January 4, 1896 in History

Day of the Week: Saturday

Events in History

  • Following Mormon abandonment of polygamy, Utah admitted as 45th state

Birthdays in History

  • Everett Dirksen, American politician (Sen-R-Ill) (d. 1969)

Deaths in History

  • Joseph Hubert Reinkens, German Old Catholic bishop (b. 1821)