On This Day

What Happened on September 19, 1904

Historical Events

  • Gen Nogi's assault on Port Arthur: 16,000 Japanese casualties

Famous Birthdays

  • Bergen Evans, American professor of English ($64,000 Question), born in Franklin, Ohio (d. 1978)
  • Else-Marie Hansen, Danish actress (Hvor går Karl hen?), born in Copenhagen, Denmark (d. 2003)
  • Karen Aabye, Danish author (Less bedstemor there jomfru), born in Copenhagen, Denmark (d. 1982)
1904 Highlights

About September 19, 1904

Day of the Week: Monday
How Long Ago? 116 years, 2 months and 16 days
Leap Year: Yes

Generation Greatest Generation
Chinese Zodiac: Dragon
Star Sign: Virgo