What Happened on August 3, 1904

Day of the Week: Wednesday

Historical Events

  • British journalist Francis Younghusband visits forbidden city Lhasa

Famous Birthdays

  • Clifford D. Simak, American sci-fi author (Hugo, Empire, Way Station), born in Millville, Wisconsin (d. 1988)
  • Dolores del Rio, Mexican silent screen actress (Deseada, Bugambilia), born in Durango, Mexico (d. 1983)