On This Day

September 26, 1904 in History

Day of the Week: Monday

Events in History

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

Deaths in History

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