On This Day

What Happened on September 9, 1904

Historical Events

  • Boston Herald again refers to NY baseball club as Yankees, when it reports "Yankees take 2," Yankee name not official till 1913
  • Mounted police 1st used in NYC

Famous Birthdays

  • Feroze Khan, Pakistani field hockey player (d. 2005)
1904 Highlights

About September 9, 1904

Day of the Week: Friday
How Long Ago? 117 years, 1 month and 12 days
Leap Year: Yes

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