Historical Events In 1904
Thursday, 20 February 2020
Jun 15 In the year 1904 side-wheeler "General Slocum" burns in NY's East River (1,031 die)
Jun 16 Bloomsday (date of events in James Joyce's Ulysses) on this day in history.
Jun 16 On this day in history gerard Holt, Dutch architect
Jun 17 Coenraad van Emde Boas, Dutch sexologist in the year 1904.
Jun 18 In the year 1904 keye Luke, Canton China, actor (Across the Pacific, Yangtse Incident)
Jun 19 On this day in history balis Dvarionas, composer
Jun 20 On this day in history heinrich von Brentano di Tremezzo, German Foreign Minister
Jun 21 On this day in history 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 Kurt Kusenberg, German writer (Wein Auf Lebenszeit) on this day in history.
Jun 25 Jan van Axel, [Johannes P Kraakman], Dutch director (Overschotje) in the year 1904.
Jun 26 Peter Lorre, Hungarian/US, actor (M, Casablanca, Beast with 5 Fingers) in the year 1904.
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 On this day in history wlodzimierz Pozniak, composer
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 In the year 1904 thomas Emmett, cricketer (English Test bowler of the sostenuter), dies
Jul 01 On this day in history 3rd modern Olympic games opens in St Louis
Jul 01 Mary Calderone, physician/founder (planned parenthood) on this day in history.
Jul 02 On this day in history carl Weinrich, composer
Jul 03 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 on this day in history.
Jul 03 Theodor Herzl, Austrian journalist/Zionist, dies in the year 1904.
Jul 04 Angela Baddeley, London England, actress (Ghost Train, Tom Jones) in the year 1904.
Jul 05 Don Goddard, Binghamton NY, news anchor (ABC Evening News 1958-59) on this day in history.
Jul 05 On this day in history giants 18-game winning streak ends as Phillies win 6-5 in 10 inn
Jul 06 Robert Whitney, Newcastle-on-Tyne England, conductor (Sospiro do Roma) on this day in history.
Jul 07 A Charlois discovers asteroid #537 Pauly in the year 1904.
Jul 08 On this day in history bill Challis, arranger/pianist
Jul 09 In the year 1904 10th US Golf Open: Willie Anderson shoots a 303 at Glen View Club IL
Jul 10 In the year 1904 isa Krejci, composer
Jul 12 In the year 1904 pablo Neruda, Chile, poet (Residence on Earth-Nobel 1971)
Jul 12 In the year 1904 the birth of Pablo Neruda, Chilean poet
Jul 14 On this day in history isaac Bashevis Singer, Poland, Yiddish novelist (Enemies-Nobel 1978)