1904

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Millennium: 2nd millennium
Centuries: 19th century20th century21st century
Decades: 1870s  1880s  1890s  – 1900s –  1910s  1920s  1930s
Years: 1901 1902 190319041905 1906 1907
1904 in various calendars
Gregorian calendar 1904
MCMIV
Ab urbe condita 2657
Armenian calendar 1353
ԹՎ ՌՅԾԳ
Assyrian calendar 6654
Bahá'í calendar 60–61
Balinese saka calendar 1825–1826
Bengali calendar 1311
Berber calendar 2854
British Regnal year Edw. 7 – 4 Edw. 7
Buddhist calendar 2448
Burmese calendar 1266
Byzantine calendar 7412–7413
Chinese calendar 癸卯(Water Rabbit)
4600 or 4540
    — to —
甲辰年 (Wood Dragon)
4601 or 4541
Coptic calendar 1620–1621
Discordian calendar 3070
Ethiopian calendar 1896–1897
Hebrew calendar 5664–5665
Hindu calendars
 - Vikram Samvat 1960–1961
 - Shaka Samvat 1825–1826
 - Kali Yuga 5004–5005
Holocene calendar 11904
Igbo calendar 904–905
Iranian calendar 1282–1283
Islamic calendar 1321–1322
Japanese calendar Meiji 37
(明治37年)
Javanese calendar 1833–1834
Julian calendar Gregorian minus 13 days
Korean calendar 4237
Minguo calendar 8 before ROC
民前8年
Nanakshahi calendar 436
Thai solar calendar 2446–2447
Tibetan calendar 阴水兔年
(female Water-Rabbit)
2030 or 1649 or 877
    — to —
阳木龙年
(male Wood-Dragon)
2031 or 1650 or 878

1904 (MCMIV) was a leap year starting on Friday (dominical letter CB) of the Gregorian calendar and a leap year starting on Thursday (dominical letter DC) of the Julian calendar, the 1904th year of the Common Era (CE) and Anno Domini (AD) designations, the 904th year of the 2nd millennium, the 4th year of the 20th century, and the 5th year of the 1900s decade. Note that the Julian day for 1904 is 13 calendar days difference, which continued to be used from 1582 until the complete conversion of the Gregorian calendar was entirely done in 1929.

Events

January

February 7: Aftermath of the Great Baltimore Fire.

February

Port Arthur from Gold Hill

March

April

May

June

July

August

September

October

November

November 8: Republican Theodore Roosevelt is elected President of the United States by defeating Democrat Alton B. Parker.

December

Date unknown

Births

January–February

Edris Rice-Wray M.D.

M.D.one of the pioneers in medical research who helped to prove the worth of the oral contraceptive pill

March

April

May

June

July–August

September–October

November–December

Date unknown

Deaths

January–June

Antonín Dvořák

July–December

Nobel Prizes

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References

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