What Happened on June 14, 1904

Day of the Week: Tuesday

Historical Events

  • At the battle of Telissu, the Japanese rout the Russians and inflict heavy casualties
  • Dutch troops occupy Kuto Reh, Sumatra, killing all inhabitants

Famous Birthdays

  • Benno Ammann, composer
  • Margaret Bourke-White, American photographer, 1st female LIFE staff photographer, born in NYC, New York (d. 1971)

Famous Weddings


HeartWedding of Interest

Ragtime composer Scott Joplin (35) weds Freddie Alexander (19) in Arkansas

Ragtime Composer Scott Joplin
Ragtime Composer
Scott Joplin