Historical Events In 1904
Tuesday, 10 December 2019
Jan 01 On this day in history netherlands Indies colony begins opium production
Jan 02 James Longstreet, Confederate general, dies at 82 in the year 1904.
Jan 02 James Melton, Moultrie Ga, opera tenor (Ford Festival) in the year 1904.
Jan 03 Boris Kochno, Russian ballet dancer (La Chatte) on this day in history.
Jan 03 On this day in history marines from USS Dixie arrive in Panama
Jan 04 In the year 1904 stanley Cup: Ottawa Silver 7 beat Winnipeg Rowing Club, 2 games to 1
Jan 04 Supreme Court rules Puerto Ricans cannot be denied admission to US in the year 1904.
Jan 05 -34°F (-36.7°C), River Vale, New Jersey (state record) on this day in history.
Jan 05 England beat Australia at the MCG, Rhodes 7-56 & 8-68 on this day in history.
Jan 05 Karl A von Zittel, German geologist/paleontologist (Libya), dies at 64 on this day in history.
Jan 07 On this day in history marconi Co establishes "CQD" as 1st intl radio distress signal
Jan 07 In the year 1904 marconi Co establishes "CQD" as first international radio distress signal
Jan 08 Peter Arno, NYC, cartoonist (New Yorker) on this day in history.
Jan 08 On this day in history pope Pius X banned low cut dresses in the presence of churchmen
Jan 09 In the year 1904 alfred Richard, cricketer (6 & 0 in only Test for S Af 1895-96), dies
Jan 09 George Balanchine, dancer/choreographer/ballet producer [NS=Jan 22] on this day in history.
Jan 10 Jesus Garcia Leoz, composer on this day in history.
Jan 11 In the year 1904 frederick Boland, Irish diplomat/president (UN General Assembly)
Jan 11 Herero people of South West Africa, now Namibia, begin uprising on this day in history.
Jan 12 On this day in history mississippi Fred McDowell, jazz artist
Jan 12 In the year 1904 southwest-Africa uprising under Samuel Maherero against German garison
Jan 13 In the year 1904 richard Addinsell, London England, composer (Taming of Shrew)
Jan 14 In the year 1904 cecil Beaton, England, royal family photographer
Jan 14 The birth of Cecil Beaton, British photographer in the year 1904.
Jan 15 In the year 1904 eduard Lassen, composer, dies at 73
Jan 16 Max Vredenburg, composer on this day in history.
Jan 17 Anton Chekhov's "Cherry Orchard" opens at Moscow Art Theater on this day in history.
Jan 17 In the year 1904 grant Withers, Pueblo CO, actor (Oklahoma, Annie)
Jan 18 Cary Grant, England, actor (Arsenic & Old Lace, North by Northwest) on this day in history.
Jan 18 The birth of Cary Grant, American Hollywood film actor in the year 1904.
Jan 18 The birth of Cary Grant, American Hollywood film actor2007 Comet McNaught, the brightest comet to appear in over 40 years, becomes visible over the Southern Hemisphere. Hurricane Kyrill creates havoc as it passes across northern Europe.jan 18 - The strongest storm in the UK for 17 years kills 14 people, Germany sees the worst storm since 1999 with 13 deaths. Hurricane Kyrill, caused at least 44 deaths across 20 countries in Western Europe. Other losses include the Container Ship MSC Napoli destroyed by the storm of the coast of Devon, England on this day in history.
Jan 19 In the year 1904 james Winston Watts, developer (Frontal Lobotomy)
Jan 20 Alexandra Danilova, Peterhof Russia, ballerina (Turning Point) on this day in history.
Jan 21 On this day in history joseph Ford McGuinn, Brooklyn NY, actor (Dick Tracy's G-Men)