Saturday 1 October 1904
It was Saturday, under the sign of Libra. The US president was Theodore Roosevelt (Republican).
Famous people born on this day include Hermann Ehlers and Otto Robert Frisch.
A Railway Tragedy, directed by Unavailable, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1904
But much more happened that day: find out below..
What the sky looked like on 1 October 1904
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Which were the important events of 1 October 1904 ?
- Singapore - Children's Day
- Also see October 1 (Eastern Orthodox liturgics)
- World Vegetarian Day
- French Republican Calendar - Cuve (Barrel) Day, tenth day in the Month of VendTmiaire
- Tuvalu - Independence Day (from Gilbert Islands (Kiribati), 1975)
- San Marino - two Captains Regent, elected by parliament, take office for six months.
- Nigeria - Independence Day (from Britain, 1960)
- People's Republic of China - National Day (1949)
- RC Church - Feast days of Saint ThTrFse de Lisieux; formerly of Saint Bavo and Saint Remigius
- Republic of Cyprus - Independence Day (from Britain, 1960)
- Hermann Ehlers: German politician.
- Vladimir Horowitz: Kiev, Ukraine -- Pianist (Carmen).
- Otto Robert Frisch: Austrian-born physicist (d. 1979).
- Andrea Benagiano: Italy Scientist.
- Otto Frisch: Austrian-English physicist and academic (d. 1979).
- A Gopalan: Indian educator and politician (d. 1977).
- William GGVV Harcourt: Historian / English Secretary of State, dies at 76.
- JB van Heutsz becomes Governor-General of the Netherlands Indies
- Netherlands and Portugal lay down bounderies splitting Timor
- Phi Delta Epsilon, the international medical fraternity, is founded by Aaron Brown and eight of his friends at Cornell University Medical College.
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Which were the top hits in that special week of October 1904 ?
Top #2 songs in the USA
- Good-Bye, Little Girl, Good-Bye - Mina Hickman
- Good-Bye, Little Girl, Good-Bye - Byron G. Harlan