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