Historical Events In 1904
Friday, 20 September 2019
Aug 11 German-ltalian General Von Trotha defeats Herero in SW Africa in the year 1904.
Aug 11 On this day in history jess Stacy, pianist
Aug 12 In the year 1904 aleksei N Romanov, son of tsar Nicolas II [OS=July 30]
Aug 13 Charles "Buddy" Rogers, Olathe KS, actor (Wings) on this day in history.
Aug 15 Bill Baird, Grand Is Nebr, puppeteer (Kukla Fran & Ollie, Muppet Show) on this day in history.
Aug 16 NYC begins building Grand Central Station in the year 1904.
Aug 16 Wendell Stanley, biochemist, 1st to crystallize a virus (Nobel 1946) in the year 1904.
Aug 17 In the year 1904 boston's Jesse Tannehell no-hits Chic White Sox, 6-0
Aug 18 On this day in history chris Watson resigns as Prime Minister of Australia and is succeeded by George Reid.
Aug 18 On this day in history max Factor Jr, CEO (Max Factor Cosmetics)
Aug 19 On this day in history ted Nightingale, former colonial governor
Aug 20 Jaap [Jacob AW] Burger, chairman (PvdA) on this day in history.
Aug 21 In the year 1904 the birth of Count Baise, US bandleader and jazz player
Aug 21 [William] Count Basie, Red Bank NJ, jazz musician (Blazing Saddles) in the year 1904.
Aug 22 Deng Xiaoping, Chinese party leader (1976-1983) on this day in history.
Aug 23 Automobile tire chain patented on this day in history.
Aug 24 On this day in history 24th US Mens Tennis: Holcombe Ward beats William Clothier (108 64 97)
Aug 24 In the year 1904 rod Redwing, NY, actor (Buffalo Bill in Tomahawk Territory)
Aug 25 In the year 1904 james J Jeffries TKOs Jack Munroe in 2 for heavyweight boxing title
Aug 25 Jim Jefferies KOsJack Munroe & retains boxing heavyweight title in the year 1904.
Aug 26 On this day in history christopher W Bradshaw-Isherwood, Brit/US writer (Goodbye to Berlin)
Aug 28 On this day in history the first jail sentence for speeding in an automobile is pronounced in Newport, RI.
Aug 29 On this day in history 3rd modern Olympic Games opens in St Louis
Aug 29 On this day in history murad V, sultan of Turkey (1876), dies
Aug 29 Werner Forssman, German urologist (Nobel 1956) in the year 1904.
Aug 30 In the year 1904 kate Fanny Loder, composer, dies at 79
Aug 30 Thomas Hicks wins 3rd Olympics marathon (3:28:53.0) (40 km) in the year 1904.
Sep 01 Johnny Mack Brown, Dothan AL, actor (Lawman is Born, Back Trail) on this day in history.
Sep 02 On this day in history vera Vague, [Barbara Jo Allen], NYC, actress (Follow the Leader)
Sep 03 St Louis Olympics close in the year 1904.
Sep 03 St Louis Olympics closes on this day in history.
Sep 04 In the year 1904 dali Lama signs treaty allowing British commerce in Tibet
Sep 04 Julian Hill, research chemist in the year 1904.
Sep 06 On this day in history karlo Arvi Kivimaa, Finnish writer (Groenende Cross)