On This Day

What Happened on January 25, 1904

Historical Events

  • 179 die in coal mine explosion at Cheswick, Pennsylvania
  • John Millington Synge's play "Riders to the Sea" premieres in Dublin

Famous Birthdays

  • Frans Goedhart, Dutch journalist (Het Parool), born in Amsterdam, Netherlands (d. 1990)
1904 Highlights

About January 25, 1904

Day of the Week: Monday
How Long Ago? 117 years, 6 months and 3 days
Leap Year: Yes

Generation Greatest Generation
Chinese Zodiac: Rabbit
Star Sign: Aquarius