Historical Events In 1904
Wednesday, 04 October 2023
Jul 14 In the year 1904 s J Paul Kruger, general/pres South-Africa (1883-1904), dies at 78
Jul 14 The birth of Isaac Bashevis Singer, Polish Yiddish author on this day in history.
Jul 15 On this day in history 1st Buddhist temple in US forms, Los Angeles
Jul 15 Anton Pavlovich Chechov, Russian writer (Uncle Vanya), dies at 44 in the year 1904.
Jul 15 In the year 1904 the first Buddhist temple in US established, Los Angeles
Jul 16 On this day in history goffredo Petrassi, Zagarolo Italy, composer (Beatitudines)
Jul 16 On this day in history islands of Manu'a group (Samoa) ceded to US by their chiefs
Jul 16 Islands of the Manu'a group (Samoa) ceded to US by their chiefs in the year 1904.
Jul 17 On this day in history jef Alpaerts, Flemish pianist/conductor
Jul 18 In the year 1904 p Gotz discovers asteroid #538 Friederike
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 in the year 1904.
Jul 21 On this day in history camille Jenatzy sets world auto speed record at 65.79 MPH
Jul 23 On this day in history adone Zecchi, composer
Jul 23 Ice cream cone created by Charles E Menches during La Purchase Expo in the year 1904.
Jul 23 John Simon, public health pioneer, dies in the year 1904.
Jul 24 James R Killian Jr, MIT pres (1948-59) on this day in history.
Jul 26 Jack Allan Westrup, composer in the year 1904.
Jul 27 In the year 1904 agnes Yarnall, sculptor, artist, author laa, 1987
Jul 28 In the year 1904 plehve, Russian foreign minister (bomb under carriage), dies
Jul 28 On this day in history [John] Selwyn [Brooke] Lloyd, British statsman
Jul 31 In the year 1904 arthur Daley, sportswriter (NY Times-Pulitzer 1956)
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 In the year 1904 theodore Newton, NJ, actor (Ace of Aces, Voltaire)
Aug 05 In the year 1904 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 In the year 1904 train derailed on bridge in Eden Colo during a flash flood, kills 96
Aug 08 In the year 1904 istvan Szelenyi, composer
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 On this day in history pierre M Waldeck-Rousseau, French foreign minister (Dreyfus), dies