What Happened on September 4, 1888

Historical Events

Roll-film Camera

George Eastman patents the first roll-film camera and registers the brand name "Kodak"

Famous Birthdays

  • Oskar Schlemmer, German painter, sculptor and choreographer (Triadisches Ballett), born in Stuttgart, German Empire (d. 1943)
Born in 1888
1888 Highlights

About September 4, 1888

Day of the Week: Tuesday
How Long Ago? 135 years and 20 days
Leap Year: Yes

Generation: Lost Generation
Star Sign: Virgo