What Happened on April 6, 1883

Day of the Week: Friday

Historical Events

  • Start of Sherlock Holmes "Adventure of Speckled Band" (BG)

Famous Birthdays

  • Mien Labberton, Dutch poetress
  • Walter Huston, Canadian actor (Maltese Falcon, Treasure of Sierra Madre), born in Toronto, Ontario, Canada (d. 1950)

Famous Deaths

  • Benjamin Wright Raymond, American politician (b. 1801)