February 4, 1939 in History

Day of the Week: Saturday

Events in History

  • Glenn Cunningham (top miler) says 4-min mile beyond human effort

Birthdays in History

  • Jacques Charlier, Belgian sculptor
  • Stan Lundine, (Rep-D-NY, 1976-86)

Deaths in History

  • Edward Sapir, US linguist/cultural antropologist (indian), dies at 55
  • Henri W A Deterding, Dutch oil magnate (Royal Oil, Shell), dies at 72