What Happened on December 4, 1875

Day of the Week: Saturday

Historical Events

Event of interestEvent of Interest

William Magear Tweed "Boss Tweed" (Tammany Hall, NYC) escapes from jail

Politician Boss Tweed
Boss Tweed

Famous Birthdays

  • Joe Corbett, American baseball player (d. 1945)
  • Rainer Maria Rilke, Austrian poet (Ana, The City, Duino Elegies), born in Prague, Bohemia, Austria-Hungary (d. 1926)