On This Day

What Happened on April 4, 1848

Famous Deaths

Ludwig Leichhardt

Ludwig Leichhardt, German explorer of northern and central Australia, dies on an expedition at 34

1848 Highlights

About April 4, 1848

Day of the Week: Tuesday
How Long Ago? 174 years, 1 month and 12 days
Leap Year: Yes

Star Sign: Aries