On This Day

What Happened on July 4, 1884

Historical Events

  • 1st US bullfight held (Dodge City Ks)

USAStatue of Liberty

Statue of Liberty presented to US in Paris

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The Statue of Liberty, New York
The Statue of Liberty, New York
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Famous Birthdays

  • Alexander Byvanck, Dutch art historian and archaeologist, born in Leiden, Netherlands (d. 1970)
1884 Highlights

About July 4, 1884

Day of the Week: Friday
How Long Ago? 136 years, 4 months and 24 days
Leap Year: Yes

Generation Lost Generation
Star Sign: Cancer