What Happened on January 4, 1878

Historical Events

  • Sofia is emancipated from Ottoman rule.

Famous Birthdays

  • Alfred Edgar Coppard, English short story writer (Black Dogs & Other Stories), born in Folkestone, England (d. 1957)
  • Augustus John, Welsh painter (d. 1961)
1878 Highlights

About January 4, 1878

Day of the Week: Friday
How Long Ago? 145 years, 1 month and 1 day
Leap Year: No

Star Sign: Capricorn