What Happened on February 4, 1895

Day of the Week: Monday

Historical Events

  • 1st rolling lift bridge opens in Chicago

Famous Birthdays

  • Annie [Anna HM] Romein-Verschoor, Dutch historian (Erflaters)
  • Hanns [Johann] Rauter, German SS-lt-general/SS police chief in Neth
  • Nigel Bruce, British actor (Rebecca, Suspicion, Sherlock Holmes), born in Ensenada, Baja California, Mexico (d. 1953)

Famous Deaths

  • Faustina Hasse Hodges, composer, dies at 71