On This Day

What Happened on July 4, 1848

Famous Deaths

  • Francois Rene de Chateaubriand, French novelist (Atala), dies at 79
1848 Highlights

About July 4, 1848

Day of the Week: Tuesday
How Long Ago? 172 years, 6 months and 15 days
Leap Year: Yes

Star Sign: Cancer