What Happened on May 4, 1904

Day of the Week: Wednesday

Historical Events

  • Charles Stewart Rolls meets Frederick Henry Royce at the Midland Hotel in Manchester, England. Go on to form Roll-Royce
  • Construction begins by the United States on the Panama Canal.

Famous Birthdays

  • Umm Kulthum, Egyptian singer (official Date of Birth) (d. 1975)