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

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Historical Events

Which were the important events of October 1904?


Events

  • 01 Oct 1904 JB van Heutsz becomes Governor-General of the Netherlands Indies
  • 03 Oct 1904 France and Spain sign treaty for Morocco Independence
  • 04 Oct 1904 1st day of NYC subway, 350,000 people ride 9.1 mile tracks
  • 05 Oct 1904 Alpha Kappa Psi, the co-ed Professional Business Fraternity, is founded on the campus of New York University
  • 10 Oct 1904 Boston pitchers achieve 148 complete games-an AL record, also record for total complete games AL 1,098, NL 1,089
  • 15 Oct 1904 The Russian Baltic Fleet leaves Reval, Estonia for Port Arthur during the Russo-Japanese War.
  • 16 Oct 1904 Russian Baltic fleet departs to Port Arthur
  • 17 Oct 1904 Bank of Italy (Bank of America) opens its doors.
  • 18 Oct 1904 Mahlers 5th symphony premieres in Cologne
  • 19 Oct 1904 Polytechnic University of the Philippines founded as Manila Business School through the superintendence of the American C.A. O'Reilley.
  • 21 Oct 1904 Russo-Japanese War ampndash Dogger Bank incident: The Russian Baltic Fleet fires on British trawlers it mistakes for Japanese torpedo boats in the North Sea.
  • 22 Oct 1904 Russian fleet shoots at British fishing ship
  • 24 Oct 1904 1st New York subway opens
  • 27 Oct 1904 The first underground New York City Subway line opens; the system becomes the biggest in United States, and one of the biggest in world.
  • 29 Oct 1904 IRT (Interborough Rapid Transit) subway (NYC) opens

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Music charts

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

  1. - Good-Bye, Little Girl, Good-Bye
  2. - Good-Bye, Little Girl, Good-Bye
  3. - On a Good Old Trolley Ride
  4. - Sweet Adeline (You're the Flower of My Heart)
  5. - Teasing