On This Day

What Happened on April 20, 1904

Historical Events

  • Louisiana Purchase Exposition opens in St Louis

Famous Birthdays

  • Bruce Cabot, American actor (Diamonds are Forever, King Kong), born in Carlsbad, New Mexico (d. 1972)
  • George Stibitz, American mathematician and scientist, born in York, Pennsylvania (d. 1995)
1904 Highlights

About April 20, 1904

Day of the Week: Wednesday
How Long Ago? 116 years, 6 months and 1 day
Leap Year: Yes

Generation Greatest Generation
Chinese Zodiac: Dragon
Star Sign: Taurus