On This Day

What Happened on May 4, 1869

Historical Events

  • Cincinnati Red Stockings play their 1st official baseball game, a win against the Great Western Base Ball Club, 45-9
  • The Naval Battle of Hakodate takes place in Japan.
1869 Highlights

About May 4, 1869

Day of the Week: Tuesday
How Long Ago? 152 years and 7 months
Leap Year: No

Star Sign: Taurus