On This Day

What Happened on November 4, 1873

Historical Events

  • Dentist John Beers of San Francisco patents the gold crown

Famous Birthdays

  • Bobby Wallace, Baseball Hall of Fame shortstop, pitcher, manager, umpire and scout (St. Louis Browns), born in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania (d. 1960)
  • G. E. Moore, English philosopher (systematic approach to ethical problems), born in London (d. 1958)
1873 Highlights

About November 4, 1873

Day of the Week: Tuesday
How Long Ago? 147 years, 10 months and 21 days
Leap Year: No

Star Sign: Scorpio