On This Day

What Happened on August 4, 1790

Historical Events

  • United States Revenue Cutter Service is established to serve as an armed customs enforcement service (becoming the US Coast Guard in 1915)
1790 Highlights

About August 4, 1790

Day of the Week: Wednesday
How Long Ago? 230 years, 3 months and 23 days
Leap Year: No

Star Sign: Leo