What Happened on May 6, 1904

Day of the Week: Friday

Historical Events

  • American Lung Association holds its 1st meeting

Famous Birthdays

  • Catherine Lacey, British actress (Sorcerors), born in London, England (d. 1979)
  • Harry Martinson, Swedish novelist/poet (Trade Wind-Nobel 1974)
  • Moshe Feldenkrais, Ukrainian-born founder of the Feldenkrais method (d. 1984)
  • Raymond Bailey, American actor (Vertigo, The Beverly Hillbillies, The Incredible Shrinking Man), born in San Francisco, California (d. 1980)

Famous Deaths

  • Franz von Lenbach, German painter, dies at 67