November 1904 calendar

November 1904

Learn the most interesting events and historical facts that happened in November 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 November 1904: find out below


Historical Events

Which were the important events of November 1904?


  • 02 Nov 1904 British newspaper, "The Daily Mirror," begins publishing.
  • 08 Nov 1904 President Theodore Roosevelt (Republican) defeats Alton B Parker (Democrat).
  • 15 Nov 1904 King C Gillette patents Gillette razor blade
  • 17 Nov 1904 George Cohans musical Little Johnny Jones, premieres in New York City
  • 18 Nov 1904 General Esteban Huertas steps down after the government of Panama fears he wants to stage a coup.
  • 23 Nov 1904 3rd Olympic games close in St. Louis
  • 24 Nov 1904 The first successful caterpillar track is made (it later revolutionizes construction vehicles and land warfare).
  • 28 Nov 1904 Germany defeats Hottentotten in Warmbad SW-Africa
  • 16 Nov 1904 English engineer John Ambrose Fleming receives a patent for the thermionic valve (vacuum tube).
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Music charts

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

  1. - I am Longing for You, Sweetheart, Day by Day
  2. - Teasing (I was Only Teasing You)
  3. - Seminole
  4. - Sweet Adeline (You're the Flower of My Heart)
  5. - Egypt (My Cleopatra)


Which were the most popular Movies released in that month?