Historical Events in December 1904

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Dec 6 Theodore Roosevelt confirms Monroe-doctrine (Roosevelt Corollary)

26th US President Theodore Roosevelt
26th US President
Theodore Roosevelt
  • Dec 10 King Peter I of Serbia named nationalist regime
  • Dec 10 Founding of Pi Kappa Phi Fraternity.
  • Dec 12 CMS McClellan's "Leah Kleschna" premieres in NYC
  • Dec 19 Dawson City hockey team begins 9 day walk to get a boat to Seattle to catch a train to Ottawa to play in Stanley Cup on Jan 13 1905
  • Dec 24 German SW Africa abolishes slavery of young children
  • Dec 27 'Peter Pan" by J. M. Barrie premieres at the Duke of York Theatre in London
  • Dec 27 W B Yeats/Lady Gregory's "On Baile's Strand" premieres in Dublin
  • Dec 28 1st daily wireless weather forecasts published (London)
  • Dec 31 The first New Year's Eve celebration is held in Times Square, then known as Longacre Square, in New York, New York.