On This Day

What Happened on April 24, 1904

Day of the Week: Sunday

Historical Events


Event of interestEvent of Interest

President Loubet of France visits King Victor Emmanuel III of Italy and pointedly ignores the Pope, exacerbating relations between France and the Roman Catholic Church

King of Italy Victor Emmanuel III
King of Italy
Victor Emmanuel III

Famous Birthdays

  • Willem De Kooning, Dutch artist (North Atlantic Light), born in Rotterdam, Netherlands (d. 1997)

Famous Deaths

  • Friedrich Siemens, German industrial, dies at 77