On This Day

What Happened on December 4, 1840

Famous Birthdays


Person of interestCrazy Horse

Crazy Horse [Tashunka Witko], Oglala Sioux chief (Battle of the Little Bighorn), born in Fort Robinson, Nebraska (d. 1877)

Native American War Leader Crazy Horse
Native American War Leader
Crazy Horse

1840 Highlights

About December 4, 1840

Day of the Week: Friday
How Long Ago? 180 years, 2 months and 22 days
Leap Year: Yes

Star Sign: Sagittarius