On This Day

What Happened on April 18, 1904

Historical Events

  • 8th Boston Marathon won by Michael Spring in 2:38:04.4
  • L'Humanité, under Jean Jaurès begins publishing

Famous Birthdays

  • Pigmeat [Dewey] Markham, American comedian (Here Comes da Judge-Laugh In), born in Durham, North Carolina (d. 1981)
1904 Highlights

About April 18, 1904

Day of the Week: Monday
How Long Ago? 116 years, 5 months and 6 days
Leap Year: Yes

Generation Greatest Generation
Chinese Zodiac: Dragon
Star Sign: Aries