What Happened on October 4, 1895

Day of the Week: Friday

Historical Events

  • Horace Rawlins shoots a 173 to win 1st US Open golf tournament at Newport, Rhode Island

Famous Birthdays

  • Buster [Joseph F] Keaton, actor (Navigator, Steamboat Bill, Jr)
  • Richard Sorge, German spy for USSR in Tokyo (WWII)
  • Sergei Jessenin, writer