On This Day

What Happened on November 4, 1884

Historical Events


Event of interestEvent of Interest

Grover Cleveland (D) beats James G. Blaine (R) for his 1st presidential term (only American president to serve 2 non-consecutive terms)

US President Grover Cleveland
US President
Grover Cleveland

Famous Birthdays

  • Henry George "Harry" Ferguson, Irish aviator, engineer and inventor (Modern tractor), born in County Down, Ireland, United Kingdom (d. 1960)
1884 Highlights

About November 4, 1884

Day of the Week: Tuesday
How Long Ago? 136 years and 24 days
Leap Year: Yes

Generation Lost Generation
Star Sign: Scorpio