On This Day

What Happened on September 24, 1904

Day of the Week: Saturday

Famous Birthdays

  • Cemal Re┼čit Rey, Turkish composer, born in Jerusalem, Ottoman Empire (d. 1985)
  • Owen Saunders, English mathematician and mechanical engineer, born in Streatham, London (d. 1993)

Famous Deaths

  • Niels Ryberg Finsen, Danish physician and phototherapist (Nobel 1903), dies at 43