Historical Events In 1904
Friday, 10 July 2020
Jul 14 S J Paul Kruger, general/pres South-Africa (1883-1904), dies at 78 in the year 1904.
Jul 14 In the year 1904 the birth of Isaac Bashevis Singer, Polish Yiddish author
Jul 15 1st Buddhist temple in US forms, Los Angeles in the year 1904.
Jul 15 Anton Pavlovich Chechov, Russian writer (Uncle Vanya), dies at 44 on this day in history.
Jul 15 The first Buddhist temple in US established, Los Angeles in the year 1904.
Jul 16 On this day in history goffredo Petrassi, Zagarolo Italy, composer (Beatitudines)
Jul 16 Islands of Manu'a group (Samoa) ceded to US by their chiefs in the year 1904.
Jul 16 On this day in history 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 P Gotz discovers asteroid #538 Friederike in the year 1904.
Jul 19 Cleveland Nap's Neal Ball makes 1st unassisted triple play in the year 1904.
Jul 21 After 13 years, the 4,607-mile Trans-Siberian railway is completed on this day in history.
Jul 21 Camille Jenatzy sets world auto speed record at 65.79 MPH in the year 1904.
Jul 23 Adone Zecchi, composer in the year 1904.
Jul 23 In the year 1904 ice cream cone created by Charles E Menches during La Purchase Expo
Jul 23 In the year 1904 john Simon, public health pioneer, dies
Jul 24 On this day in history james R Killian Jr, MIT pres (1948-59)
Jul 26 In the year 1904 jack Allan Westrup, composer
Jul 27 In the year 1904 agnes Yarnall, sculptor, artist, author laa, 1987
Jul 28 Plehve, Russian foreign minister (bomb under carriage), dies in the year 1904.
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 On this day in history british journalist Francis Younghusband visits forbidden city Lhasa
Aug 03 Clifford D[onald] Simak, US, sci-fi author (Hugo, Empire, Way Station) in the year 1904.
Aug 04 Arnold Krug, composer, dies at 54 on this day in history.
Aug 04 On this day in history theodore Newton, NJ, actor (Ace of Aces, Voltaire)
Aug 05 In the year 1904 kenneth Thimann, botanist
Aug 06 Henry Payne Iba, Easton Mo, US basketball coach (Olympic-gold-64, 68) in the year 1904.
Aug 07 Ralph J Bunche, founder/diplomat (UN) (Nobel 1950) in the year 1904.
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 Friedrich Ratzel, German social-geographer (Lebensraum), dies at 59 on this day in history.
Aug 10 In the year 1904 angelo G Roncalli (Pope John XXIII) becomes a priest
Aug 10 In the year 1904 pierre M Waldeck-Rousseau, French foreign minister (Dreyfus), dies