On This Day

What Happened on September 3, 1904

Historical Events

  • For the only time in Olympic Games history, there is a throw-off in the discus final after Americans Martin Sheridan & Ralph Rose tie with a best throw of 128' 10½" in St. Louis; Sheridan wins with 127' 10¼"
1904 Highlights

About September 3, 1904

Day of the Week: Saturday
How Long Ago? 117 years, 4 months and 24 days
Leap Year: Yes

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