Historical Events In 1904
Thursday, 19 September 2019
Jul 14 S J Paul Kruger, general/pres South-Africa (1883-1904), dies at 78 on this day in history.
Jul 14 The birth of Isaac Bashevis Singer, Polish Yiddish author on this day in history.
Jul 15 1st Buddhist temple in US forms, Los Angeles in the year 1904.
Jul 15 In the year 1904 anton Pavlovich Chechov, Russian writer (Uncle Vanya), dies at 44
Jul 15 On this day in history the first Buddhist temple in US established, Los Angeles
Jul 16 In the year 1904 goffredo Petrassi, Zagarolo Italy, composer (Beatitudines)
Jul 16 Islands of Manu'a group (Samoa) ceded to US by their chiefs on this day in history.
Jul 16 In the year 1904 islands of the Manu'a group (Samoa) ceded to US by their chiefs
Jul 17 In the year 1904 jef Alpaerts, Flemish pianist/conductor
Jul 18 In the year 1904 p Gotz discovers asteroid #538 Friederike
Jul 19 On this day in history cleveland Nap's Neal Ball makes 1st unassisted triple play
Jul 21 On this day in history after 13 years, the 4,607-mile Trans-Siberian railway is completed
Jul 21 On this day in history camille Jenatzy sets world auto speed record at 65.79 MPH
Jul 23 In the year 1904 adone Zecchi, composer
Jul 23 On this day in history ice cream cone created by Charles E Menches during La Purchase Expo
Jul 23 On this day in history john Simon, public health pioneer, dies
Jul 24 James R Killian Jr, MIT pres (1948-59) in the year 1904.
Jul 26 Jack Allan Westrup, composer in the year 1904.
Jul 27 On this day in history agnes Yarnall, sculptor, artist, author laa, 1987
Jul 28 In the year 1904 plehve, Russian foreign minister (bomb under carriage), dies
Jul 28 [John] Selwyn [Brooke] Lloyd, British statsman on this day in history.
Jul 31 Arthur Daley, sportswriter (NY Times-Pulitzer 1956) on this day in history.
Aug 03 British journalist Francis Younghusband visits forbidden city Lhasa in the year 1904.
Aug 03 Clifford D[onald] Simak, US, sci-fi author (Hugo, Empire, Way Station) on this day in history.
Aug 04 In the year 1904 arnold Krug, composer, dies at 54
Aug 04 Theodore Newton, NJ, actor (Ace of Aces, Voltaire) on this day in history.
Aug 05 On this day in history kenneth Thimann, botanist
Aug 06 On this day in history henry Payne Iba, Easton Mo, US basketball coach (Olympic-gold-64, 68)
Aug 07 Ralph J Bunche, founder/diplomat (UN) (Nobel 1950) on this day in history.
Aug 07 Train derailed on bridge in Eden Colo during a flash flood, kills 96 in the year 1904.
Aug 08 Istvan Szelenyi, composer in the year 1904.
Aug 09 On this day in history friedrich Ratzel, German social-geographer (Lebensraum), dies at 59
Aug 10 On this day in history angelo G Roncalli (Pope John XXIII) becomes a priest
Aug 10 Pierre M Waldeck-Rousseau, French foreign minister (Dreyfus), dies in the year 1904.