On This Day

What Happened on January 10, 1904

Famous Birthdays

  • Jesus Garcia Leoz, Spanish composer, born in Olite, Spain (d. 1953)
  • Ray Bolger, American dancer, actor, and singer (Wizard of Oz - "Scarecrow"; Partridge Family - "Grandpa Renfrew"), born in Dorchester, Massachusetts (d. 1987)

Famous Deaths

  • Jean-Léon Gérôme, French painter and sculptor (b. 1824)
1904 Highlights

About January 10, 1904

Day of the Week: Sunday
How Long Ago? 117 years, 10 months and 29 days
Leap Year: Yes

Generation: Greatest Generation
Chinese Zodiac: Rabbit
Star Sign: Capricorn