Historical Events In 1904
Tuesday, 07 July 2020
Jun 15 Side-wheeler "General Slocum" burns in NY's East River (1,031 die) on this day in history.
Jun 16 On this day in history bloomsday (date of events in James Joyce's Ulysses)
Jun 16 Gerard Holt, Dutch architect in the year 1904.
Jun 17 Coenraad van Emde Boas, Dutch sexologist in the year 1904.
Jun 18 Keye Luke, Canton China, actor (Across the Pacific, Yangtse Incident) on this day in history.
Jun 19 In the year 1904 balis Dvarionas, composer
Jun 20 In the year 1904 heinrich von Brentano di Tremezzo, German Foreign Minister
Jun 21 In the year 1904 boston Herald tells of Red Sox trade "Dougherty as a Yankee," 1st known reference to NY club as Yankees (became Yankees in 1913)
Jun 23 Carleton Coon, prof of anthropology (What in the World) in the year 1904.
Jun 24 On this day in history kurt Kusenberg, German writer (Wein Auf Lebenszeit)
Jun 25 In the year 1904 jan van Axel, [Johannes P Kraakman], Dutch director (Overschotje)
Jun 26 Peter Lorre, Hungarian/US, actor (M, Casablanca, Beast with 5 Fingers) on this day in history.
Jun 26 The birth of Peter Lorre, American film actor in the year 1904.
Jun 28 In the year 1904 international Anti-Military Cooperation (IAMV) forms in Amsterdam
Jun 28 Wlodzimierz Pozniak, composer on this day in history.
Jun 29 2 prehistoric bones found in Weerdingerveen, Drenthe on this day in history.
Jun 30 Glenda Farrell, Enid OK, actress (Golddiggers of 1935) on this day in history.
Jun 30 On this day in history thomas Emmett, cricketer (English Test bowler of the sostenuter), dies
Jul 01 In the year 1904 3rd modern Olympic games opens in St Louis
Jul 01 On this day in history mary Calderone, physician/founder (planned parenthood)
Jul 02 In the year 1904 carl Weinrich, composer
Jul 03 In the year 1904 first run of the Ocean Limited passenger train between Montreal, Que. and Halifax. N.S. This is the longest running train in Canada having operated continuously over the same 840 mile route.
Jul 03 Theodor Herzl, Austrian journalist/Zionist, dies in the year 1904.
Jul 04 On this day in history angela Baddeley, London England, actress (Ghost Train, Tom Jones)
Jul 05 Don Goddard, Binghamton NY, news anchor (ABC Evening News 1958-59) in the year 1904.
Jul 05 In the year 1904 giants 18-game winning streak ends as Phillies win 6-5 in 10 inn
Jul 06 On this day in history robert Whitney, Newcastle-on-Tyne England, conductor (Sospiro do Roma)
Jul 07 In the year 1904 a Charlois discovers asteroid #537 Pauly
Jul 08 Bill Challis, arranger/pianist on this day in history.
Jul 09 In the year 1904 10th US Golf Open: Willie Anderson shoots a 303 at Glen View Club IL
Jul 10 On this day in history isa Krejci, composer
Jul 12 On this day in history pablo Neruda, Chile, poet (Residence on Earth-Nobel 1971)
Jul 12 The birth of Pablo Neruda, Chilean poet on this day in history.
Jul 14 In the year 1904 isaac Bashevis Singer, Poland, Yiddish novelist (Enemies-Nobel 1978)