On This Day

What Happened on August 4, 1875

Famous Deaths

Hans Christian Andersen

Hans Christian Andersen, Danish author of 150 fairy tales (The Ugly Duckling, The Snow Queen), dies at 70

1875 Highlights

About August 4, 1875

Day of the Week: Wednesday
How Long Ago? 146 years, 5 months and 18 days
Leap Year: No

Star Sign: Leo