On This Day

What Happened on September 4, 1853

Famous Birthdays

  • Hermann Wissmann, German African explorer and governor of East-Africa, born in Frankfurt, Germany (d. 1905)

Famous Deaths

  • Jonathan Blewitt, English organist and composer, dies at 71
1853 Highlights

About September 4, 1853

Day of the Week: Sunday
How Long Ago? 167 years, 1 month and 20 days
Leap Year: No

Star Sign: Virgo