On This Day

What Happened on August 24, 1904

Historical Events

  • Battle of Liao-Yang-200,000 Japanese against 150,000 Russian, Japanese tactical victory

Famous Birthdays

  • Rodd Redwing, American actor (Buffalo Bill in Tomahawk Territory), born in NYC, New York (d. 1971)
1904 Highlights

About August 24, 1904

Day of the Week: Wednesday
How Long Ago? 116 years, 6 months and 11 days
Leap Year: Yes

Generation Greatest Generation
Chinese Zodiac: Dragon
Star Sign: Virgo