On This Day

What Happened on April 4, 1859

Historical Events

  • Bryant's Minstrels debut "Dixie" in New York City in the finale of a blackface minstrel show
  • Opera "Dinorah" is produced in Paris
1859 Highlights

About April 4, 1859

Day of the Week: Monday
How Long Ago? 162 years, 7 months and 23 days
Leap Year: No

Star Sign: Aries