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1904
   winners of the FA Cup were   
Manchester City
Manchester City 1 Bolton Wanderers 0
1904
   Summer Olympic Games were held in   
St. Louis
1904
   winner of the Tour de France was   
Henri Cornet
France Won the tour aged 20.
1904
   Wimbledon Men's Singles champion was   
Lawrence Doherty
1904
   Wimbledon Ladies' Singles champion was   
Dorothea Douglass
1904
   Australian Prime Minister was   
John Watson
Labor
1904
   winner of the US Open Men's Singles was   
Holcombe Ward
d. William Clothier 10-8 6-4 9-7
1904
   winner of the US Open Women's Singles was   
Mary Sutton
1904
   World Series Champions were the   
None
Boycotted by New York Giants
1904
   was the year   
The Land Speed Record First Exceeded 100mph
Louis Rigolly of France July 21, 1904, driving a Gobron Brillié which was powered by a 13,600 cc engine developing a now lowly 130 bhp.
General Slocum
   sank in   
1904
June 15 Excursion steamer burned in East River, N.Y 1,021 perished.
1904
   the winner was   
Institute of International Law
Ghent, Belgium; Scientific Society, founded in 1873
Salvador Dalì
   was born on   
May 11, 1904
Spanish artist
Pablo Neruda
   was born on   
July 12, 1904
Chilean poet; one of the most widely read poets since William Shakespeare
1904
   the winner was   
Frédéric Mistral, José Echegaray
France, 1830-1914 / Spain, 1832-1916
1904
   the winner was   
Elwood
Shorty Prior
1904
   the winner was   
Jack White
At Royal St. George's
David Brown
   was born on   
May 10, 1904
CEO (Aston Martin Lagonda)
1904
      
Russo-Japanese War is Fought in Large Part on Korean Soil
Maurice Greenfield Invented the Pogo-stick in 1904
   is   
False
George Hansburg patented the first pogo stick in 1919.
1904
   Melbourne Cup winner was   
Acrasia
Jockey - Tom Clayton, Trainer - A. E. Wills, Owner - H. Oxenbam, Time - 3.28.25
Born Archibald Leach, B. 1904 D. 1986, Married 5 Times
   are all   
Facts About Cary Grant
In the mid-1950’s Cary Grant formed his own production company called Grantley Productions. He had his only child with his 4th wife Dyan Cannon (33 years younger than him) – a daughter Jennifer. John Cleese’s character in the film “A Fish Called Wanda” was named after Grant’s real name, Archie Leach. By the time Grant died, there was considerable suspicion that he was bisexual.
1904
   was the year   
Russia and Japan Declared War
Feb 10
Hippolyte Lefebvre
   created the sculpture   
Allegory of the Republic in the Cour D'honneur, 1904
Auguste Rodin
   created the sculpture   
The Thinker, 1904
1904
   Preakness Stakes winner was   
Bryn Mawr
Gene Hildebrand on board -- Trainer W. F. Presgrave -- Goughacres Stable -- 1:44.20
1904
   winner was   
Delhi
George M. Odom up, Trainer: James G. Rowe, Sr., Owner: James R. Keene -- 2:06.60
Cy Young
   pitched a perfect game on   
May 5th 1904
Boston Americans 3, Philadelphia Athletics 0 at Boston, Massachusetts -- 37 years old
1904 - 1908
   the Australian Governor-General was   
Henry Stafford Northcote
Officially addressed as His Excellency The Right Honourable and Baron Northcote. Awarded GCMG, GCIE, CB, PC. Born London, England, UK.
1903 - 1904
   the Australian Governor-General was   
Hallam Tennyson
Officially addressed as His Excellency The Right Honourable and Baron Tennyson. Awarded GCMG, PC. Born Twickenham, England, UK.
1904
   was won by   
Ascetic's Silver
P. Dunne
1904
   the winner was the   
Ottawa Silver Seven
1904
   was the year   
The Land Speed Record First Exceeded 100mph
Louis Rigolly of France July 21, 1904, driving a Gobron Brillié which was powered by a 13,600 cc engine developing a now lowly 130 bhp.
Claude Terrasse
   composed   
Monsieur De La Palisse (1904)
Viktor Jacobi
   composed   
A Rátartós Királykisasszony (1904)
The Haughty Princess
James Henry O'Rourke (1872-1904)
   had the nickname   
“Orator Jim”






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