What Happened on October 27, 1904

Historical Events

  • First section of New York subway - Lower Manhattan to Broadway Harlem, opened by Interborough Rapid Transit (IRT), fare one nickel

Famous Birthdays

  • Ernő Schwarz, Hungarian-American soccer forward (2 caps Hungary; Ferencváros, NY Giants, NY Americans) and coach (United States [men] 1953-56), born in Budapest, Hungary (d. 1974)
Born in 1904
1904 Highlights

About October 27, 1904

Day of the Week: Thursday
How Long Ago? 118 years, 10 months and 29 days
Leap Year: Yes

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