What Happened on July 4, 1883

Historical Events

  • Buffalo Bill Cody presents 1st wild west show, North Platte, Nebraska

Famous Birthdays

  • Maximilian Steinberg, Russian composer, born in Vilnius, Russian Empire (d. 1946)

Rube GoldbergRube Goldberg (1883-1970)

American cartoonist who made the easy outrageously difficult (Pulitzer Prize 1948), born in San Francisco, California

Born in 1883
1883 Highlights

About July 4, 1883

Day of the Week: Wednesday
How Long Ago? 139 years, 8 months and 24 days
Leap Year: No

Generation: Lost Generation
Star Sign: Cancer