On This Day

What Happened on July 21, 1904

Historical Events

  • After 13 years, the 4,607-mile Trans-Siberian railway is completed
  • Camille Jenatzy sets world auto speed record at 65.79 MPH

Famous Weddings


LoveWedding of Interest

Sinclair Oil founder Harry Ford Sinclair (28) weds Elizabeth Farrell

Founder of Sinclair Oil Harry Ford Sinclair
Founder of Sinclair Oil
Harry Ford Sinclair

1904 Highlights

About July 21, 1904

Day of the Week: Thursday
How Long Ago? 116 years, 4 months and 15 days
Leap Year: Yes

Generation Greatest Generation
Chinese Zodiac: Dragon
Star Sign: Cancer