On This Day

What Happened on October 4, 1872

Famous Birthdays

  • Ernest Blood, American Naismith Memorial Basketball Hall of Fame coach (Passaic HS, NJ, 200-1 record, 1915-24), born in Manchester, New Hampshire (d. 1955)
1872 Highlights

About October 4, 1872

Day of the Week: Friday
How Long Ago? 148 years, 3 months and 15 days
Leap Year: Yes

Star Sign: Libra