On This Day

What Happened on September 26, 1904

Historical Events

  • Charles Kleins "Music Master" premieres in NYC
  • Earl Grey is named British governor-general of Canada
  • GB Shaw's "How He Lied to Her Husband" premieres in NYC

Famous Deaths

  • John F. Stairs, Canadian businessman and statesman (b. 1848)
  • Lafcadio Hearn, American author (Glimpses of Unfamiliar Japan), dies at 54
1904 Highlights

About September 26, 1904

Day of the Week: Monday
How Long Ago? 116 years, 5 months and 9 days
Leap Year: Yes

Generation Greatest Generation
Chinese Zodiac: Dragon
Star Sign: Libra