On This Day

What Happened on November 1, 1904

Historical Events

Theater Premiere

George Bernard Shaw's comedy play "John Bull's Other Island" premieres in London

Famous Birthdays

  • Laura La Plante, American actress (Show Boat, Scandal) known for her work in the silent film era, born in St. Louis, Missouri (d. 1996)
1904 Highlights

About November 1, 1904

Day of the Week: Tuesday
How Long Ago? 117 years, 1 month and 7 days
Leap Year: Yes

Generation: Greatest Generation
Chinese Zodiac: Dragon
Star Sign: Scorpio