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Source: Wikipedia Historical context
  • Koningin WilhelminaKoningin Wilhelmina (Huis van Oranje-Nassau) was from 1890 till 1948 sovereign of the Netherlands (also known as Koninkrijk der Nederlanden)
  • In The Netherlands , there was from August 1, 1901 to August 16, 1905 the cabinet Kuijper, with Dr. A. Kuijper (AR) as prime minister.
  • The Netherlands had about 5.4 million citizens.
  • Charles Stewart Rolls meets Frederick Henry Royce at the Midland Hotel in Manchester, England.
  • Polytechnic University of the Philippines founded as Manila Business School through the superintendence of the American C.A. O'Reilley.
  • The Russo-Japanese War over Korea and Manchuria begins after the Battle of Port Arthur.
Weather

The temperature on February 21, 1904 was between 7.6 °C and 9.3 °C and averaged 8.5 °C. The average windspeed was 5 Bft (very strong wind) and was prevailing from the west-southwest.

Source: KNMI (weather station De Bilt/The Netherlands) 

Source: Delpher (Koninklijke Bibliotheek Newspapers from February 21, 1904 at Delpher

Born on February 21
Died on February 21

Names that were popular for boys in 1904
  • Johannes
  • Jan
  • Cornelis
  • Hendrik
  • Willem
  • Pieter
  • Gerrit
  • Petrus
  • Adrianus
  • Jacobus
  • Jacob
  • Wilhelmus
  • Dirk
  • Gerardus
  • Antonius
Names that were popular for girls in 1904
  • Maria
  • Johanna
  • Anna
  • Cornelia
  • Elisabeth
  • Wilhelmina
  • Hendrika
  • Adriana
  • Catharina
  • Petronella
  • Jacoba
  • Aaltje
  • Geertruida
  • Grietje
  • Helena