Historical Events In 1904
Thursday, 14 November 2019
Aug 11 In the year 1904 german-ltalian General Von Trotha defeats Herero in SW Africa
Aug 11 Jess Stacy, pianist on this day in history.
Aug 12 In the year 1904 aleksei N Romanov, son of tsar Nicolas II [OS=July 30]
Aug 13 In the year 1904 charles "Buddy" Rogers, Olathe KS, actor (Wings)
Aug 15 On this day in history bill Baird, Grand Is Nebr, puppeteer (Kukla Fran & Ollie, Muppet Show)
Aug 16 NYC begins building Grand Central Station on this day in history.
Aug 16 Wendell Stanley, biochemist, 1st to crystallize a virus (Nobel 1946) on this day in history.
Aug 17 Boston's Jesse Tannehell no-hits Chic White Sox, 6-0 in the year 1904.
Aug 18 On this day in history chris Watson resigns as Prime Minister of Australia and is succeeded by George Reid.
Aug 18 Max Factor Jr, CEO (Max Factor Cosmetics) in the year 1904.
Aug 19 In the year 1904 ted Nightingale, former colonial governor
Aug 20 On this day in history jaap [Jacob AW] Burger, chairman (PvdA)
Aug 21 On this day in history the birth of Count Baise, US bandleader and jazz player
Aug 21 [William] Count Basie, Red Bank NJ, jazz musician (Blazing Saddles) on this day in history.
Aug 22 On this day in history deng Xiaoping, Chinese party leader (1976-1983)
Aug 23 In the year 1904 automobile tire chain patented
Aug 24 24th US Mens Tennis: Holcombe Ward beats William Clothier (108 64 97) in the year 1904.
Aug 24 On this day in history rod Redwing, NY, actor (Buffalo Bill in Tomahawk Territory)
Aug 25 On this day in history james J Jeffries TKOs Jack Munroe in 2 for heavyweight boxing title
Aug 25 On this day in history jim Jefferies KOsJack Munroe & retains boxing heavyweight title
Aug 26 Christopher W Bradshaw-Isherwood, Brit/US writer (Goodbye to Berlin) on this day in history.
Aug 28 In the year 1904 the first jail sentence for speeding in an automobile is pronounced in Newport, RI.
Aug 29 3rd modern Olympic Games opens in St Louis on this day in history.
Aug 29 In the year 1904 murad V, sultan of Turkey (1876), dies
Aug 29 On this day in history werner Forssman, German urologist (Nobel 1956)
Aug 30 On this day in history kate Fanny Loder, composer, dies at 79
Aug 30 On this day in history thomas Hicks wins 3rd Olympics marathon (3:28:53.0) (40 km)
Sep 01 On this day in history johnny Mack Brown, Dothan AL, actor (Lawman is Born, Back Trail)
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 in the year 1904.
Sep 04 On this day in history dali Lama signs treaty allowing British commerce in Tibet
Sep 04 On this day in history julian Hill, research chemist
Sep 06 On this day in history karlo Arvi Kivimaa, Finnish writer (Groenende Cross)