Millennium: 2nd millennium
Centuries:
Decades:
Years:
1904 in various calendars
Gregorian calendar1904
MCMIV
Ab urbe condita2657
Armenian calendar1353
ԹՎ ՌՅԾԳ
Assyrian calendar6654
Bahá'í calendar60–61
Balinese saka calendar1825–1826
Bengali calendar1311
Berber calendar2854
British Regnal yearEdw. 7 – 4 Edw. 7
Buddhist calendar2448
Burmese calendar1266
Byzantine calendar7412–7413
Chinese calendar癸卯(Water Rabbit)
4600 or 4540
    — to —
甲辰年 (Wood Dragon)
4601 or 4541
Coptic calendar1620–1621
Discordian calendar3070
Ethiopian calendar1896–1897
Hebrew calendar5664–5665
Hindu calendars
 - Vikram Samvat1960–1961
 - Shaka Samvat1825–1826
 - Kali Yuga5004–5005
Holocene calendar11904
Igbo calendar904–905
Iranian calendar1282–1283
Islamic calendar1321–1322
Japanese calendarMeiji 37
(明治37年)
Javanese calendar1833–1834
Julian calendarGregorian minus 13 days
Korean calendar4237
Minguo calendar8 before ROC
民前8年
Nanakshahi calendar436
Thai solar calendar2446–2447
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.

Events

January

February 7: Aftermath of the Great Baltimore Fire.
February 7: Aftermath of the Great Baltimore Fire.

February

Port Arthur from Gold Hill
Port Arthur from Gold Hill

March

April

May

June

July

1904 Summer Olympics
Pavlos Melas

August

September

October

November

November 24: caterpillar track

December

Date unknown

Births

January

Ray Bolger
Cary Grant

February

Keith Holyoake
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
Ralph Bunche
Deng Xiaoping
Christopher Isherwood

September

Umberto II of Italy
Greer Garson

Daniel Prenn (7 September 1904 – 3 September 1991) was a Russian-born German, Polish, and British tennis player who was Jewish.Lou Moore, American race car driver, team owner (died 1956)

October

Tita Merello

November

Dick Powell
Michael Ramsey

December

Clarence Nash
George Stevens

Date unknown

Deaths

January

Blessed Laura Vicuña
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
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

Nobel Prizes

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