On This Day

What Happened on April 4, 1866

Historical Events

Assassination Attempt

Alexander II of Russia narrowly escapes an assassination attempt by Dmitry Karakozov in the city of St. Petersburg

Famous Birthdays

  • George P Baker, American educator and playwright (47 Workshop), born in Providence, Rhode Island (d. 1935)
1866 Highlights

About April 4, 1866

Day of the Week: Wednesday
How Long Ago? 155 years, 9 months and 23 days
Leap Year: No

Star Sign: Aries