April 1904 calendar

April 1904

Learn the most interesting events and historical facts that happened in April 1904.
The US president was Theodore Roosevelt (Republican), the UK Prime Minister was Arthur Balfour (Conservative), Pope Pius X was leading the Catholic Church.

But much more happened on April 1904: find out below


Historical Events

Which were the important events of April 1904?


  • 05 Apr 1904 The first international rugby league match is played between England and an Other Nationalities team (Welsh & Scottish players) in Central Park, Wigan, England.
  • 08 Apr 1904 Great Britain and France sign Cordial Entente concerning colonial matter.
  • 10 Apr 1904 British mystic Aleister Crowley transcribes the third and final chapter of The Book of The Law.
  • 19 Apr 1904 8th Boston Marathon won by Michael Spring of New York in 2:38:04.4.
  • 20 Apr 1904 Louisiana Purchase Exposition opens in Saint Louis.
  • 21 Apr 1904 Ty Cobb makes his pro debut for Augusta (South Atlantic League).
  • 23 Apr 1904 American Academy of Arts and Letters forms.
  • 24 Apr 1904 The Lithuanian press ban is lifted after almost 40 years.
  • 26 Apr 1904 Bell Telephone Company of Antwerp Belgium forms.
  • 27 Apr 1904 The Australian Labor Party becomes the first such party to gain national government, under Chris Watson.
  • 30 Apr 1904 Ice cream cone makes its debut.
  • 04 Apr 1904 Two M  ~7.1 earthquakes, among the largest in Europe, strikes Bulgaria, killing over 200 people and causing destruction.
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Music charts

Which were the top hits in April 1904?
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Top #5 songs in the USA

  1. - Razzle Dazzle
  2. - Sammy
  3. - Navajo
  4. - Under the Anheuser Bush
  5. - I Can't Do the Sum


Which were the most popular Movies released in that month?