On This Day

What Happened on October 21, 1904

Famous Birthdays

  • Edmond [Moore] Hamilton, American sci-fi author (Danger Planet)
  • Patrick Kavanagh, Irish poet (d. 1967)

Famous Deaths

  • Isabelle Eberhardt, Swiss explorer and writer (b. 1877)
1904 Highlights

About October 21, 1904

Day of the Week: Friday
How Long Ago? 116 years and 11 months
Leap Year: Yes

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