1904

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Millennium: 2nd millennium
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1904 in various calendars
Gregorian calendar 1904
MCMIV
Ab urbe condita 2657
Armenian calendar 1353
ԹՎ ՌՅԾԳ
Assyrian calendar 6654
Bahá'í calendar 60–61
Balinese saka calendar 1825–1826
Bengali calendar 1311
Berber calendar 2854
British Regnal year 3  Edw. 7   4  Edw. 7
Buddhist calendar 2448
Burmese calendar 1266
Byzantine calendar 7412–7413
Chinese calendar 癸卯(Water  Rabbit)
4600 or 4540
     to 
甲辰年 (Wood  Dragon)
4601 or 4541
Coptic calendar 1620–1621
Discordian calendar 3070
Ethiopian calendar 1896–1897
Hebrew calendar 5664–5665
Hindu calendars
 - Vikram Samvat 1960–1961
 - Shaka Samvat 1825–1826
 - Kali Yuga 5004–5005
Holocene calendar 11904
Igbo calendar 904–905
Iranian calendar 1282–1283
Islamic calendar 1321–1322
Japanese calendar Meiji 37
(明治37年)
Javanese calendar 1833–1834
Julian calendar Gregorian minus 13 days
Korean calendar 4237
Minguo calendar 8 before ROC
民前8年
Nanakshahi calendar 436
Thai solar calendar 2446–2447
Tibetan calendar 阴水兔年
(female Water-Rabbit)
2030 or 1649 or 877
     to 
阳木龙年
(male Wood-Dragon)
2031 or 1650 or 878

1904 ( MCMIV ) was a leap year starting on Friday of the Gregorian calendar  and a leap year starting on Thursday of the Julian calendar , the 1904th year of the Common Era (CE) and Anno Domini (AD) designations, the 904th year of the 2nd millennium , the 4th year of the 20th century , and the 5th year of the 1900s decade. As of the start of 1904, the Gregorian calendar was 13 days ahead of the Julian calendar, which remained in localized use until 1923.

Contents

Events

January

February 7: Aftermath of the Great Baltimore Fire.

February

Port Arthur from Gold Hill

March

April

May

June

July

1904 Summer Olympics

August

September

October

November

November 8: Republican Theodore Roosevelt is elected President of the United States by defeating Democrat Alton B. Parker.
November 24: caterpillar track

December


Date unknown

Births

January

Ray Bolger
Cary Grant

February

Jimmy Dorsey

March

Dr. Seuss
Joan Crawford

April

Sharkey Bonano
John Gielgud
J. Robert Oppenheimer

May

Salvador Dalí
Fats Waller
Robert Montgomery

June

Johnny Weissmuller
Ralph Bellamy

July

Gordon Gunson
Pablo Neruda
Pavel Cherenkov

August

Dolores del Río
Jay Novello
Christopher Isherwood
Werner Forssmann

September

Greer Garson

October

November

Michael Ramsey
Lillian Copeland

December

Clarence Nash
George Stevens

Date unknown

Deaths

January

Blessed Laura Vicuña
Frederick I, Duke of Anhalt
Elphège Gravel

February

Vladimir Markovnikov
Prince Henry of Prussia

March

Prince George, Duke of Cambridge

April

Queen Isabella II of Spain
King Norodom of Cambodia

May

Antonín Dvořák
Manuel Candamo
George Johnston Allman
Henry Morton Stanley
Fyodor Bredikhin
François Coillard
Duke Paul Frederick of Mecklenburg

June

July

Theodor Herzl
Joseph Blanc
Édouard Thilges
Paul Kruger

August

Pierre Waldeck-Rousseau
Gaudensi Allar
Sultan Murad V

September

Saint José Maria de Yermo y Parres
Ernest, Count of Lippe-Biesterfeld

October

George, King of Saxony
Maurice Baldwin

November

Blessed Mary of the Passion

December

Johanna Anderson
Prince Frederick of Hohenzollern-Sigmaringen
Mahmoud Samy El Baroudy

Date Unknown

Nobel Prizes

References

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  2. Alpers, A. F. G. (1966). "Pelorus Jack". An Encyclopaedia of New Zealand. Retrieved 2006-12-29.
  3. "IFK - 1904-1908". www.ifkgoteborg.se (in Swedish). Archived from the original on April 1, 2014. Retrieved November 3, 2017.
  4. Headland, R. K. (1984). The Island of South Georgia. Cambridge University Press. ISBN   0-521-25274-1.

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