On This Day

What Happened on January 21, 1904

Historical Events

  • Leos Janacek's opera "Jenufa" premieres in Brno

Famous Birthdays

  • Joseph Ford McGuinn, American director and actor (Dick Tracy's G-Men), born in Brooklyn, New York (d. 1971)
  • Richard P Blackmur, Mass, critic/poet (Good European)
  • Robert "Juice" Wilson, American jazz violinist, born in Chicago, Illinois (d. 1972)
1904 Highlights

About January 21, 1904

Day of the Week: Thursday
How Long Ago? 117 years, 4 months and 30 days
Leap Year: Yes

Generation Greatest Generation
Chinese Zodiac: Rabbit
Star Sign: Aquarius