What Happened on September 4, 1904

Day of the Week: Sunday

Historical Events

  • Dalai Lama signs treaty allowing British commerce in Tibet

Famous Birthdays

  • Christian-Jaque, French film director, born in Paris (d. 1994)
  • Julian W. Hill, American research chemist (developed nylon), born in St. Louis, Missouri (d. 1996)
  • Max Delbrück, German-American biologist and molecular geneticist (bacteriophage, Nobel Prize 1969), born in Berlin, Germany (d. 1981)