February 4, 1880 in History

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Events in History

  • Steele MacKay's "Hazel Kirke" premieres in NYC

MurderMurder of Interest

The Black donnelly massacre. James (63), Johannah (56), John (32), Thomas (25) and Bridget (21) Donnelly are murdered in their home by members of the Vigilance Committee

Squatter James Donnelly
Squatter
James Donnelly

Deaths in History


MurderMurder of Interest

James Donnelly, Irish-Canadian patriarch of the "Black Donnellys", murdered in the Black Donnelly massacre at 63

Squatter James Donnelly
Squatter
James Donnelly