On This Day

What Happened on July 14, 1904

Famous Birthdays

  • Richard Clarkson, British aeronautical engineer (Hawker Siddeley - Trident wing), born in London, England (d. 1996)

Famous Deaths


Person of interestPaul Kruger

Paul Kruger, 3rd President of South African Republic (1883-1900) and face of Boer resistance during the Second Boer War, dies of pneumonia at 78

3rd President of the South African Republic Paul Kruger
3rd President of the South African Republic
Paul Kruger

1904 Highlights

About July 14, 1904

Day of the Week: Thursday
How Long Ago? 117 years and 9 days
Leap Year: Yes

Generation Greatest Generation
Chinese Zodiac: Dragon
Star Sign: Cancer