Historical Events In 1904
Thursday, 17 October 2019
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 On this day in history 1st Buddhist temple in US forms, Los Angeles
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 Goffredo Petrassi, Zagarolo Italy, composer (Beatitudines) on this day in history.
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 on this day in history.
Jul 17 Jef Alpaerts, Flemish pianist/conductor on this day in history.
Jul 18 In the year 1904 p Gotz discovers asteroid #538 Friederike
Jul 19 In the year 1904 cleveland Nap's Neal Ball makes 1st unassisted triple play
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 in the year 1904.
Jul 23 Adone Zecchi, composer in the year 1904.
Jul 23 On this day in history 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 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 on this day in history.
Jul 28 Plehve, Russian foreign minister (bomb under carriage), dies on this day in history.
Jul 28 [John] Selwyn [Brooke] Lloyd, British statsman on this day in history.
Jul 31 Arthur Daley, sportswriter (NY Times-Pulitzer 1956) on this day in history.
Aug 03 British journalist Francis Younghusband visits forbidden city Lhasa in the year 1904.
Aug 03 Clifford D[onald] Simak, US, sci-fi author (Hugo, Empire, Way Station) on this day in history.
Aug 04 On this day in history arnold Krug, composer, dies at 54
Aug 04 Theodore Newton, NJ, actor (Ace of Aces, Voltaire) in the year 1904.
Aug 05 In the year 1904 kenneth Thimann, botanist
Aug 06 On this day in history henry Payne Iba, Easton Mo, US basketball coach (Olympic-gold-64, 68)
Aug 07 Ralph J Bunche, founder/diplomat (UN) (Nobel 1950) on this day in history.
Aug 07 In the year 1904 train derailed on bridge in Eden Colo during a flash flood, kills 96
Aug 08 In the year 1904 istvan Szelenyi, composer
Aug 09 In the year 1904 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