established, Los Angeles
Jul 16 Goffredo Petrassi, Zagarolo Italy, composer (Beatitudines) in the year 1904.
Jul 16 Islands of Manu'a group (Samoa) ceded to US by their chiefs on this day in history.
Jul 16 On this day in history islands of the Manu'a group (Samoa) ceded to US by their chiefs
Jul 17 Jef Alpaerts, Flemish pianist/conductor on this day in history.
Jul 18 P Gotz discovers asteroid #538 Friederike in the year 1904.
Jul 19 On this day in history cleveland Nap's Neal Ball makes 1st unassisted triple play
Jul 21 After 13 years, the 4,607-mile Trans-Siberian railway is completed on this day in history.
Jul 21 On this day in history camille Jenatzy sets world auto speed record at 65.79 MPH
Jul 23 In the year 1904 adone Zecchi, composer
Jul 23 Ice cream cone created by Charles E Menches during La Purchase Expo on this day in history.
Jul 23 In the year 1904 john Simon, public health pioneer, dies
Jul 24 In the year 1904 james R Killian Jr, MIT pres (1948-59)
Jul 26 Jack Allan Westrup, composer on this day in history.
Jul 27 Agnes Yarnall, sculptor, artist, author laa, 1987 in the year 1904.
Jul 28 Plehve, Russian foreign minister (bomb under carriage), dies in the year 1904.
Jul 28 In the year 1904 [John] Selwyn [Brooke] Lloyd, British statsman
Jul 31 Arthur Daley, sportswriter (NY Times-Pulitzer 1956) in the year 1904.
Aug 03 On this day in history british journalist Francis Younghusband visits forbidden city Lhasa
Aug 03 Clifford D[onald] Simak, US, sci-fi author (Hugo, Empire, Way Station) on this day in history.
Aug 04 In the year 1904 arnold Krug, composer, dies at 54
Aug 04 Theodore Newton, NJ, actor (Ace of Aces, Voltaire) on this day in history.
Aug 05 On this day in history kenneth Thimann, botanist
Aug 06 In the year 1904 henry Payne Iba, Easton Mo, US basketball coach (Olympic-gold-64, 68)
Aug 07 In the year 1904 ralph J Bunche, founder/diplomat (UN) (Nobel 1950)
Aug 07 Train derailed on bridge in Eden Colo during a flash flood, kills 96 on this day in history.
Aug 08 In the year 1904 istvan Szelenyi, composer
Aug 09 On this day in history friedrich Ratzel, German social-geographer (Lebensraum), dies at 59
Aug 10 Angelo G Roncalli (Pope John XXIII) becomes a priest in the year 1904.
Aug 10 In the year 1904 pierre M Waldeck-Rousseau, French foreign minister (Dreyfus), dies