On This Day

What Happened on December 4, 1889

Historical Events

  • Explorer Henery Morton Stanley's expedition reaches Bagamoyo in Indian Ocean

Famous Birthdays

  • Isabel Randolph, American actress (Fuller Brush Girl, Our Miss Brooks), born in Chicago, Illinois (d. 1973)
1889 Highlights

About December 4, 1889

Day of the Week: Wednesday
How Long Ago? 131 years, 9 months and 12 days
Leap Year: No

Generation: Lost Generation
Star Sign: Sagittarius