Historical Events In 1904
Friday, 03 July 2020
Jul 14 S J Paul Kruger, general/pres South-Africa (1883-1904), dies at 78 in the year 1904.
Jul 14 The birth of Isaac Bashevis Singer, Polish Yiddish author in the year 1904.
Jul 15 1st Buddhist temple in US forms, Los Angeles in the year 1904.
Jul 15 In the year 1904 anton Pavlovich Chechov, Russian writer (Uncle Vanya), dies at 44
Jul 15 In the year 1904 the first Buddhist temple in US established, Los Angeles
Jul 16 In the year 1904 goffredo Petrassi, Zagarolo Italy, composer (Beatitudines)
Jul 16 Islands of Manu'a group (Samoa) ceded to US by their chiefs in the year 1904.
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 P Gotz discovers asteroid #538 Friederike in the year 1904.
Jul 19 Cleveland Nap's Neal Ball makes 1st unassisted triple play in the year 1904.
Jul 21 After 13 years, the 4,607-mile Trans-Siberian railway is completed in the year 1904.
Jul 21 Camille Jenatzy sets world auto speed record at 65.79 MPH on this day in history.
Jul 23 On this day in history 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 in the year 1904.
Jul 24 James R Killian Jr, MIT pres (1948-59) in the year 1904.
Jul 26 On this day in history jack Allan Westrup, composer
Jul 27 In the year 1904 agnes Yarnall, sculptor, artist, author laa, 1987
Jul 28 Plehve, Russian foreign minister (bomb under carriage), dies on this day in history.
Jul 28 On this day in history [John] Selwyn [Brooke] Lloyd, British statsman
Jul 31 On this day in history 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 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 In the year 1904 kenneth Thimann, botanist
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) in the year 1904.
Aug 07 In the year 1904 train derailed on bridge in Eden Colo during a flash flood, kills 96
Aug 08 On this day in history istvan Szelenyi, composer
Aug 09 Friedrich Ratzel, German social-geographer (Lebensraum), dies at 59 in the year 1904.
Aug 10 Angelo G Roncalli (Pope John XXIII) becomes a priest on this day in history.
Aug 10 On this day in history pierre M Waldeck-Rousseau, French foreign minister (Dreyfus), dies