On This Day

What Happened on November 4, 1862

Historical Events

  • Dr Richard Gatling patents Gatling machine gun in Indianapolis

Famous Birthdays

  • Eden Phillpotts, English novelist, poet and playwright (Red Madymaynes), born in Mount Abu, Rajasthan, India (d. 1960)
1862 Highlights

About November 4, 1862

Day of the Week: Tuesday
How Long Ago? 157 years, 11 months and 17 days
Leap Year: No

Star Sign: Scorpio