What Happened on May 4, 1893

Day of the Week: Thursday

Historical Events

  • Cowboy Bill Pickett invents bulldogging, the skill of grabbing cattle by the horns and wrestling them to the ground

Famous Birthdays

  • Edgar Dearing, Ceres CA, actor (Abraham Lincoln, Free & Easy)
  • Royal Butler, [Edwin Richey], actor, born in Atlanta, Georgia

Famous Deaths

  • George Washington Hewitt, composer, dies at 82