Historical Events In 1904
Sunday, 15 September 2019
Feb 11 Henry R LaBouisse, headed UNICEF (1965-79) in the year 1904.
Feb 12 Ted Mack, Denver Colo, TV host (Original Amateur Hour) on this day in history.
Feb 14 On this day in history charles William Oatley, electrical engineer
Feb 15 Antonin Magne, French bicyclist (Tour de France 1931, 34) in the year 1904.
Feb 16 On this day in history ellis Achong, cricketer (West Indian SLA, 8 wickets in 6 Tests)
Feb 17 Albert Kuyle, [Louis Kuitenbrouwer], Dutch writer (Jesus' Robe) on this day in history.
Feb 17 On this day in history 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 Aleksei N Kosygin, Soviet premier (1964-80) on this day in history.
Feb 20 On this day in history gustav Adolf Heinze, composer, dies at 83
Feb 20 In the year 1904 the birth of Alexei Kosygin, Former Prime Minister of the USSR
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 On this day in history the National Ski Association of America is founded.
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 in the year 1904.
Feb 23 Control of Panama Canal Zone acquired by US for $10 million on this day in history.
Feb 23 In the year 1904 leopold Trepper, Polish/Israeli spy/founded (CP Palestina)
Feb 23 In the year 1904 uS acquired control of the Panama Canal Zone for $10 million
Feb 25 On this day in history adelle Davis, author (Lets Stay Healthy)/nutritionist (died of cancer)
Feb 25 In the year 1904 j M Synge's "Riders to the Sea" opens at Irish Natl Theater Society
Feb 27 In the year 1904 james Thomas Farrell, US, author (Studs Lonigan trilogy)
Feb 28 Vincent d'Indy's 2nd Symphony in B, premieres in the year 1904.
Feb 29 Alan Richardson, composer in the year 1904.
Feb 29 President Theodore Roosevelt appoints a seven-man commission to oversee completion of the Panama Canal in the year 1904.
Feb 29 The birth of Jimmy Dorsey, US bandleader on this day in history.
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 in the year 1904.
Mar 01 In the year 1904 england regains cricket Ashes taking a 3-1 series lead vs Australia
Mar 01 On this day in history glenn Miller a great bandleader was born
Mar 01 In the year 1904 glenn Miller, bandleader (Glenn Miller Orchestra-In the Mood)
Mar 01 The birth of Glenn Miller, American bandleader in the year 1904.
Mar 02 On this day in history "Official Playing Rules of Professional Base Ball Clubs" adopted
Mar 02 Dr Seuss, [Theodor Geisel], children's author (Horton Hears a Who!) in the year 1904.
Mar 03 On this day in history kaiser Wilhelm II of Germany becomes the first person to make a sound recording of a political document, using Thomas Edison's cylinder.