On This Day

What Happened on April 9, 1904

Famous Birthdays

  • Joseph "Sharkey" Bonano, American Dixieland jazz trumpeter and singer, born in New Orleans, Louisiana (d. 1972)
  • Lyle Latell, American actor (Not of This Earth; Dick Tracy's Dilemma; Sky Dragon), born in Alma, Iowa (d. 1967)

Famous Deaths

  • Isabella II, Queen of Spain (1833-68), dies at 73
1904 Highlights

About April 9, 1904

Day of the Week: Saturday
How Long Ago? 117 years, 5 months and 10 days
Leap Year: Yes

Generation: Greatest Generation
Chinese Zodiac: Dragon
Star Sign: Aries