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What Happened on April 4, 1888

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Person of interestTris Speaker

Tris Speaker, American baseball player, hit more doubles than Pete Rose, born in Hubbard, Texas (d. 1958)

Baseball Player Tris Speaker
Baseball Player
Tris Speaker
  • Zdzisław Żygulski, Sr., Polish literary historian, born in Przemyśl, Poland (d. 1975)
1888 Highlights

About April 4, 1888

Day of the Week: Wednesday
How Long Ago? 132 years, 7 months and 22 days
Leap Year: Yes

Generation Lost Generation
Star Sign: Aries