Historical Events In 1904
Saturday, 27 November 2021
Jul 14 On this day in history s J Paul Kruger, general/pres South-Africa (1883-1904), dies at 78
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 Anton Pavlovich Chechov, Russian writer (Uncle Vanya), dies at 44 in the year 1904.
Jul 15 The first Buddhist temple in US established, Los Angeles in the year 1904.
Jul 16 On this day in history goffredo Petrassi, Zagarolo Italy, composer (Beatitudines)
Jul 16 In the year 1904 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 Jef Alpaerts, Flemish pianist/conductor on this day in history.
Jul 18 On this day in history p Gotz discovers asteroid #538 Friederike
Jul 19 Cleveland Nap's Neal Ball makes 1st unassisted triple play on this day in history.
Jul 21 After 13 years, the 4,607-mile Trans-Siberian railway is completed in the year 1904.
Jul 21 In the year 1904 camille Jenatzy sets world auto speed record at 65.79 MPH
Jul 23 On this day in history adone Zecchi, composer
Jul 23 In the year 1904 ice cream cone created by Charles E Menches during La Purchase Expo
Jul 23 John Simon, public health pioneer, dies in the year 1904.
Jul 24 James R Killian Jr, MIT pres (1948-59) on this day in history.
Jul 26 In the year 1904 jack Allan Westrup, composer
Jul 27 Agnes Yarnall, sculptor, artist, author laa, 1987 in the year 1904.
Jul 28 In the year 1904 plehve, Russian foreign minister (bomb under carriage), dies
Jul 28 In the year 1904 [John] Selwyn [Brooke] Lloyd, British statsman
Jul 31 Arthur Daley, sportswriter (NY Times-Pulitzer 1956) on this day in history.
Aug 03 British journalist Francis Younghusband visits forbidden city Lhasa on this day in history.
Aug 03 In the year 1904 clifford D[onald] Simak, US, sci-fi author (Hugo, Empire, Way Station)
Aug 04 On this day in history arnold Krug, composer, dies at 54
Aug 04 On this day in history theodore Newton, NJ, actor (Ace of Aces, Voltaire)
Aug 05 Kenneth Thimann, botanist in the year 1904.
Aug 06 On this day in history henry Payne Iba, Easton Mo, US basketball coach (Olympic-gold-64, 68)
Aug 07 On this day in history ralph J Bunche, founder/diplomat (UN) (Nobel 1950)
Aug 07 On this day in history train derailed on bridge in Eden Colo during a flash flood, kills 96
Aug 08 Istvan Szelenyi, composer in the year 1904.
Aug 09 In the year 1904 friedrich Ratzel, German social-geographer (Lebensraum), dies at 59
Aug 10 On this day in history angelo G Roncalli (Pope John XXIII) becomes a priest
Aug 10 Pierre M Waldeck-Rousseau, French foreign minister (Dreyfus), dies on this day in history.