What Happened on May 4, 1858

Historical Events

  • War of Reform (Mexico); Liberals establish capital at Vera Cruz

Famous Deaths

Aimé BonplandAimé Bonpland (1773-1858)

French explorer and botanist who traveled with Alexander von Humboldt, dies at 84 (date disputed)

1858 Highlights

About May 4, 1858

Day of the Week: Tuesday
How Long Ago? 164 years, 9 months and 3 days
Leap Year: No

Star Sign: Taurus