On This Day

What Happened on March 6, 1904

Historical Events

  • The Japanese fleet bombards Vladivostok, the major Russian port on the Pacific

Famous Birthdays

  • Chris Baay, Dutch actor (Tomorrow It Will Be Better, Klatergoud, Surprise Raid), born in Amsterdam, Noord-Holland, Netherlands (d. 1991)
  • Hugh Williams, British dramatist, actor and writer (Wuthering Heights, Bank Holiday), born in East Sussex, England (d. 1969)
  • José Antonio Aguirre, Basque politician (d. 1960)
1904 Highlights

About March 6, 1904

Day of the Week: Sunday
How Long Ago? 116 years, 8 months and 24 days
Leap Year: Yes

Generation Greatest Generation
Chinese Zodiac: Dragon
Star Sign: Pisces