Saturday December 31, 1904, NewYear’s Eve
US date format: 12/31/1904, UK date format: 31/12/1904
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It was Saturday, under the sign of Capricorn (see birth chart on December 31, 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 Chuck Gardiner and Nathan Milstein in Odessa.
The Mermaid, directed by Georges Méliès, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1904
But much more happened that day: find out below..
Which were the important events of December 31, 1904?
- New Year's Eve on the Gregorian Calendar.
- The first New Year's Eve celebration is held in Longacre Square (later known as Times Square) in New York City, New York.