On This Day

What Happened on October 9, 1904

Famous Birthdays

  • Carl Parrish, American composer, born in Plymouth, Pennsylvania (d. 1965)
  • Johannes Karel Marie Ditto, Dutch dominican and broadcast chairman (KRO, 1938-45), born in Velsen, Netherlands (d. 1977)
  • Wally Brown, American actor (Zombies on Broadway, Girl Rush), born in Malden, Massachusetts (d. 1961)
1904 Highlights

About October 9, 1904

Day of the Week: Sunday
How Long Ago? 116 years, 9 months and 20 days
Leap Year: Yes

Generation Greatest Generation
Chinese Zodiac: Dragon
Star Sign: Libra