Historical Events In 1904
Monday, 24 June 2019
Feb 11 Henry R LaBouisse, headed UNICEF (1965-79) in the year 1904.
Feb 12 On this day in history ted Mack, Denver Colo, TV host (Original Amateur Hour)
Feb 14 Charles William Oatley, electrical engineer on this day in history.
Feb 15 In the year 1904 antonin Magne, French bicyclist (Tour de France 1931, 34)
Feb 16 Ellis Achong, cricketer (West Indian SLA, 8 wickets in 6 Tests) in the year 1904.
Feb 17 Albert Kuyle, [Louis Kuitenbrouwer], Dutch writer (Jesus' Robe) on this day in history.
Feb 17 In the year 1904 giacomo Puccini's opera "Madama Butterfly," premieres in Milan
Feb 19 Havank, [HF vqan der Kallen], Dutch thriller writer (St Eustache) in the year 1904.
Feb 20 In the year 1904 aleksei N Kosygin, Soviet premier (1964-80)
Feb 20 In the year 1904 gustav Adolf Heinze, composer, dies at 83
Feb 20 The birth of Alexei Kosygin, Former Prime Minister of the USSR in the year 1904.
Feb 21 Armand Preud'homme, Flemish organist/poet in the year 1904.
Feb 21 On this day in history national Ski Association forms in Ishpeming Mich
Feb 21 The National Ski Association of America is founded in the year 1904.
Feb 22 The United Kingdom sells a meteorological station on the South Orkney Islands to Argentina, the islands are subsequently claimed by the United Kingdom in 1908 on this day in history.
Feb 23 Control of Panama Canal Zone acquired by US for $10 million in the year 1904.
Feb 23 Leopold Trepper, Polish/Israeli spy/founded (CP Palestina) in the year 1904.
Feb 23 On this day in history uS acquired control of the Panama Canal Zone for $10 million
Feb 25 Adelle Davis, author (Lets Stay Healthy)/nutritionist (died of cancer) on this day in history.
Feb 25 J M Synge's "Riders to the Sea" opens at Irish Natl Theater Society on this day in history.
Feb 27 In the year 1904 james Thomas Farrell, US, author (Studs Lonigan trilogy)
Feb 28 On this day in history vincent d'Indy's 2nd Symphony in B, premieres
Feb 29 In the year 1904 alan Richardson, composer
Feb 29 On this day in history president Theodore Roosevelt appoints a seven-man commission to oversee completion of the Panama Canal.
Feb 29 In the year 1904 the birth of Jimmy Dorsey, US bandleader
Feb 29 On this day in history theodore Roosevelt, appoints 7 man committee to study Panama Canal
Mar 01 England regains cricket Ashes taking a 3-1 series lead v Australia on this day in history.
Mar 01 On this day in history england regains cricket Ashes taking a 3-1 series lead vs Australia
Mar 01 Glenn Miller a great bandleader was born on this day in history.
Mar 01 On this day in history glenn Miller, bandleader (Glenn Miller Orchestra-In the Mood)
Mar 01 The birth of Glenn Miller, American bandleader in the year 1904.
Mar 02 "Official Playing Rules of Professional Base Ball Clubs" adopted on this day in history.
Mar 02 On this day in history dr Seuss, [Theodor Geisel], children's author (Horton Hears a Who!)
Mar 03 Kaiser Wilhelm II of Germany becomes the first person to make a sound recording of a political document, using Thomas Edison's cylinder on this day in history.