On This Day

What Happened on October 4, 1873

Historical Events

  • British Open Men's Golf, St Andrews: Scotsman Tom Kidd beats countryman Jamie Anderson by 1 stroke; first Open not held at Prestwick GC
  • Toronto Argonauts Football Club (CFL) forms as Argonaut Rowing Club rugby-football squad; oldest existing pro sports team in North America still using original name
1873 Highlights

About October 4, 1873

Day of the Week: Saturday
How Long Ago? 147 years, 1 month and 23 days
Leap Year: No

Star Sign: Libra