Friday January 01, 1904, NewYear’s Day
US date format: 1/1/1904, UK date format: 1/1/1904
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It was Friday, under the sign of Capricorn (see birth chart on January 1, 1904). The US president was Theodore Roosevelt (Republican), the UK Prime Minister was Arthur Balfour (Conservative), Pope Pius X was leading the Catholic Church.
Famous people born on this day include Fazal Ilahi Chaudhry and Vasilis Avlonitis.
The Magic Lantern, directed by Georges Méliès, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1904
But much more happened that day: find out below..