What Happened on January 17, 1904

Historical Events

Theater Premiere

Anton Chekhov's play "Cherry Orchard" opens at Moscow Art Theater

Famous Birthdays

  • Patsy Ruth Miller, American actress (Quebec, Wide Open, Sap, Twin Beds), born in St. Louis, Missouri (d. 1995)
1904 Highlights

About January 17, 1904

Day of the Week: Sunday
How Long Ago? 119 years and 11 days
Leap Year: Yes

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