Thursday 7 January 1904, Orthodox Christmas
It was Thursday, under the sign of Capricorn. The US president was Theodore Roosevelt (Republican).
Famous people born on this day include Ella Hval .
Don Quichotte, directed by Plamen Kartaloff, 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 7 January 1904
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Which were the important events of 7 January 1904 ?
- Catholicism - Feast day of St. Raymond of Pe�afort.
- Christmas Day in the Julian calendar. This is the day on which Christmas is celebrated in most Eastern and Oriental Orthodox Churches.
- European traditional - Distaff day: women's traditional work begins again after Epiphany.
- Ella Hval: Norwegian actress and theatre instructor.
- Marconi Company establishes "CQD" as first international radio distress signal.
- The distress signal ''CQD'' is established only to be replaced two years later by ''SOS''.